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This species is accepted, and its native range is E. Medit. to W. Iran.

Native to:

Iran, Iraq, Lebanon-Syria, Palestine, Sinai, Turkey

Nigella deserti Boiss. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Kotschy, C.G.T. [344], Iraq Nigella arvensis var. assyriaca K000694439 syntype
Kotschy, C.G.T. [344], Iraq Nigella arvensis var. assyriaca K000694440

First published in Ann. Sci. Nat., Bot., sér. 2, 16: 359 (1841)

Accepted by

  • Boulos, L. (1999). Flora of Egypt 1: 1-419. Al Hadara Publishing, Cairo.

Not accepted by

  • Townsend, C.C. & Guest, E. (eds.) (1980). Flora of Iraq 4(2): 628-1199. Ministry of Agriculture & Agrarian Reform, Baghdad. [Cited as Nigella arvensis var. assyriaca.]

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Boulos, L. (1999). Flora of Egypt 1: 1-419. Al Hadara Publishing, Cairo.
  • M.Iranshahr, K.H.Rechinger, H.Riedl (1992). Flora Iranica 171: 1-249. Naturhistorisches Museums Wien.
  • Townsend, C.C. & Guest, E. (eds.) (1980). Flora of Iraq 4(2): 628-1199. Ministry of Agriculture & Agrarian Reform, Baghdad.

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