1. Family: Iridaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Gladiolus Tourn. ex L.
      1. Gladiolus italicus Mill.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Macaronesia, Medit. to Central Asia.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Albania, Algeria, Azores, Baleares, Bulgaria, Canary Is., Corse, Cyprus, East Aegean Is., Egypt, France, Greece, Iran, Italy, Kriti, Krym, Lebanon-Syria, Libya, Morocco, North Caucasus, Palestine, Portugal, Romania, Sardegna, Saudi Arabia, Sicilia, Sinai, Spain, Tadzhikistan, Transcaucasus, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Yugoslavia

    Extinct in:

    Switzerland

    Introduced into:

    California, Madeira

    Gladiolus italicus Mill. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 1982 Rawi, A. [11200], Kuwait K000459747
    Jan 1, 1981 Meikle, R.D. [2269], Cyprus K000459762
    Jan 1, 1981 Meikle, R.D. [2595], Cyprus K000459766
    Jan 1, 1981 Kennedy, E.W. [241], Cyprus K000459764
    Jan 1, 1981 MacDonald, N. [46], Cyprus K000459765
    Jan 1, 1981 [Synframids] [253], Cyprus K000459763
    Jan 1, 1980 Davis [42885], Turkey K000459752
    Jan 1, 1980 Davis [26986], Turkey K000459758
    Jan 1, 1980 Davis [29055], Turkey K000459760
    Jan 1, 1980 Davis, P.H. [6333A], Lebanon K000283315
    Jan 1, 1980 Davis, P.H. [5960], Lebanon K000283316
    Jan 1, 1980 Polunin, O. [915], Turkey K000459757
    Jan 1, 1980 Hennipman, E. [1136], Turkey K000459759
    Jan 1, 1980 Hennipman, E. [1536], Turkey K000459761
    Jan 1, 1980 Baytop, A. [9535], Turkey K000459753
    Jan 1, 1980 Dudley [35077], Turkey K000459756
    Jan 1, 1980 Davies, P.H. [9168], Jordan K000318268
    Jan 1, 1980 Curson, M. [s.n.], Egypt K000459744
    Jan 1, 1980 Dabis [28890], Turkey K000459754
    Jan 1, 1980 Dabis [26722], Turkey K000459755
    Jan 1, 1976 Radcliffe-Smith, A. [4152], Oman K000459746
    Jan 1, 1974 Pennington, R.V. [200], Albania K000459772
    Jan 1, 1973 Furse, P. [1180], Iran K000459739
    Jan 1, 1973 Archibald, J.C. [1899], Iran K000459740
    Jan 1, 1973 Wright, H.E. [208], Iran K000459738
    Jan 1, 1932 Dinsmore, J.E. [666], Jordan K000318269
    Jan 1, 1919 Wright, H.E. [301], Iran K000459737
    Polunin, O. [5280], Lebanon K000283314
    Collenette, I.S. [6074], Saudi Arabia K000459748
    Collenette, I.S. [6074], Saudi Arabia K000459749
    Kotschy [1841], Syria K000459722
    Birkinshaw, D. [120], Lebanon K000283311
    Birkinshaw, D. [76], Lebanon K000283312
    Birkinshaw, D. [115], Lebanon K000283313
    Makinson, D.J. [79], Lebanon K000283317
    Al-Dabbagh, F.K. [44772], Iraq K000459735
    Wright, C.A. [579], Malta K000459773
    Blanchard, H. [896], Macedonia K000459774
    Jan 1, 1981 Atherton, G.E. [1272], Cyprus Gladiolus segetum K000459767
    Jan 1, 1980 Baytop, T. [24577], Turkey Gladiolus segetum K000459751
    Jan 1, 1977 Rogers, F.A. [037], Iraq Gladiolus segetum K000459736
    Jan 1, 1973 Gillett, J.B. [7930], Iraq Gladiolus segetum K000459731
    Jan 1, 1973 Grey-Wilson, C. [235], Iran Gladiolus segetum K000459742
    Jan 1, 1973 Furse, P. [539], Iran Gladiolus segetum K000459741
    Jan 1, 1973 Rawi, A. [6915], Iraq Gladiolus segetum K000459733
    Jan 1, 1973 Rawi, A. [12179], Iraq Gladiolus segetum K000459734
    Jan 1, 1973 Robertson, V.C. [1031], Iraq Gladiolus segetum K000459725
    Jan 1, 1973 Gibbons, R.B. [95], Afghanistan Gladiolus segetum K000459743
    Jan 1, 1973 Barkley, F.A. [5844], Iraq Gladiolus segetum K000459729
    Jan 1, 1973 al-Rawi, A. [18125], Iraq Gladiolus segetum K000459732
    Jan 1, 1973 Alkas, J. [18622], Iraq Gladiolus segetum K000459727
    Jan 1, 1973 Alkas, J. [18541], Iraq Gladiolus segetum K000459728
    Jan 1, 1973 Cuelcuey, E.J. [3837], Iraq Gladiolus segetum K000459726
    Gladiolus segetum 32643.000
    Sandwith, N.Y. [5233], Spain Gladiolus segetum 24266.000
    Gillett [7752], Iraq Gladiolus segetum K000459730
    Woronow, G. [s.n.], Azerbaijan Gladiolus segetum K000459750
    Atchley, S.C. [466], Portugal Gladiolus segetum K000459770
    Meyers, F.S. [1666], Palestinian Territory, Occupied Gladiolus segetum K000459723
    s.coll. [303], Jordan Gladiolus segetum K000318270
    s.coll. [612], Madeira Gladiolus segetum K000459768
    Bradberry [2075], Egypt Gladiolus segetum K000459745
    Chaytor, A. [71], Spain Gladiolus segetum K000459769
    Kennedy, R.B. [217], Spain Gladiolus segetum K000459771
    Baum, H. [898], Angola Gladiolus pallidus K000320821 isotype
    Antunes [42], Angola Gladiolus pallidus K000320820 holotype
    Mazzocchi-Alemanni, N. [161], Angola Gladiolus pallidus K000320822 Unknown type material

