Sternbergia fischeriana (Herb.) Roem.

First published in Fam. Nat. Syn. Monogr. 4: 46 (1847)
This name is a synonym of Sternbergia vernalis

POWO follows these authorities in synonymising this name:

  • Takhtajan, A.L. (ed.) (2006). Konspekt Flora Kavkaza 2: 1-466. Editio Universitatis Petropolitanae. [Cited as Sternbergia vernalis.]

This name was accepted following an alternative taxonomy by these authorities:

  • Czerepanov, S.K. (1995). Vascular Plants of Russia and Adjacent States (The Former USSR): 1-516. Cambridge University Press. [Cited as Sternbergia fischeriana.]
  • Davis, P.H. (ed.) (1984). Flora of Turkey and the East Aegean Islands 8: 1-632. Edinburgh University Press, Edinburgh. [Cited as Sternbergia fischeriana.]
  • Mathew, B. (1983). A Review of the Genus Sternbergia. The Plantsman 5: 1-16. [Cited as Sternbergia fischeriana.]
  • Merkodovich, N.A. (ed.) (1941). Flora Uzbekistana 1: 1-566. Izd-va Akademii nauk Uzbekskoi SSR, Tashkent. [Cited as Sternbergia fischeriana.]
  • Townsend, C.C. & Guest, E. (eds.) (1985). Flora of Iraq 8: 1-440. Ministry of Agriculture & Agrarian Reform, Baghdad. [Cited as Sternbergia fischeriana.]
  • Wendelbo, P. (1970). Flora Iranica 67: 1-8. Naturhistorisches Museums Wien. [Cited as Sternbergia fischeriana.]

Other Data

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