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This species is accepted, and its native range is Macaronesia.
Asparagus scoparius

Native to:

Canary Is., Madeira, Selvagens

Introduced into:

Argentina Northeast

Asparagus scoparius Lowe appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Sep 16, 1905 Lowe? [555], Algeria K000255644 Unknown type material
Sep 16, 1905 Lowe? [555], Algeria K000255643 Unknown type material
Durando, G.-L. [s.n.], Algeria K000255632 Unknown type material
Paiva [166], Algeria K000255645 Unknown type material
Lowe, R.T. [s.n.], Algeria K000255642 Unknown type material
Hooker, J.D. [102], Cape Verde K001134473
Cardoso, J. [113], Cape Verde K001134476
Vogel [4], Cape Verde K001134472
Chevalier, A. [s.n.], Cape Verde K001134477
Newton [s.n.], Cape Verde K001134475
Welwitsch [3853], Cape Verde K001134478
Welwitsch [3880], Cape Verde K001134474

First published in Trans. Cambridge Philos. Soc. 4: 11 (1831)

Accepted by

  • Dobignard, D. & Chatelain, C. (2010). Index synonymique de la flore d'Afrique du nord 1: 1-455. Éditions des conservatoire et jardin botaniques, Genève.
  • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 1-529. MIM, Deurne.
  • Hansen, A. & Sunding, P. (1985). Flora of Macaronesia. Checklist of vascular plants. 3. revised edition Sommerfeltia 1: 5-103.
  • Zuloaga, F.O. & Morrone, O. (eds.) (1996). Pteridophyta, Gymnospermae y Angiospermae (Monocotyledoneae) Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares de la República Argentina 1: 1-323. Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Dobignard, D. & Chatelain, C. (2010). Index synonymique de la flore d'Afrique du nord 1: 1-455. Éditions des conservatoire et jardin botaniques, Genève.
  • Zuloaga, F.O. & Morrone, O. (eds.) (1996). Pteridophyta, Gymnospermae y Angiospermae (Monocotyledoneae) Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares de la República Argentina 1: 1-323. Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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Kew Backbone Distributions
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/
© 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 2021. 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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