Family:
Araceae Juss.
Genus:
Arum L.

Arum rupicola var. rupicola

This variety is accepted, and its native range is E. Aegean Islands (Lesvos) to Iran and Israel.

[CATE]

CATE Araceae, 17 Dec 2011. araceae.e-monocot.org

General Description
Spathe-limb interior deep-purple or maroon, very rarely mid-brown; spadix-appendix deep to mid-purple, rarely brown, dirty orange or yellow.
Phenology
Flowering early May to late June, often flowering into July in cultivation.
Habitat
Rocky hillsides, amongst Quercus scrub, margins of C edrus forest, open montane pasture.
Distribution
Greece (Lesbos), Turkey, Iraq, Iran, Syria, Lebanon, Israel, Jordan, Cyprus, Belorussia.

Native to:

Cyprus, East Aegean Is., Iran, Iraq, Lebanon-Syria, Palestine, Transcaucasus, Turkey

Arum rupicola var. rupicola appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Jun 1, 1982 Kotschy, T. [s.n.], Turkey Arum conophalloides K000499467 isotype Yes

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. & Frodin, D.G. (2002). World Checklist and Bibliography of Araceae (and Acoraceae): 1-560. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Literature

CATE Araceae

  • Boyce, P.C. 1993. The Genus Arum. 196 pp.

  • CATE Araceae

    Haigh, A., Clark, B., Reynolds, L., Mayo, S.J., Croat, T.B., Lay, L., Boyce, P.C., Mora, M., Bogner, J., Sellaro, M., Wong, S.Y., Kostelac, C., Grayum, M.H., Keating, R.C., Ruckert, G., Naylor, M.F. and Hay, A., CATE Araceae, 17 Dec 2011.
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  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

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  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
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