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This species is accepted, and its native range is Turkey to NW. Iran.
Iris caucasica

Native to:

Iran, Iraq, Lebanon-Syria, North Caucasus, Palestine, Transcaucasus, Turkey

Iris caucasica M.Bieb. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
26124.000
Marr [67] 42908.000
s.coll. [s.n.] K001045486

First published in Fl. Taur.-Caucas. 1: 33 (1808)

Accepted by

  • Boltenkov, E. & Govaerts, R. (2017). Typification of names and nomenclatural notes on juno irises (Iridaceae) from Western Asia, Western Europe, and North Africa Phytotaxa 303: 125-140.
  • Komarov, V.L. (ed.) (1935). Flora SSSR 4: 1-586. Izdatel'stov Akademii Nauk SSSR, Leningrad.
  • Post, G.E. (1933). Fl. Syria, Palestine & Sinai 2: 583-604. American Press, Beirut.
  • Takhtajan, A.L. (ed.) (2006). Konspekt Flora Kavkaza 2: 1-466. Editio Universitatis Petropolitanae.
  • Wendelbo, P. & Mathew, B (1975). Flora Iranica 112: 1-79. Naturhistorisches Museums Wien.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Post, G.E. (1933). Fl. Syria, Palestine & Sinai 2: 583-604. American Press, Beirut.
  • Takhtajan, A.L. (ed.) (2006). Konspekt Flora Kavkaza 2: 1-466. Editio Universitatis Petropolitanae.
  • Wendelbo, P. & Mathew, B (1975). Flora Iranica 112: 1-79. Naturhistorisches Museums Wien.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

Kew Backbone Distributions
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