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This species is accepted, and its native range is E. European Russia to N. China.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

Altay, Amur, Buryatiya, Chita, East European Russia, Inner Mongolia, Irkutsk, Kazakhstan, Khabarovsk, Krasnoyarsk, Manchuria, Mongolia, Primorye, Tuva, West Siberia, Xinjiang, Yakutskiya

Iris humilis Georgi appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Lefe [s.n.] Iris flavissima K000499043 Unknown type material
s.coll. [s.n.] Iris flavissima K000499042 Unknown type material

First published in Bemerk. Reise Russ. Reich 1: 196 (1775)

Accepted by

  • Alexeeva, N.B. & Mironova, L.N. (2007). Notes critical about some species of the genus Iris (Iridaceae) in Siberia and Far East of Russia Botanicheskii Zhurnal. Moscow & Leningrad 92: 916-925.
  • Alexeyeva, N. (2008). Genus Iris L. (Iridaceae) in the Russia Turczaninowia 11(2): 5-68.
  • Czerepanov, S.K. (1995). Vascular Plants of Russia and Adjacent States (The Former USSR): 1-516. Cambridge University Press.
  • Lebrun J.-P. & Stork, A.L. (1995). Énumération des Plants à Fleurs D'Afrique Tropicale 3: 1-341. Conservatoire et Jardin Botaniques de la Ville de Genève.
  • Muldashev, A.A. (2011). New floristic records for Bashkiria Botanicheskii Zhurnal. Moscow & Leningrad 96: 654-660.
  • Tutin, T.G. & al. (eds.) (1980). Flora Europaea 5: 1-452. Cambridge University Press.
  • Yutang, Z., Noltie, H.J. & Mathew, B. (2000). Flora of China 24: 297-313. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Alexeyeva, N. (2008). Genus Iris L. (Iridaceae) in the Russia Turczaninowia 11(2): 5-68.
  • Kharkevich, S.S. (ed.) (1987). Plantae Vasculares Orientalis Extremi Sovietici 2: 1-448. Nauka, Leningrad.
  • Komarov, V.L. (ed.) (1935). Flora SSSR 4: 1-586. Izdatel'stov Akademii Nauk SSSR, Leningrad.
  • Malyschev L.I. & Peschkova , G.A. (eds.) (2001). Flora of Siberia 4: 1-238. Scientific Publishers, Inc., Enfield, Plymouth.
  • Muldashev, A.A. (2011). New floristic records for Bashkiria Botanicheskii Zhurnal. Moscow & Leningrad 96: 654-660.
  • Yutang, Z., Noltie, H.J. & Mathew, B. (2000). Flora of China 24: 297-313. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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Kew Backbone Distributions
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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. 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