Genus:
Acanthus L.

Acanthus hirsutus Boiss.

This species is accepted, and its native range is E. Aegean Islands to Turkey.

Native to:

East Aegean Is., Lebanon-Syria, Palestine, Turkey, Turkey-in-Europe

Acanthus hirsutus Boiss. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Boissier, P.E. [s.n.], Turkey K000885399
Kotschy, K.T.G. [404], Turkey K000885400
Boissier, P.E. [s.n.], Turkey K000885401

First published in Diagn. Pl. Orient. 4: 86 (1844)

Accepted by

  • 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. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 529. MIM, Deurne.

  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

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  • 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 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

  • Kew Science Photographs

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