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This species is accepted, and its native range is S. & E. Europe to Central Asia and Afghanistan.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

[FIQ]

Ghazanfar, S. A. & Edmondson, J. R (Eds). (2014) Flora of Iraq, Volume 5 Part 2: Lythraceae to Campanulaceae.

Morphology General Habit
Annual (2–)3–4(–6) cm
Morphology Stem
Stems erect, terete, subsucculent, glabrous
Morphology Leaves
Leaves succulent, sessile, ovate to elliptic, (2–)3–4(–5) × 1–2 mm, denticulate, ciliate
Morphology Reproductive morphology Inflorescences
Inflorescence spicate, (1–)4–11-flowered; bracts foliaceous, ovate to lanceolate, 2–3(–5) × 1–2 mm, spurred, ciliate; pedicels < 1 mm
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers
Flowers 4(–5)-merous
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Calyx
Sepals lanceolate, 2–4 × 0.5–1 mm, spurred, ciliate
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Corolla
Petals white, lanceolate to ovate, ± 2 × 1 mm, acuminate
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Androecium Stamens
Stamens 4 (or 5); scales linear to spatulate, < 1 mm
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Gynoecium Carpels
Carpels spreading, 2 × 1 mm, papillate
Morphology Reproductive morphology Seeds
Seeds 5–7 per carpel, ellipsoid, smooth to papillate.
Ecology
On sandy clay soil and gravel; alt. ± 200 m.
Distribution
Very rare, recorded only once from near the ancient ruins of the Parthian city of Hatra, now Hadhr. Spain, Sicily, SE Europe, Crimea, Turkey, Caucasus, Syria, Iran, Afghanistan, Tien Shan.

Native to:

Afghanistan, Albania, Bulgaria, Greece, Iran, Iraq, Kazakhstan, Kirgizstan, Krym, Lebanon-Syria, Sicilia, Spain, Tadzhikistan, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, Uzbekistan, Yugoslavia

Sedum aetnense Tineo appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Mar 1, 2011 Tineo [s.n.], Sicilia K000732474 isotype

First published in G.Gussone, Fl. Sicul. Syn. 2: 826 (1845)

Accepted by

  • Abdulina, S.A. (1999). Spisok Sosudistykn Rastenii Kazakhstana: 1-187. Academy of Sciences, Almaty, Kazakhstan.
  • Davis, P.H. (ed.) (1972). Flora of Turkey and the East Aegean Islands 4: 1-657. Edinburgh University Press, Edinburgh.
  • Ghazanfar, S.A. & Edmondson, J.R. (eds.) (2013). Flora of Iraq 5(2): 1-349. Ministry of Agriculture & Agrarian Reform, Baghdad.

Literature

Flora of Iraq

  • Chamberlain in Fl. Turk. 4: 239 (1972).
  • Tineo in Guss., Fl. Sic. Syn. 2: 826 (1845);

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Abdulina, S.A. (1999). Spisok Sosudistykn Rastenii Kazakhstana: 1-187. Academy of Sciences, Almaty, Kazakhstan.
  • Davis, P.H. (ed.) (1972). Flora of Turkey and the East Aegean Islands 4: 1-657. Edinburgh University Press, Edinburgh.
  • Ghazanfar, S.A. & Edmondson, J.R. (eds.) (2013). Flora of Iraq 5(2): 1-349. Ministry of Agriculture & Agrarian Reform, Baghdad.
  • Jalas, J., Suominen, J., Lampinen, R. & Kurtto, A.(eds.) (1999). Atlas Florae Europaeae. Distribution of vascular plants in Europe 12: 1-250.
  • Jansson, C.A. & Rechinger, K.H. (1970). Flora Iranica 72: 1-32. Akademische Druck- u. Verlagsanstalt, Graz.
  • Korovin, E.P. & Vvedensky, A.I. (eds.) (1955). Flora Uzbekistana 3: 1-824. Izd-va Akademii nauk Uzbekskoi SSR, Tashkent.
  • Lazkov, G.A. & Sultanova, B.A. (2011). Checklist of vascular plants of Kyrgyzstan Norrlinia 24: 1-166.
  • Nikitin, V.V. (ed.) (1949). Flora Turkmenii 4: 1-364. Turkmenskoe gosudarstvennoe izd., Ashkhabad.
  • Ovczinnikov, P.N. (ed.) (1975). Flora Tadzhikskoi SSR 4: 1-576. Izd-vo Akademii nauk SSSR, Moskva.
  • Tutin, T.G. & al. (eds.) (1993). Flora Europaea ed. 2, 1: 1-581. Cambridge University Press.

Flora of Iraq
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Kew Backbone Distributions
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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0