Limonium arboreum (Willd.) Erben, A.Santos & Reyes-Bet.

First published in Fl. Medit. 22: 65 (2012)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Canary Islands (N. Tenerife). It is a shrub and grows primarily in the subtropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Canary Is.

Introduced into:

California

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Govaerts, R., Nic Lughadha, E., Black, N., Turner, R. & Paton, A. (2021). The World Checklist of Vascular Plants, a continuously updated resource for exploring global plant diversity. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41597-021-00997-6. Scientific Data 8: 215.

Kew Species Profiles

  • Bramwell, D. & Bramwell, Z. (1984). Wild Flowers of the Canary Islands. Stanley Thornes, Cheltenham.
  • Bramwell, D. (1994). Canary Islands, Spain (Autonomous Region). In: Centres of Plant Diversity: A Guide and Strategy for their Conservation. Volume 1: Europe, Africa, South West Asia and the Middle East, eds S. D. Davis, V.H. Heywood & A.C. Hamilton, pp. 89-91. IUCN Publications Unit, Cambridge.
  • Dolores Lledó, M., Crespo, M.B., Fay, M.F. & Chase, M.W. (2005). Molecular phylogenetics of Limonium and related genera (Plumbaginaceae): biogeographical and systematic implications. American Journal of Botany 92: 1189-1198
  • Karis, P.O. (2004). Taxonomy, phylogeny and biogeography of Limonium sect. Pteroclados (Plumbaginaceae), based on morphological data. Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society 144: 461-482
  • Mesa Coello, R., Martín Cáceres, K., Santos Guerra, A., Oval de la Rosa, J.P., Acevedo Rodríguez, A. & Gutiérrez Díaz, A. (2011). Limonium arborescens. In: IUCN 2011. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2011.1.
  • Phillips, R. & Rix, M. (1991). Conservatory and Indoor Plants. Vol. 2. Pan Books, London.
  • The Plant List (2010). Limonium arborescens.

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Flora of North America Editorial Committee (2005). Flora of North America North of Mexico 5: 1-656. Oxford University Press, New York, Oxford.
  • Hansen, A. & Sunding, P. (1985). Flora of Macaronesia. Checklist of vascular plants. 3. revised edition. Sommerfeltia 1: 5-103.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Canary Is. Limonium arborescens K000225772 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 Species Profiles

    • Kew Species Profiles
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