    First published in Gard. Dict. ed. 8: n.º 2 (1768)

    Accepted by

    • Tison, J.-M. & Girod, C. (2014). Synopsis du genre Gladiolus L. (Iridaceae) en France Journal de Botanique Société de Botanique de France 68: 69-75.
    • Colasante, M.A. (2014). Iridaceae presenti in Italia: 1-415. Sapienza, Università Editrice, Roma.
    • Zervous, S., Raus, T. & Yannitsaros, A. (2009). Additons to the flora of the island of Kalimnos (SE Aegean, Greece) Willdenowia 39: 165-177.
    • Mikheev, A. (2006). Synopsis generis Gladiolus L. (Iridaceae) specierum in flora caucasi Novosti Sistematiki Vysshikh Rastenii 38: 120-125.
    • Takhtajan, A.L. (ed.) (2006). Conspectus Florae Caucasi 2: 1-466. Editio Universitatis Petropolitanae.
    • Danin, A. (2004). Distribution Atlas of Plants in the Flora Palaestina Area: 404-410. Israel Academy of Sciences and Humanities.
    • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS G: 1-40325.
    • Flora of North America Editorial Committee (2002). Flora of North America North of Mexico 26: 1-723. Oxford University Press, New York, Oxford.
    • Boulos, L. (1995). Flora of Egypt: i-xii, 1-287. Al Hadara Publishing, Cairo.
    • Meikle, R.D. (1985). Flora of Cyprus 2: 833-1970. The Bentham-Moxon Trust Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Tutin, T.G. & al. (eds.) (1980). Flora Europaea 5: 1-452. Cambridge University Press.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Flora of North America Editorial Committee (2002). Flora of North America North of Mexico 26: 1-723. Oxford University Press, New York, Oxford.
    • Boulos, L. (1995). Flora of Egypt: i-xii, 1-287. Al Hadara Publishing, Cairo.
    • Press, J.R. & Short, M.J. (eds.) (1994). Flora of Madeira: i-xviii, 1-574. HMSO.
    • Meikle, R.D. (1985). Flora of Cyprus 2: 833-1970. The Bentham-Moxon Trust Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Ovczinnikov, P.N. (ed.) (1963). Flora Tadzhikskoi SSR 2: 1-454. Izd-vo Akademii nauk SSSR, Moskva.
    • Merkodovich, N.A. (ed.) (1941). Flora Uzbekistana 1: 1-566. Izd-va Akademii nauk Uzbekskoi SSR, Tashkent.

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