Moraea tricolor

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Moraea tricolor


Taxonavigation: Asparagales 
Classification System: APG IV

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

Familia: Iridaceae
Subfamilia: Iridoideae
Tribus: Irideae
Genus: Moraea
Species: Moraea tricolor




  • Homotypic
    • Iris fugax Pers., Syn. Pl. 1: 54 (1805), nom. superfl.
    • Moraea ciliata var. tricolor (Andrews) Baker in W.H.Harvey & auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Cap. 6: 11 (1896).
  • Heterotypic
    • Moraea barbigera Salisb., Trans. Hort. Soc. London 1: 306 (1812).
    • Moraea ciliata var. barbigera (Salisb.) Baker, Handb. Irid.: 49 (1892).
    • Moraea duthieana L.Bolus, Ann. Bolus Herb. 4: 113 (1927).


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



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