1. Family: Apiaceae Lindl.
    1. Genus: Eryngium Tourn. ex L.
      1. Eryngium creticum Lam.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is E. Medit. to W. Iran.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Albania, Bulgaria, Cyprus, East Aegean Is., Egypt, Greece, Iran, Iraq, Italy, Kriti, Lebanon-Syria, Palestine, Sinai, Turkey, Turkey-in-Europe, Yugoslavia

    Introduced into:

    France

    Eryngium creticum Lam. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 29, 2001 Sintenis, P.E.E. [1440], Syria K000686479

    First published in Encycl. 4: 754 (1798)

    Accepted by

    • Ghazanfar, S.A. & Edmondson, J.R. (eds.) (2013). Flora of Iraq 5(2): 1-349. Ministry of Agriculture & Agrarian Reform, Baghdad.
    • Wörz, A. (2011). Revision of Eryngium L. (Apiaceae-Saniculoideae): General part and Palaearctic species Bibliotheca Botanica 159: 1-498.
    • Dobignard, A. & Chatelain, C. (2011). Index synonymique de la flore d'Afrique du nord 2: 1-429. Éditions des conservatoire et jardin botaniques, Genève.
    • Govaerts, R. (2001). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS E-F: 1-50919.
    • Boulos, L. (2000). Flora of Egypt 2: 1-352. Al Hadara Publishing, Cairo.
    • Hedge, I.C., Lamond, J.M. & Rechinger, K.H. (1987). Flora Iranica 162: 1-555. Akademische Druck- u. Verlagsanstalt, Graz.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Wörz, A. (2011). Revision of Eryngium L. (Apiaceae-Saniculoideae): General part and Palaearctic species Bibliotheca Botanica 159: 1-498.
    • Boulos, L. (2000). Flora of Egypt 2: 1-352. Al Hadara Publishing, Cairo.

    Sources

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    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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