Gladiolus alatus

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Gladiolus alatus
Gladiolus alatus


Taxonavigation: Asparagales 
Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Monocots
Ordo: Asparagales

Familia: Iridaceae
Subfamilia: Crocoideae
Tribus: Gladioleae
Genus: Gladiolus
Subgenus: G. subg. Gladiolus
Sectio: G. sect. Hebea
Species: Gladiolus alatus


Gladiolus alatus L. (1760)



  • Homotypic
    • Hebea alata (L.) Eckl., Topogr. Verz. Pflanzensamml. Ecklon 42. 1827.
  • Heterotypic
    • Gladiolus alatus var. algoensis Herb., Bot. Mag. 53: t. 2608. 1825.
    • Gladiolus algoensis (Herb.) Sweet, Hort. Brit.: 397. 1826.
    • Gladiolus galeatus Burm.f., Fl. Indica, Prodr. Fl. Cap.: 2. 1768.
    • Gladiolus papilionaceus Licht. ex Roem. & Schult., Syst. Veg. 1: 408. 1817, nom. illeg. non Salisb. (1796).
    • Gladiolus uniflorus Klatt, Abh. Naturf. Ges. Halle 15: 337. 1882.


Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Africa
    • Regional: Southern Africa
      • SW. Cape Prov.

References: Brummitt, R.K. 2001. TDWG – World Geographical Scheme for Recording Plant Distributions, 2nd Edition


Primary references[edit]

Additional references[edit]

  • Govaerts, R.H.A. 2003. World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. [unavailable for the public] Reference page


Vernacular names[edit]

Afrikaans: Rooikalkoentjie
English: Turkey-chick
فارسی: گلایول جنوب آفریقا
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