Securigera cretica (L.) Lassen

First published in Willdenowia 19: 60 (1989)
This name is a synonym of Coronilla cretica

POWO follows these authorities in synonymising this name:

  • Sokoloff, D., Santos, A., Kramina, T. & Alayon, D. (2021). Personal communicaton on Fabaceae, Loteae. 1. [Cited as Coronilla cretica.]

This name was accepted following an alternative taxonomy by these authorities:

  • Greuter, W., Burdet, H.M. & Long, G. (eds.) (1989). Med-checklist 4: 1-458. Conservatoire et Jardin Botaniques de la Ville de Genève. [Cited as Securigera cretica.]
  • Yakovlev, G.P., Sytin, A.K. & Roskov, Y.R. (1996). Legumes of Northern Eurasia. A checklist: 1-724. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. [Cited as Securigera cretica.]
  • Zervous, S., Raus, T. & Yannitsaros, A. (2009). Additons to the flora of the island of Kalimnos (SE Aegean, Greece). Willdenowia 39: 165-177. [Cited as Securigera cretica.]

International Legume Database and Information Service

  • Aliev, R. A. (1950). In: Flora Azerbaijana, Vol. 5. Baku. (Rus)
  • Gorschkova, S. G. (1948). In: Flora URSS, Vol. 13. Moscow, Leningrad. (Rus)
  • Kazaryan, V. O. & al., Eds. (1990). Red Data Book of Armenian SSR. Erevan. (Rus)
  • Mulkidzhanyan, Ya. I. (1962). In: Flora Armenii, Vol. 4. Jerevan. (Rus)
  • Roskov, Yu. R. (1997). Editing data for CD publication.
  • Sokolov, P. D. (1987). Rastitelnye resursy SSR. (Vol 4). Leningrad(Rus.)
  • Visyulina, O. D. (1954). Leguminosae. In: Flora URSR, Vol. 6. Kiev. (Ukr)

Other Data

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  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

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