1. Family: Liliaceae Juss.
    1. Tulipa L.

      1. This genus is accepted, and its native range is S. Central & E. Europe, Medit. to Mongolia.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Altay, Belarus, Bulgaria, Central European Rus, Chita, Cyprus, East Aegean Is., East European Russia, Egypt, France, Greece, Inner Mongolia, Iran, Iraq, Irkutsk, Italy, Kazakhstan, Kirgizstan, Krasnoyarsk, Kriti, Krym, Lebanon-Syria, Libya, Mongolia, Morocco, North Caucasus, Pakistan, Palestine, Portugal, Romania, Sardegna, Saudi Arabia, Sicilia, Sinai, South European Russi, Spain, Switzerland, Tadzhikistan, Transcaucasus, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkey-in-Europe, Turkmenistan, Tuva, Ukraine, Uzbekistan, West Himalaya, West Siberia, Xinjiang, Yugoslavia

    Introduced into:

    Alabama, Austria, Baltic States, Belgium, California, Czechoslovakia, Denmark, Germany, Great Britain, Illinois, Korea, Maryland, Masachusettes, Netherlands, Norway, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Poland, Sweden

    Tulipa L. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    15206.000
    16741.000
    16742.000

    First published in Sp. Pl.: 305 (1753)

    Accepted by

    • Eker, I., Babaç, M.T. & Koyuncu, M. (2014). Revision of the genus Tulipa L. (Liliaceae) in Turkey Phytotaxa 157: 1-112.
    • Christenhusz, M.J.M., Govaerts, R., David, J.C., Hall, T., Borland, K., Roberts, P.S., Tuomisto, A., Buerki, S., Chase, M.W. & Fay, M.F. (2013). Tiptoe through the tulips - cultural history, molecular phylogenetics and classification of Tulipa (Liliaceae) Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society 172: 280-328.
    • Everett, D. (2013). The genus Tulipa Tulips of the world: 1-380. Kew publishing, Kew.
    • Zonneveld, B.J.M. (2009). The systematic value of nuclear genome size for "all" species of Tulipa L. (Liliaceae) Plant Systematics and Evolution 281: 217-245.

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    Art and Illustrations in Digifolia
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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 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