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This species is accepted, and its native range is Macaronesia, Medit.
Prasium majus

Native to:

Albania, Algeria, Baleares, Canary Is., Corse, Cyprus, East Aegean Is., Egypt, Greece, Italy, Kriti, Lebanon-Syria, Libya, Madeira, Morocco, Palestine, Portugal, Sardegna, Sicilia, Spain, Tunisia, Turkey, Yugoslavia

Prasium majus L. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jan 1, 2005 Rico, L. [1825], Tunisia K000296109
Jan 1, 1979 Edmondson [2715], Cyprus K000509281
Wrigley, T.C. [65/1439], Yugoslavia K000509280
Zohary, M. [684], Palestine K000509279
Jul 16, 1904 Lowe, R.T. [144], Madeira Prasium medium K000975587
Jul 16, 1904 Lemann, C.M. [s.n.], Madeira Prasium medium K000975582
Jul 16, 1904 Lippold, J.F. [s.n.], Madeira Prasium medium K000975585
Jul 16, 1904 Lowe, R.T. [39], Madeira Prasium medium K000975586
Jul 16, 1904 Lemann, C.M. [s.n.], Madeira Prasium medium K000975584
Jul 16, 1904 Mason, N.H. [s.n.], Madeira Prasium medium K000975583

First published in Sp. Pl.: 601 (1753)

Accepted by

  • Bergmeier, E., Blockeel, T., Böhling, N., Fournaraki, C., Gotsiou, P., Jahn, R., Lansdown, R. & Turland, N. (2011). An inventory of the vascular plants and bryophytes of Gavdopoula island (S Aegean, Greece) and its phytogeographical significance Willdenowia 41: 179-190.
  • Castroviejo, S. & al. (eds.) (2010). Flora Iberica 12: 1-650. Real Jardín Botánico, CSIC, Madrid.
  • Dobignard, A. & Chatelain, C. (2012). Index synonymique de la flore d'Afrique du nord 4: 1-431. Éditions des conservatoire et jardin botaniques, Genève.
  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
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Kew Science Photographs
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