Hypericum hircinum L.

First published in Sp. Pl.: 784 (1753)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Medit. to Arabian Peninsula. It is a shrub and grows primarily in the subtropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Baleares, Corse, Cyprus, East Aegean Is., France, Greece, Italy, Kriti, Lebanon-Syria, Morocco, Palestine, Sardegna, Saudi Arabia, Sicilia, Spain, Turkey

Introduced into:

Great Britain, Ireland, Portugal, Yugoslavia

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Parslow, R. & Bennallick, I. (2017). The new flora of the Isles of Scilly: 1-539. Parslow Press.
  • Robson, N.K.B. (1985). Studies in the genus Hypericum L. (Guttiferae). 3. Sections 1. Campylosporus to 6a. Umbraculoides. Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History). Botany 12: 163-325.

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Robson, N.K.B. (1985). Studies in the genus Hypericum L. (Guttiferae). 3. Sections 1. Campylosporus to 6a. Umbraculoides. Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History). Botany 12: 163-325.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Jan 1, 1964 Bourgeau E. [2735], Spain K000677024 Yes
Jan 1, 1964 Bourgeau E. [2735], Spain K000677025 Yes
Jan 1, 1964 Bourgeau E. [2735], Spain K000677023 Yes
Lowne, B.T. [s.n.], Lebanon K000315783 No
Davis, P.H. [10088], Lebanon K000315784 Yes
Ehrenberg, C.G. [s.n.], Lebanon K000315785 No
s.coll. [s.n.], Lebanon K000315786 No
Lowne, B.T. [s.n.], Lebanon K000315788 No
Bornmuller, J. [237], Lebanon K000315789 No
Kotschy [262], Lebanon K000315790 No
Aucher [880], Lebanon K000315791 No
Boissier, E. [s.n.], Lebanon K000315792 No
Boissier, E. [s.n.], Lebanon K000315796 No
Hooker, J.D. [s.n.] K000315793 No
Blanche [949], Lebanon K000315794 No
Osborne [s.n.], Lebanon K000315787 No
Bove, N. [468], Israel K000315795 Yes
Collenette, J.S. [1396], Saudi Arabia K000315797 No

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
  • Kew Science Photographs

    • Copyright applied to individual images