1. Family: Amaryllidaceae J.St.-Hil.
    1. Genus: Allium L.
      1. Allium giganteum Regel

        This species is accepted, and its native range is NE. Iran to Central Asia.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Afghanistan, Iran, Tadzhikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan

    Recorded in error in:

    Turkey

    Allium giganteum Regel appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Gartenflora 32: 91 (1883)

    Accepted by

    • Fritsch, R.M. & Abbasi, M. (2013). A taxonomic review of Allium subg. Melanocrommyum in Iran: 1-240. IPK Gatersleben, Germany.
    • Behçet, L., Kaval, I & Rüstemoglu, M. (2012). Three new records for Turkey Turkish Journal of Botany 36: 637-643.
    • Fritsch, R.M., Blattner, F.R. & Gurushidze, M. (2010). New classification of Allium L. subg. Melanocrommyum (Webb & Berthel.) Rouy (Alliaceae) based on molecular and morphological characters Phyton: Annales Rei Botanicae 49: 145-320.
    • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 1-529. MIM, Deurne.
    • 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.
    • Komarov, V.L. (ed.) (1935). Flora SSSR 4: 1-586. Izdatel'stov Akademii Nauk SSSR, Leningrad.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Fritsch, R.M. & Abbasi, M. (2013). A taxonomic review of Allium subg. Melanocrommyum in Iran: 1-240. IPK Gatersleben, Germany.
    • Merkodovich, N.A. (ed.) (1941). Flora Uzbekistana 1: 1-566. Izd-va Akademii nauk Uzbekskoi SSR, Tashkent.

    Sources

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. 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 2019. 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