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This species is accepted, and its native range is E. Turkey to Iran.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

Iran, Iraq, North Caucasus, Transcaucasus, Turkey, Turkmenistan

Gagea confusa A.Terracc. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jan 1, 2004 Pilcher, T. [s.n.] K000203711 Unknown type material

First published in Boll. Soc. Orto Palermo, ser. 2, 3: 5 (1904)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS G: 1-40325.
  • Levichev, I.G. (2006). A review of the Gagea (Liliaceae) species in the flora of Caucasus Botanicheskii Zhurnal. Moscow & Leningrad 91: 917-951.
  • Peruzzi, L. & Tison, J.-M. (2004). Typification and taxonomic status of eleven taxa of Gagea Salisb. (Liliaceae) described by Achille and Nicola Terracciano and conserved at Napoli (NAP) Candollea 59: 325-346.
  • Takhtajan, A.L. (ed.) (2006). Konspekt Flora Kavkaza 2: 1-466. Editio Universitatis Petropolitanae.
  • Teksen, M. & Erkul, S.K. (2015). The synopsis of the genus Gagea (Liliaceae) in Turkey Phytotaxa 230: 101-129.
  • Townsend, C.C. & Guest, E. (eds.) (1985). Flora of Iraq 8: 1-440. Ministry of Agriculture & Agrarian Reform, Baghdad.
  • Zarrei, M., Wilkin, P. & Chase, M.W. (2011). Gagea Salisb. (Liliaceae) in Iran: an updated species checklist Phytotaxa 15: 33-43.
  • Zarrei, M., Zarre, S., Wilkin, P. & Rix, M. (2007). Systematic revision of the genus Gagea Salisb. (Liliaceae) in Iran Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society 154: 559-588.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Levichev, I.G. (2006). A review of the Gagea (Liliaceae) species in the flora of Caucasus Botanicheskii Zhurnal. Moscow & Leningrad 91: 917-951.
  • Townsend, C.C. & Guest, E. (eds.) (1985). Flora of Iraq 8: 1-440. Ministry of Agriculture & Agrarian Reform, Baghdad.

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