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This species is accepted, and its native range is E. Bulgaria to NW. Jordan and Iran.
Colchicum szovitsii

Native to:

Bulgaria, Iran, Iraq, Lebanon-Syria, Palestine, Transcaucasus, Turkey, Turkey-in-Europe, Turkmenistan

Colchicum szovitsii Fisch. & C.A.Mey. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
May 3, 1990 Sintenis, P.E.E. [5467], Turkey K000464150 isolectotype
May 3, 1990 Bourgeau, E. [s.n.], Armenia K000464154
May 3, 1990 Szovits, A.J. [s.n.], Armenia K000464156 isotype
May 3, 1990 Pavillon, E.H.de [s.n.], Georgia K000464153 isotype
Feb 2, 1982 Sintenis, P.E.E. [5467], Turkey K000464152 isolectotype
Feb 2, 1982 Pavillon, E.H.de [s.n.], Georgia K000464155 isolectotype
Feb 2, 1982 Aucher-Eloy, P.M.R. [5369], Turkey K000794297
Griffith, W. [402], Afghanistan K000464159 Unknown type material
Aucher-Eloy, P.M.R. [9369], Turkey K000464151

First published in Index Seminum (LE, Petropolitanus) 1: 24 (1835)

Accepted by

  • 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.
  • Persson, K. (2007). Nomenclatural synopsis of the genus Colchicum (Colchicaceae), with some new species and combinations Botanische Jahrbücher für Systematik 127: 165-242.
  • Takhtajan, A.L. (ed.) (2006). Konspekt Flora Kavkaza 2: 1-466. Editio Universitatis Petropolitanae.
  • Townsend, C.C. & Guest, E. (eds.) (1985). Flora of Iraq 8: 1-440. Ministry of Agriculture & Agrarian Reform, Baghdad.

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.
  • Takhtajan, A.L. (ed.) (2006). Konspekt Flora Kavkaza 2: 1-466. Editio Universitatis Petropolitanae.

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