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This species is accepted, and its native range is Europe, N. Africa.
Scorzonera hispanica

[FTEA]

Compositae, H. Beentje, C. Jeffrey & D.J.N. Hind. Flora of Tropical East Africa. 2005

Note
Cultivated as a root vegetable:glabrous plants with truncate achenes, with feathery pappus. Cultivated in Nairobi in 1955 ( Robinson H141/55!) and a garden escape in the W Usambaras, Kitango, Jan. 1941 ( Greenway 6098!)

Native to:

Albania, Austria, Czechoslovakia, France, Germany, Great Britain, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Libya, Morocco, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Spain, Sweden, Turkey-in-Europe, Yugoslavia

Introduced into:

Bulgaria, California, Puerto Rico, Switzerland

Pseudopodospermum hispanicum (L.) Zaika, Sukhor. & N.Kilian appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Fay, M.F. [MFF624], United Kingdom Scorzonera hispanica K000696364

First published in PhytoKeys 137: 68 (2020)

Accepted by

  • 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.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Delipavlov, D. & Cheshmedzhiev, I. (eds.) (2011). Opredelitel na rasteniiata v Bulgariia: 1-590. Akad. Isd. Agrar. Univers. Plovdiv.

Flora of Tropical East Africa
Flora of Tropical East Africa
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Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. 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 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

Kew Science Photographs
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