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This species is accepted, and its native range is Sicilia to NW. Iran.

Native to:

Albania, Cyprus, East Aegean Is., Greece, Iran, Italy, Kriti, Krym, Lebanon-Syria, North Caucasus, Palestine, Sicilia, Transcaucasus, Turkey, Turkey-in-Europe, Ukraine

Ajuga orientalis L. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Davis, P.H. [5957], Lebanon K000283446
Davis, P.H. [5437], Lebanon K000283449
Polunin, O. [5245], Lebanon K000283448
Archibald, J.C. [1060], Lebanon K000283450
Mill, J.S. [3562], Greece K000975228
Mill, J.S. [3562], Greece K000975229
Mill, J.S. [s.n.], Greece K000975230
Hayne, W.A. [s.n.], Lebanon K000283447

First published in Sp. Pl.: 561 (1753)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 1-529. MIM, Deurne.

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