Gladiolus decoratus

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Gladiolus decoratus


Taxonavigation: Asparagales 
Classification System: APG IV

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

Familia: Iridaceae
Subfamilia: Crocoideae
Tribus: Gladioleae
Genus: Gladiolus
Species: Gladiolus decoratus


Gladiolus decoratus Baker (1876)


  • Heterotypic
    • Gladiolus kirkii Baker, Handb. Irid. 222. 1892, nom. illeg.
    • Gladiolus morumbalaensis De Wild., Pl. Nov. Hort. Then. 1: 17. 1904.
    • Gladiolus quilimanensis Baker in D.Oliver & auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Trop. Afr. 7: 577. 1898.
    • Gladiolus zanguebaricus Baker, Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew 1897: 282. 1897.


Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Africa
    • Regional: Tropical Africa
      • Malawi, Mozambique, Tanzania, Zambia, Zaïre

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


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