Taxon: Allium cristophii Trautv.

 
Genus: Allium
  Subgenus: Melanocrommyum
    Section: Kaloprason
Family: Amaryllidaceae
  Subfamily: Allioideae
      Tribe: Allieae
Nomen number: 406525
Place of publication: Trudy Imp. S.-Peterburgsk. Bot. Sada 9:268. 1884, nom. cons. "cristophi"
Comments:
  • • conserved (nom. cons.) with a conserved type (Melbourne ICN Art. 14.9 & App. IV)
  • • spelling verified from original literature
  • • named for "Cristoph"
Name Verified on: 03-Nov-2006 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 21-May-2013
Species priority site is: Western Regional PI Station (W6)
Accessions: 11 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard; Hortus 3, as A. "christophii")

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Asia-Temperate

    • Middle Asia: Turkmenistan
    • Western Asia: Iran; Turkey

  • Cultivated:

    . also cult.

References:

  • Aldén, B., S. Ryman & M. Hjertson Våra kulturväxters namn - ursprung och användning. Formas, Stockholm (Handbook on Swedish cultivated and utility plants, their names and origin). 2009 (Vara kulturvaxt namn)
  • Brummitt, R. K. 2001. Report of the Committee for Spermatophyta: 51 (Taxon) 50:561.
  • Czerepanov, S. K. Vascular plants of Russia and adjacent states (the former USSR). 1995 (L USSR)
  • Davis, P. H., ed. Flora of Turkey and the east Aegean islands. 1965-1988 (F Turk)
  • Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 14. Auflage. 1993 (Zander ed14)
  • Erhardt, W. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 17. Auflage. 2002 (Zander ed17)
  • Fritsch, R. M. 1999. (1419) Proposal to conserve the name Allium cristophii, preferably with the spelling A. christophii, against A. bodeanum (Liliaceae) (Taxon) 48:577-579.
  • Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  • Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. Flora SSSR. 1934-1964 (F USSR)
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. 1976 (Hortus 3)
  • Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  • Rechinger, K. H., ed. Flora iranica. 1963- (F Iran)
  • Stearn, W. T. 1944. Notes on the genus Allium in the Old World (Herbertia) 11:11-34.
  • Still, S. M. Manual of herbaceous ornamental plants, ed. 4. 1994 (Man HerbPl)
  • Walters, S. M. et al., eds. European garden flora. 1986- (Eur Gard F)

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