Pancratium tortuosum Herb.

First published in Ann. Nat. Hist. 4: 28 (1840)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Egypt to Eritrea, W. Arabian Peninsula. It is a bulbous geophyte and grows primarily in the subtropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Egypt, Eritrea, Saudi Arabia, Sudan

Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

Classification

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POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Andrews, F.W. (1956). The Flowering Plants of the Sudan 3: 1-579. T.Buncle & co., LTD., Arbroath, Scotland.
  • Boulos, L. (1995). Flora of Egypt Checklist: i-xii, 1-287. Al Hadara Publishing, Cairo.
  • Boulos, L. (2005). Flora of Egypt 4: 1-617. Al Hadara Publishing, Cairo.
  • Chaudhary, S.A. (2001). Flora of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia 3: 1-368. Ministry of Agriculture & Water, Riyadh.
  • Darbyshire, I., Kordofani, M., Farag, I., Candiga, R. & Pickering, H. (eds.) (2015). The Plants of Sudan and South Sudan: 1-400. Kew publishing, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Dobignard, D. & Chatelain, C. (2010). Index synonymique de la flore d'Afrique du nord 1: 1-455. Éditions des conservatoire et jardin botaniques, Genève.
  • Edwards, S., Demissew, S. & Hedberg, I. (eds.) (1997). Flora of Ethiopia and Eritrea 6: 1-586. The National Herbarium, Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia & The Department of Systematic Botany, Upps.

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Andrews, F.W. (1956). The Flowering Plants of the Sudan 3: 1-579. T.Buncle & co., LTD., Arbroath, Scotland.
  • Boulos, L. (1995). Flora of Egypt Checklist: i-xii, 1-287. Al Hadara Publishing, Cairo.
  • Chaudhary, S.A. (2001). Flora of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia 3: 1-368. Ministry of Agriculture & Water, Riyadh.
  • Edwards, S., Demissew, S. & Hedberg, I. (eds.) (1997). Flora of Ethiopia and Eritrea 6: 1-586. The National Herbarium, Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia & The Department of Systematic Botany, Upps.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Schimper, W. [876] Saudi Arabia K000464075 Type Yes
Collenette, I.S. [546] Saudi Arabia K002462075 Yes
s.coll. [s.n.] Saudi Arabia K002462070 Yes
Murray, G.W. [3760] Egypt K002462072 Yes
Murray, G.W. [3691] Egypt K002462071 Yes
s.coll. [[8160]] Sudan K002462166 Yes
Trott, A.C. [38] Saudi Arabia K002462074 Yes
Collenette, I.S. [4826] Saudi Arabia K002462081 Yes
Trott, A.C. [39] Saudi Arabia K002462076 Yes
Collenette, I.S. [4085] Saudi Arabia K002462077 Yes
Collenette, I.S. [6013] Saudi Arabia K002462080 Yes
Collenette, I.S. [4702] Saudi Arabia K002462079 Yes
de Wilde, W.J.J.O.; Duyfjes, B.E.E. [7302] K002462167 Yes
Schweinfurth, G. [273] K002462165 Yes
Collenette, I.S. [4085] Saudi Arabia K002462078 Yes
{Khattab} [6386] Egypt K002462073 Yes
Ficher, S. [94] Saudi Arabia K000464077 Type Yes
Ficher, S. [s.n.] Saudi Arabia K000464076 Type Yes
Schimper, W. [876] Saudi Arabia K000464074 Type Yes

Sources

  • Angiosperm Extinction Risk Predictions v1

    • Angiosperm Threat Predictions
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0
  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

    • Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0