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This species is accepted, and its native range is Spain, NW. Africa.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

Algeria, Morocco, Spain

Gagea algeriensis (Chabert) Chabert ex Batt. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jan 1, 2008 Whitehead, M.J. [13], Morocco Gagea wilczekii K000501352
Aug 1, 2010 Mardochée [s.n.], Morocco Gagea cossoniana K000363652 Unknown type material

First published in Bull. Soc. Bot. France 46: 288 (1899)

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.
  • Tison, J.M. (2009). An update of the genus Gagea Salisb. (Liliaceae) in the Iberian peninsula Lagascalia 29: 7-22.

Not accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS G: 1-40325. [Cited as Gagea cossoniana.]

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