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This species is accepted, and its native range is SE. Turkey to W. Iran.

[FIQ]

Ghazanfar, S. A. & Edmondson, J. R (Eds). (2014) Flora of Iraq, Volume 5 Part 2: Lythraceae to Campanulaceae.

Morphology General Habit
Aromatic glandular-pubescent low shrub forming large dense cushions or tufts up to 15 cm high
Morphology Branches
Branches densely covered with imbricate marcescent leaves
Morphology Leaves
Leaves sessile, broadly obovate to narrowly oblong, 3–4.5 × 1–2 mm, obtuse, 3–7-dentate to almost entire, pubescent and glandular
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers
Flowers solitary; scape 0.5 mm
Morphology Reproductive morphology Inflorescences Bracts
Bract solitary, oblong, entire, pubescent and glandular
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Calyx
Calyx campanulate-tubular, 4–4.5 mm, lobes linear-oblong, glandular-pubescent
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Corolla
Corolla yellow, tube 12–25 mm, glandular, limb 7–10 mm across, lobes obovate, 2.5–3.5 mm, entire, rounded above
Morphology Reproductive morphology Seeds
Seeds few (about 3).
Ecology
Common on vertical and overhanging rocks and cliffs, in crevices in limestone; alt. 1400–2300 m
Phenology
April.
Distribution
Found in north-east Iraq.

Native to:

Iran, Iraq, Turkey

Dionysia odora Fenzl appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jan 24, 1963 Haussknecht, H.C. [s.n.], Iraq K000750456
Aucher-Eloy, P.M.R. [2610] K000750455
Kotschy, C.G.T. [s.n.], Iraq K000750458
Kotschy, C.G.T. [s.n.], Iraq K000750457
Haussknecht, H.C. [s.n.], Iraq K000750459

First published in Flora 26: 389 (1843)

Accepted by

  • Ghazanfar, S.A. & Edmondson, J.R. (eds.) (2013). Flora of Iraq 5(2): 1-349. Ministry of Agriculture & Agrarian Reform, Baghdad.
  • Govaerts, R. (2000). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS D: 1-30141.

Literature

Flora of Iraq

  • Nábělek in Publ. Fac. Sci. Univ. Masaryk 70: 9 (1926).
  • Fenzl in Flora 26 : 390 (1843);

Flora of Iraq
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