Family:
Liliaceae Juss.

Fritillaria Tourn. ex L.

This genus is accepted, and its native range is NW. Africa, Temp. Eurasia to N. Myanmar, Alaska to NW. Mexico.

Native to:

Afghanistan, Alaska, Albania, Alberta, Aleutian Is., Algeria, Altay, Amur, Arizona, Austria, Belarus, British Columbia, Bulgaria, Buryatiya, California, Central European Rus, China North-Central, China South-Central, China Southeast, Chita, Colorado, Cyprus, Czechoslovakia, East Aegean Is., East European Russia, East Himalaya, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Idaho, Inner Mongolia, Iran, Iraq, Irkutsk, Italy, Japan, Kamchatka, Kazakhstan, Khabarovsk, Kirgizstan, Korea, Krasnoyarsk, Kriti, Kuril Is., Lebanon-Syria, Libya, Magadan, Manchuria, Mexico Northwest, Mongolia, Montana, Morocco, Myanmar, Nebraska, Nepal, Netherlands, Nevada, New Mexico, North Caucasus, North Dakota, Northwest European R, Oregon, Pakistan, Palestine, Poland, Portugal, Primorye, Qinghai, Romania, Sakhalin, Sicilia, South Dakota, South European Russi, Spain, Switzerland, Tadzhikistan, Tibet, Transcaucasus, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkey-in-Europe, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, Utah, Uzbekistan, Washington, West Himalaya, West Siberia, Wyoming, Xinjiang, Yugoslavia

Extinct in:

Belgium

Introduced into:

Baltic States, Denmark, Finland, Great Britain, Norway, Sweden

Fritillaria Tourn. ex L. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Watson, J.M. [1629], Turkey 30796.000 No
30805.000 No
Mathew, B. [1885] 31155.000 No
Furse, P. [2016] 31208.000 No
Iran 34058.000 No
s.coll. [s.n.] 45674.000 No

First published in Sp. Pl.: 303 (1753)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (2001). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS E-F: 1-50919.
  • Teksen, M. & Aytaç, Z. (2011). The revision of the genus Fritillaria L. (Liliaceae) in the Mediterranean region (Turkey) Turkish Journal of Botany 35: 447-478.

  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

  • 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 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