Taxon: Ornithogalum arabicum L.

 
Genus: Ornithogalum
Subgenus: Ornithogalum
Section: Melomphis
Family: Asparagaceae
Subfamily: Scilloideae
Tribe: Ornithogaleae
Nomen number: 25934
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 1:307. 1753
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 10-Nov-2010 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 10-Nov-2010
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard; Zander ed14)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • MACARONESIA: Portugal, [Madeira Islands] Spain [Canary Islands (Tenerife)]
    • NORTHERN AFRICA: Algeria (n.), Morocco

    Europe
    • SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE: Former Yugoslavia, Greece, Italy (incl. Sardinia, Sicily)
    • SOUTHWESTERN EUROPE: France, [Corsica] Portugal, Spain (incl. Baleares)


    Cultivated (also cult.)

    Naturalized

    Asia-Temperate
    • WESTERN ASIA: Israel


References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  2. Davis, P. H., ed. Flora of Turkey and the east Aegean islands. (F Turk)
  3. Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 14. Auflage. 1993 (Zander ed14)
  4. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  5. Govaerts, R. World checklist of selected plant families (on-line resource). (World Checkl Sel Fam)
  6. Hansen, A. & P. Sunding Flora of Macaronesia: checklist of vascular plants, ed. 4. Sommerfeltia vol. 17. (L Macar ed4)
  7. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  8. Integrated Botanical Information System (IBIS) Australian plant common name database (on-line resource). (Aust Pl Common Names)
  9. Izquierdo Z., I. et al., eds. Lista de especies silvestres de Canarias: hongos, plantas y animales terrestres. 2004 (L Canarias)
  10. Jahandiez, E. & R. Maire Catalogue des plantes du Maroc. (L Maroc)
  11. Manning, J. C. et al. 2009. A molecular phylogeny and a revised classification of Ornithogaloideae (Hyacinthaceae) based on an analysis of four plastid DNA regions (Taxon) 58:103.
  12. Pignatti, S. Flora d'Italia. (F Ital)
  13. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  14. Quézel, P. & S. Santa Nouvelle flore de l'Algerie. (F Alger)
  15. Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. Flora europaea. (F Eur)
  16. Valdés, B. et al., eds. Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du nord du Maroc, incluant des clés d'identification. 2002 (L NMaroc)
  17. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. European garden flora. (Eur Gard F)
  18. Zohary, M. & N. Feinbrun-Dothan Flora palaestina. (F Palest)

Check other web resources for Ornithogalum arabicum L. :


Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=25934. Accessed 23 June 2018.