Acantholimon acerosum (Willd.) Boiss.

First published in Diagn. Pl. Orient. 7: 80 (1846)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Türkiye to NW. Iran. It is a subshrub and grows primarily in the temperate biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Iran, Iraq, Lebanon-Syria, Transcaucasus, Turkey

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Ghazanfar, S.A. & Edmondson, J.R. (eds.) (2013). Flora of Iraq 5(2): 1-349. Ministry of Agriculture & Agrarian Reform, Baghdad.
  • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 529. MIM, Deurne.
  • Musselman, L.J. (2011). Checklist of Plants of Lebanon and Syria http://ww2.odu.edu/~lmusselm/plant/lebsyria/Checklist%20of%20Lebanon%20Plants.pdf.
  • Takhtajan, A.L. (ed.) in Takhtajan, A.L. (ed.) (2012). Konspekt Flora Kavkaza 3(2): 1-623. Editio Universitatis Petropolitanae.

Flora of Iraq

  • Boiss., Diagn. ser. 1, 7: 80 (1846);
  • Boiss., Fl. Orient. 4: 837 (1879);
  • Bokhari & Edmondson in Fl. Turk. 7: 487 (1982).
  • Bunge in Mem. Ac. Sc. Petersb. 7, ser. 18: 33 (1872);
  • Rech. f. & Schiman-Czeika in Fl. Iranica 108: 100 (1974);
  • Zohary, Fl. Palest. ed. 2, 2: 410 (1933);

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Musselman, L.J. (2011). Checklist of Plants of Lebanon and Syria http://ww2.odu.edu/~lmusselm/plant/lebsyria/Checklist%20of%20Lebanon%20Plants.pdf.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Kotschy, C.G.T. [416], Turkey K000704361 Yes
Liston ("Lady Liston") [s.n.], Turkey K000704362 Yes
[Grevith] [s.n.], Turkey K000704360 Yes
Liston ("Lady Liston") [s.n.], Turkey K000704364 Unknown type material Yes
s.coll. [s.n.], Turkey K000704367 Yes
Ledebour, C.F. [s.n.] K000704363 Yes
Pinard, C. [s.n.], Turkey K000704365 Yes
s.coll. [s.n.], Turkey K000704368 Yes
Bourgeau, E. [s.n.], Turkey K000704366 Yes

Sources

  • Flora of Iraq

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  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

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  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 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 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Science Photographs

    • Copyright applied to individual images