Nothoscordum inodorum (Aiton) G.Nicholson

First published in Ill. Dict. Gard. 2: 447 (1885)
This name is a synonym of Allium neapolitanum

POWO follows these authorities in synonymising this name:

  • George, A.S. (ed.) (1987). Flora of Australia 45: 1-521. Australian Government Publishing Service, Canberra. [Cited as Allium neapolitanum.]

This name was accepted following an alternative taxonomy by these authorities:

  • Espejo Serena, A. & López-Ferrari, A.R. (1993). Las Monocotiledóneas Mexicanas una Sinopsis Florística 1(1): 1-76. Consejo Nacional de la Flora de México, México D.F. [Cited as Nothoscordum inodorum.]
  • Hansen, A. & Sunding, P. (1985). Flora of Macaronesia. Checklist of vascular plants. 3. revised edition. Sommerfeltia 1: 5-103. [Cited as Nothoscordum inodorum.]
  • Smith, S. & Stansbie, J. (2003). Alliaceae. Flora of Tropical East Africa: 1-8. [Cited as Nothoscordum inodorum.]
  • Van Steenis, C.G.G.J. (ed.) (1979-1983). Flora Malesiana 9: 1-600. Noordhoff-Kolff N.V., Djakarta. [Cited as Nothoscordum inodorum.]

Flora Zambesiaca

  • Ill. Dict. Gard. 3: 447 (1885).
  • ―Smith & Stansbie in F.T.E.A., Alliaceae: 6, fig.2 (2003).

Flora of Tropical East Africa

  • G. Nicholson, Ill. Dict. Gard. 3: 447 (1885).

Other Data

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