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This species is accepted, and its native range is NW. Afghanistan.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

Afghanistan

Iris kuschkensis Grey-Wilson & B.Mathew appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jan 1, 1972 Grey-Wilson, C. [500], Afghanistan K000464980 isotype
Jan 1, 1971 Grey-Wilson, C. [500], Afghanistan K000464979 holotype

First published in Kew Bull. 29: 67 (1974)

Accepted by

  • Wendelbo, P. & Mathew, B (1975). Flora Iranica 112: 1-79. Naturhistorisches Museums Wien.

Not accepted by

  • Khassanov, F.O. & Rakhimova, N. (2012). Taxonomic revision of the genus Iris L. (Iridaceae Juss.) for the flora of central Asia Stapfia 97: 174-179. [Cited as Iris lineata.]

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Wendelbo, P. & Mathew, B (1975). Flora Iranica 112: 1-79. Naturhistorisches Museums Wien.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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Kew Backbone Distributions
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 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 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