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This species is accepted, and its native range is Kriti, Cyprus, Turkey to Israel.
Alcea setosa

Native to:

Cyprus, Kriti, Lebanon-Syria, Palestine, Turkey, Turkey-in-Europe

Introduced into:

Italy, Tunisia, Yugoslavia

Alcea setosa (Boiss.) Alef. appears in other Kew resources:

First published in Oesterr. Bot. Z. 12: 255 (1862)

Accepted by

  • Danin, A. & Fragman- Sapir, O. (2019). Flora of Israel Online http://flora.org.il/en/plants/.
  • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 529. MIM, Deurne.
  • Riedl, I. (1976). Flora Iranica 120: 1-86. Akademische Druck- u. Verlagsanstalt, Graz.
  • Townsend, C.C. & Guest, E. (eds.) (1980). Flora of Iraq 4(1): 1-628. Ministry of Agriculture & Agrarian Reform, Baghdad.
  • Tutin, T.G. & al. (eds.) (1968). Flora Europaea 2: 1-469. Cambridge University Press.
  • Uzunhisarcikli, N.E. & Vural, M. (2012). The taxonomic revision of Alcea and Althaea (Malvaceae) in Turkey Turkish Journal of Botany 36: 603-636.
  • von Raab-Straube, E. & Raus, T. (eds.) (2017). Euro+Med-checklist notulae, 8 Willdenowia 47: 293-309.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Danin, A. & Fragman- Sapir, O. (2019). Flora of Israel Online http://flora.org.il/en/plants/.
  • von Raab-Straube, E. & Raus, T. (eds.) (2017). Euro+Med-checklist notulae, 8 Willdenowia 47: 293-309.

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/
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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/
© Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

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