Zephyra elegans D.Don

First published in Edinburgh New Philos. J. 1832(Oct.): 236 (1832)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is N. Chile (to Coquimbo). It is a tuberous geophyte and grows primarly in the desert or dry shrubland biome(s).

Distribution

Native to:

Chile Central, Chile North

Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Hoffmann, A.E. (1989). Chilean Monocotyledonous geophytes Taxonomic considerations and their state of conservation. Herbertia 45: 13-29.

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Hoffmann, A.E. (1989). Chilean Monocotyledonous geophytes Taxonomic considerations and their state of conservation. Herbertia 45: 13-29.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Jan 1, 2007 Cuming, H. [872], Chile K000524972 Yes
Jan 1, 2007 s.coll. [872], Coquimbo K000524973 Yes
Jan 1, 2007 King, T. [s.n.], Chile K000524974 Yes
Bridges [1312] K000524975 Yes

Sources

  • 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 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