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This species is accepted, and its native range is Iran to Central Asia.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

Afghanistan, Iran, Kirgizstan, Tadzhikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan

Allium xiphopetalum Aitch. & Baker appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Aitchison, J.E.T. [384], Afghanistan K000464331 Unknown type material
Aitchison, J.E.T. [s.n.], Afghanistan K000464332 Unknown type material

First published in Trans. Linn. Soc. London, Bot. 3: 118 (1888)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 1-529. MIM, Deurne.
  • Memariani, F., Joharchi, M.R. & Khassanov, F.O. (2007). Allium L. subgen. Rhizirideum sensu lato in Iran, two new records and a synopsis of taxonomy and phytogeography Iranian Journal of Botany 13: 12-20.
  • Petrova, N.A. (ed.) (1967). Flora Kirgizskoi SSR dopolnenie 1: 1-149. Frunze : Izd-vo KirgizFAN SSSR.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Memariani, F., Joharchi, M.R. & Khassanov, F.O. (2007). Allium L. subgen. Rhizirideum sensu lato in Iran, two new records and a synopsis of taxonomy and phytogeography Iranian Journal of Botany 13: 12-20.
  • Petrova, N.A. (ed.) (1967). Flora Kirgizskoi SSR dopolnenie 1: 1-149. Frunze : Izd-vo KirgizFAN SSSR.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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Kew Backbone Distributions
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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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/
© Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0