1. Family: Iridaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Micranthus (Pers.) Eckl.
      1. Micranthus plantagineus Eckl.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is SW. & S. Cape Prov.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Cape Provinces

    Micranthus plantagineus Eckl. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    South Africa Micranthus plantagineus var. junceus K000363659
    Zeyher [1610], South Africa Micranthus plantagineus var. junceus K000320509
    Zeyher [1611], South Africa Micranthus plantagineus var. junceus K000320508
    Drege [8445], South Africa Micranthus plantagineus var. junceus K000320510
    Drege [8444], South Africa Micranthus plantagineus var. junceus K000320507 Unknown type material

    First published in Topogr. Verz. Pflanzensamml. Ecklon: 43 (1827)

    Accepted by

    • Goldblatt, P., Manning, J.C. & Gereau, R.E. (2013). The Cape genus Micranthus (Iridaceae: Crocoideae), nomenclature and taxonomy Botanica Australis 43: 127-144.
    • Innes, C. (1985). The World of Iridaceae: 1-407. Holly Gare International Ltd., Ashington.

    Not accepted by

    • Germishuizen, G. & Meyer, N.L. (eds.) (2003). Plants of Southern Africa: an annotated checklist. Strelitzia 14.: i-vi, 1-1231. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria. [Cited as Micranthus alopecuroides.]

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Germishuizen, G. & Meyer, N.L. (eds.) (2003). Plants of Southern Africa: an annotated checklist. Strelitzia 14.: i-vi, 1-1231. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0