Iris attica

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Iris attica


Taxonavigation: Asparagales 
Classification System: APG IV

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

Familia: Iridaceae
Subfamilia: Iridoideae
Tribus: Irideae
Genus: Iris
Subgenus: I. subg. Iris
Section: I. sect. Pumilae
Species: Iris attica



Iris attica Boiss. & Heldr., Diagn. Pl. Orient., ser. 2, 4: 91 (1859). (accepted by VPG)


  • Homotypic
    • Iris pumila subsp. attica (Boiss. & Heldr.) K.Richt., Pl. Eur. 1: 253 (1890). (accepted by WCSP)
  • Heterotypic
    • Iris falcata Babal. & Papan., Willdenowia 14: 71. 1984. nom. illeg., non Iris falcata Tausch (1823).
      • Typus: NC Greece, Mt. Vourinos, 3 km S of mine of Skoumtza, opening in Quercus forest, on ophiolithic substrate, 850 m, 16.6.1982, Babalonas E30 (Holotypus: HUTH).


Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Europe
    • Regional: Southeastern Europe
      • Greece, Yugoslavia (North Macedonia).

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



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