Pallenis spinosa (L.) Cass.

First published in G.-F.Cuvier, Dict. Sci. Nat., ed. 2. 37: 276 (1825)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Macaronesia, Medit. to Iran. It is an annual and grows primarily in the subtropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Albania, Algeria, Baleares, Bulgaria, Canary Is., Corse, Cyprus, East Aegean Is., Egypt, France, Greece, Iran, Iraq, Italy, Kriti, Lebanon-Syria, Libya, Morocco, North Caucasus, Palestine, Portugal, Sardegna, Sicilia, Spain, Transcaucasus, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkey-in-Europe, Turkmenistan, Yugoslavia

Introduced into:

South Australia, Victoria

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Classification

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POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Ghazanfar, S.A., Edmondson, J.R. & Hind, D.J.N. (eds.) (2019). Flora of Iraq 6: 1-458. Ministry of Agriculture & Agrarian Reform, Baghdad.
  • Roskov Y. & al. (eds.) (2018). Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
May 1, 1987 [illegible] [83] Morocco Asteriscus spinosus K000410243 Type Yes
May 1, 1987 Tanger [s.n.] Morocco Asteriscus spinosus K000410244 Type Yes
May 1, 1987 [Boirne] [593] Morocco Asteriscus spinosus K000410242 Type Yes
May 1, 1987 Tanger [s.n.] Morocco Asteriscus spinosus K000410241 Type Yes
May 1, 1987 Salzman [s.n.] Morocco Asteriscus spinosus K000410245 Type Yes
May 1, 1987 Mitchell [s.n.] Morocco Asteriscus spinosus K000410246 Unknown Type Material Yes
Jan 1, 1985 Libya Asteriscus spinosus K000410248 Unknown Type Material Yes
Jan 1, 1985 Salzmann [s.n.] Libya Asteriscus spinosus K000410247 Type Yes

Sources

  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

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  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Science Photographs

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