Helleborus argutifolius Viv.

First published in Fl. Cors. Prodr.: 8 (1824)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Corse, Sardegna. It is a biennial or subshrub and grows primarly in the subtropical biome(s).

Distribution

Native to:

Corse, Sardegna

Introduced into:

Austria, France, Great Britain

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • McLewin, W. (2019). Helleborus and the Helleborastrum problem: 1-309. Wellesley-Cambridge Press.
  • Stace, C. (2019). New Flora of the British Isles ed. 4: 1-1266. C & M Floristics.

An alternative taxonomy had been proposed by the following authorities:

  • Yeo, P.F. (1986). The nomenclature of Helleborus lividus Aiton sens. lat. (Ranunculaceae). Taxon 35: 156-161. [Cited as Helleborus lividus subsp. corsicus.]

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Gilli, C. & al. (2020). Floristische Neufunde (376-429). Neilreichia 11: 165-227.
  • Stace, C. (2019). New Flora of the British Isles ed. 4: 1-1266. C & M Floristics.
  • Tutin, T.G. & al. (eds.) (1993). Flora Europaea ed. 2, 1: 1-581. Cambridge University Press.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
33047.000 No
Viviani, D [s.n.], Corse Helleborus lividus subsp. corsicus K000694332 Yes

Sources

  • 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

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