Genus:
Thymus L.

Thymus serpyllum L.

This species is accepted, and its native range is Europe to Siberia.

[FTEA]

Lamiaceae (Labiatae), A.J. Paton, G. Bramley, O. Ryding, R.M. Polhill, Y.B. Harvey, M. Iwarsson, F. Willis, P.B. Phillipson, K. Balkwill, C.W. Lukhoba, D.F. Otieno, & R.M. Harley. Flora of Tropical East Africa. 2009

Morphology Leaves
Differs in having broader elliptic leaves with flat margins and often with short petioles.
Note
No specimen seen.

Doubtfully present in:

Romania

Native to:

Austria, Baltic States, Belarus, Belgium, Buryatiya, Central European Rus, Czechoslovakia, Denmark, East European Russia, Finland, France, Germany, Great Britain, Hungary, Netherlands, North European Russi, Northwest European R, Norway, Poland, Sweden, Ukraine, West Siberia

English
Breckland Thyme

Thymus serpyllum L. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Schulze, M. [s.n.], Germany K001070032 Yes
Kotschy, C.G.T. [572], Iran K001070046 Yes
Kotschy, K.G.T. [327] K001070048 Yes
Schulze, M. [s.n.], Germany K001070033 Yes
Kotschy, K.G.T. [s.n.] K001070051 Yes
Layard, A.H. [384] K001070045 Yes
Bode [s.n.], Iran K001070049 Yes
Kotschy, K.G.T. [s.n.] K001070044 Yes
Kotschy, K.G.T. [282] K001070047 Yes
Chase, M.W. [7723], United Kingdom K000696767 No
Kotschy, K.G.T. [s.n.] K001070050 Yes
Schulze, M. [s.n.], Germany K001070034 Yes

First published in Sp. Pl.: 590 (1753)

Accepted by

  • Aver'ianov, L.V. & al. (2006). Illyustrirovannyi opredelitel' rastenii Leningradskoi oblasti: 1-799. Nauka, Moskva.
  • Dimopoulos, P., Raus, T., Bergmeier, E., Constantinidis, T., Iatrou, G., Kokkini, S., Strid, A., & Tzanoudakis, D. (2013). Vascular plants of Greece. An annotated checklist: 1-372. Botanic gardens and botanical museum Berlin-Dahlem, Berlin and Hellenic botanical society, Athens.
  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Hokche, O., Berry, P.E. & Huber, O. (eds.) (2008). Nuevo Catálogo de la Flora Vascular de Venezuela: 1-859. Fundación Instituto Botánico de Venezuela.
  • Mirek, Z., Piękoś-Mirkowa, H., Zając, A. & Zając, M (2020). Vascular plants of Poland an annotated checklist: 1-526. W. Szafer institute of botany, Polish academy of sciences, Krakow, Poland.
  • Van Heurck, H. & De Beucker, J.I. (1861). Antwerpsche Analytische Flora 1: 1-192. Drukkerij der weduwe Jos. Van Ishoven, Antwerpen.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Aver'ianov, L.V. & al. (2006). Illyustrirovannyi opredelitel' rastenii Leningradskoi oblasti: 1-799. Nauka, Moskva.

Flora of Tropical East Africa

  • Jex-Blake, Gard. E. Afr., ed. 4: 268 (1957)
  • K.H.S., Gard. E. Afr.: 172 (1995)

  • Art and Illustrations in Digifolia

    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew

  • Flora of Tropical East Africa

    Flora of Tropical East Africa
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  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

  • 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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