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

[FIQ]

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

Morphology General Habit
Biennial herb
Morphology Stem
Stems branched, slightly hairy or glabrescent, 50–80 cm tall
Morphology Leaves
Leaves hirsute on both sides; radical leaves oblong-lanceolate, 8–10 × 1.5–2 cm, petiolate, denticulate; petiole 6–10 cm; cauline leaves few, sessile, 3–5 × 1 cm
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers
Flowers sessile, bracteolate, forming a spike consisting of distant clusters each of 2–5 flowers; bracts small, reniform, denticulate, 2–3.5 × 2–5 mm, hirsute or glabrous
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Calyx
Calyx glabrous or nearly so, calyx lobes lanceolate, 3–5 × 1–1.5 mm; calyx tube turbinate, 2–3 × 1–1.5 mm
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Corolla
Corolla usually glabrous, 4–7 mm
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Androecium Stamens Filaments
Filaments hairy, 2 mm
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Gynoecium Style
Style hairy, 6–8 mm
Morphology Reproductive morphology Fruits
Capsule erect, glabrous, ovoid, 3-locular, 5 × 3 mm, dehiscent by 3 lateral valves near apex
Morphology Reproductive morphology Seeds
Seeds numerous, small, 1.5 × 1 mm, yellow brownish.
Ecology
Stony mountain sides and steep dry rocky slopes, in oak forest and oak-juniper scrub; alt. 1300– 1700 m
Phenology
Flowering and fruiting: Jun.-Aug.
Distribution
Rather rare in the NW and C sectors of the upper forest zone of Iraq. Turkey (SE Anatolia), Caucasus, W, NW & N Iran.

Native to:

Iran, Iraq, Transcaucasus, Turkey

Asyneuma pulchellum (Fisch. & C.A.Mey.) Bornm. appears in other Kew resources:

First published in Beih. Bot. Centralbl. 38(2): 348 (1921)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 1-529. MIM, Deurne.

Literature

Flora of Iraq

  • Bornmüller in Beih. Bot. Centralbl. 38(2): 348 (1921);
  • Damboldt in Fl. Turk. 6: 79 (1978).
  • Fedorov in Fl. URSS 24: 414 (1957);
  • Rawi in Dep. Agr. Iraq Tech. Bull. 14: 127 (1964);
  • Rech. f. & Schiman-Czeika in Fl. Iranica 13: 46 (1965);

Flora of Iraq
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Kew Backbone Distributions
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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