1. Family: Colchicaceae DC.
    1. Genus: Colchicum L.
      1. Colchicum luteum Baker

        This species is accepted, and its native range is E. Afghanistan to Central Asia and W. Himalaya.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Afghanistan, Kazakhstan, Kirgizstan, Pakistan, Tadzhikistan, Tibet, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, West Himalaya

    Colchicum luteum Baker appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    May 3, 1990 Thomson, T. [s.n.], Jammu-Kashmir K000794292 isolectotype
    May 3, 1990 Regel, A. [s.n.], Turkmenistan K000464169 isolectotype
    Thomson, T. [s.n.], Jammu-Kashmir K000794293
    Thomson, T. [s.n.], Jammu-Kashmir K000794294
    Aitchison, J.E.T. [1125], Pakistan K000794295
    Griffith, W. [33], Afghanistan K000464160 Unknown type material
    Regel, A. [s.n.], Turkmenistan K000464171 Unknown type material
    Grombezewski [s.n.], Turkmenistan K000464170 Unknown type material

    First published in Gard. Chron., n.s., 2: 33 (1874)

    Accepted by

    • Persson, K. (2007). Nomenclatural synopsis of the genus Colchicum (Colchicaceae), with some new species and combinations Botanische Jahrbücher für Systematik 127: 165-242.
    • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.
    • Persson, K. (1992). Flora Iranica 170: 1-40. Naturhistorisches Museums Wien.
    • Karthikeyan, S., Jain, S.K., Nayar, M.P. & Sanjappa, M. (1989). Florae Indicae Enumeratio: Monocotyledonae: 1-435. Botanical Survey of India, Calcutta.
    • Ovczinnikov, P.N. (ed.) (1963). Flora Tadzhikskoi SSR 2: 1-454. Izd-vo Akademii nauk SSSR, Moskva.
    • Pavlov, N.V. (ed.) (1958). Flora Kazakhstana 2: 1-290. Alma-Ata, Izd-vo Akademii nauk Kazakhskoi SSR.
    • Nikitina, E.V. & al (eds.) (1951). Flora Kirgizskoi SSR 3: 1-148. Frunze : Izd-vo KirgizFAN SSSR.
    • Merkodovich, N.A. (ed.) (1941). Flora Uzbekistana 1: 1-566. Izd-va Akademii nauk Uzbekskoi SSR, Tashkent.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Persson, K. (2007). Nomenclatural synopsis of the genus Colchicum (Colchicaceae), with some new species and combinations Botanische Jahrbücher für Systematik 127: 165-242.
    • Pavlov, N.V. (ed.) (1958). Flora Kazakhstana 2: 1-290. Alma-Ata, Izd-vo Akademii nauk Kazakhskoi SSR.
    • Merkodovich, N.A. (ed.) (1941). Flora Uzbekistana 1: 1-566. Izd-va Akademii nauk Uzbekskoi SSR, Tashkent.

    Sources

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