Crocus heuffelianus Herb.

First published in J. Hort. Soc. London 2: 273 (1847)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is SE. Alps, E. Slovakia to W. Romania. It is a tuberous geophyte and grows primarily in the temperate biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Austria, Czechoslovakia, Hungary, Italy, Romania, Ukraine

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

Classification

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POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Peruzzi, L. (2016). Crocus heuffelianus (Iridaceae), a new record for the Italian flora. Phytotaxa 261: 291-294.
  • Rukšāns, J. (2010). Crocuses. A complete guide to the genus: 1-216. Timber Press, Portland, London.
  • Rukšāns, J. (2017). The World of Crocuses: 1-568. The Latvian Academy of Sciences.

An alternative taxonomy had been proposed by the following authorities:

  • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne. [Cited as Crocus vernus.]

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Peruzzi, L. (2016). Crocus heuffelianus (Iridaceae), a new record for the Italian flora. Phytotaxa 261: 291-294.
  • Rukšāns, J. (2010). Crocuses. A complete guide to the genus: 1-216. Timber Press, Portland, London.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Huguenin [s.n.] Romania Crocus banaticus K000499182 Type Yes
s.coll. [s.n.] Bulgaria Crocus banaticus K000499179 Type Yes
Jan [38] Romania Crocus banaticus K000499180 Type Yes
Wierzbicki [1212] Romania Crocus banaticus K000499176 Type Yes
Heuffel [s.n.] Romania Crocus banaticus K000499181 Type Yes
s.coll. [s.n.] Romania Crocus banaticus K000499178 Unknown Type Material Yes
Heuffel [s.n.] Romania Crocus banaticus K000499177 Type Yes
s.coll. [s.n.] Romania Crocus banaticus K000499183 Type 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 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 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 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0