1. Family: Iridaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Gladiolus Tourn. ex L.
      1. Gladiolus abyssinicus (Brongn. ex Lem.) B.D.Jacks.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is NE. Tropical Africa, SW. Arabian Peninsula.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Eritrea, Ethiopia, Saudi Arabia

    Gladiolus abyssinicus (Brongn. ex Lem.) B.D.Jacks. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Schimper [s.n.], Ethiopia K000320737 lectotype
    Schimper, W.P. [1206], Ethiopia K000320738 syntype
    Ash [582], Ethiopia Oenostachys abyssinica 36720.000

    First published in Index Kew. 1: 1029 (1893)

    Accepted by

    • Demissew, S. & Nordal, I. (2010). Aloes and other Lilies of Ethiopia and Eritrea, ed, 2: 1-351. Shama Books, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
    • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS G: 1-40325.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Demissew, S. & Nordal, I. (2010). Aloes and other Lilies of Ethiopia and Eritrea, ed, 2: 1-351. Shama Books, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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    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