Acantholimon Boiss.

First published in Diagn. Pl. Orient. 7: 69 (1846)
This genus is accepted
The native range of this genus is E. Medit. to Xinjiang and W. Himalaya.

Distribution

Native to:

Afghanistan, Albania, East Aegean Is., Greece, Iran, Iraq, Kazakhstan, Kirgizstan, Kriti, Lebanon-Syria, North Caucasus, Pakistan, Tadzhikistan, Transcaucasus, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, West Himalaya, Xinjiang

Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

Accepted Species

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 529. MIM, Deurne.
  • Rechinger, K.H. & Schiman-Czeika, H. (1974). Flora Iranica 108: 1-158. Naturhistorisches Museums Wien.

Flora of Iraq

  • Boiss., Diagn. Pl. Or. Ser. 1, 7, 69 (1846);
  • Bunge, Mem. Ac. Sc. Petersb. ser. 7, 18 (2): 1–72 (1872);
  • Do˘gan & Akaydın, Bot. J. Linn. Soc. 154: 397–419 (2007)

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Sources

  • Flora of Iraq

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  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 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 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0