1. Family: Boraginaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Anchusa L.
      1. Anchusa officinalis L.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Europe to Caucasus.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Albania, Austria, Baleares, Baltic States, Belarus, Bulgaria, Central European Rus, Corse, Denmark, East European Russia, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Kazakhstan, Netherlands, North Caucasus, North European Russi, Northwest European R, Norway, Poland, Romania, South European Russi, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, Turkey-in-Europe, Ukraine, Yugoslavia

    Introduced into:

    Argentina Northeast, Belgium, California, Colorado, Czechoslovakia, Finland, Illinois

    Anchusa officinalis L. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    [illegible] [s.n.], Romania K001085706
    Schur, P.J.F. [s.n.] K001085705
    Stribrny, V. [s.n.], Bulgaria K001085701
    Velenovsky, J. [s.n.], Bulgaria K001085702
    Visiani, R.de [s.n.], Croatia K001085700 Unknown type material
    s.coll. [s.n.], Moldova K001085697
    s.coll. [s.n.], Moldova K001085698
    s.coll. [s.n.], Moldova K001085699
    Gusuleac, M. [179], Romania K001085692
    Kellner von Köllenstein, C. [2183], Germany K001085703
    Vill, P. [2184], Germany K001085704
    Stocks, J.E. [978], Pakistan Anchusa macrocalyx K001085681
    Bunge, A.A.v. [s.n.], Iran Anchusa macrocalyx K001085682

    First published in Sp. Pl.: 133 (1753)

    Accepted by

    • Ackerfield, J. (2015). Flora of Colorado: 1-818. BRIT Press.
    • Mohlenbrock, R.H. (2014). Vascular Flora of Illinois. A Field Guide, ed. 4: 1-536. Southern Illinois University Press, Carbondale.
    • Zuloaga, F.O., Morrone, O. , Belgrano, M.J., Marticorena, C. & Marchesi, E. (eds.) (2008). Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares del Cono Sur Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 107: 1-3348. Missouri Botanical Garden.
    • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 529. MIM, Deurne.
    • Tutin, T.G. & al. (eds.) (1972). Flora Europaea 3: 1-370. Cambridge University Press.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Ackerfield, J. (2015). Flora of Colorado: 1-818. BRIT Press.
    • Mohlenbrock, R.H. (2014). Vascular Flora of Illinois. A Field Guide, ed. 4: 1-536. Southern Illinois University Press, Carbondale.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2018. 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 2018. 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

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