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This species is accepted, and its native range is W. Ireland, SW. France to Iberian Peninsula, N. Morocco.

Native to:

France, Ireland, Morocco, Portugal, Spain

Erica erigena R.Ross appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jun 4, 1969 Mackay, J.T. [s.n.], Ireland K000780953 Unknown type material
Shuttleworth [s.n.], Ireland K000780952
s.coll. [s.n.], Ireland K000780951

First published in Watsonia 7: 164 (1969)

Accepted by

  • Rix, M. (ed.) (2019). Curtis's Botanical Magazine 36(1): 1-82.
  • Nelson, E.C. (2011). Hardy Heathers from the Northern Hemisphere: 1-442. Kew Publishing, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Govaerts, R. (2001). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS E-F: 1-50919.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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Kew Backbone Distributions
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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
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