Family:
Betulaceae Gray
Genus:
Alnus Mill.

Alnus orientalis Decne.

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

Native to:

Cyprus, Iran, Lebanon-Syria, Palestine, Turkey

English
Oriental Alder

Alnus orientalis Decne. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Jan 1, 1981 Kennedy, E.W. [290], Cyprus K000618046 Yes

First published in Ann. Sci. Nat., Bot., sér. 2, 4: 348 (1835)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 1-529. MIM, Deurne.
  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Zare, H. & Amini, T. (2012). A review of the genus Alnus Gaertn. in Iran, new records and new species. Iranian Journal of Botany 18: 10-21.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Zare, H. & Amini, T. (2012). A review of the genus Alnus Gaertn. in Iran, new records and new species. Iranian Journal of Botany 18: 10-21.

  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

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  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

  • Kew Living Collection Database

    Common Names from Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew Living Collection https://www.kew.org/

  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2022. 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

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