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  1. Family: Liliaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Tulipa L.
      1. Tulipa humilis Herb.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is SE. Turkey to Caucasus and Afghanistan.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Afghanistan, Iran, Iraq, Lebanon-Syria, North Caucasus, Transcaucasus, Turkey

    Accepted Infraspecifics

    Other Data

    Tulipa humilis Herb. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 2013 Kotschy, T. [105], Dagestan K000872554 lectotype
    Jan 1, 2013 s.coll. [s.n.] K000872551 lectotype
    Gay, J. [152] K000872552
    Aucher-Eloy, P.M.R. [5372], Iran K000900732
    Bell, M. [s.n.], Iran K000900733
    Kotschy, T. [506], Turkey K000900729
    Kotschy, T. [2], Turkey K000900728
    Kotschy, T. [506], Turkey K000900727
    s.coll. [152] K000872550

    Bibliography

    First published in Edwards's Bot. Reg. 30(Misc.): 30 (1844)

    Accepted by

    • Güner, A. (ed.) (2018). Resimli Türkiye Floras? (Illustrated Flora of Turkey) 2: 1-1054. ANG Vakf?/Nezahat Gökyi?it Botanik Bahçesi, Istambul.
    • Eker, I., Babaç, M.T. & Koyuncu, M. (2014). Revision of the genus Tulipa L. (Liliaceae) in Turkey Phytotaxa 157: 1-112.
    • Christenhusz, M.J.M., Govaerts, R., David, J.C., Hall, T., Borland, K., Roberts, P.S., Tuomisto, A., Buerki, S., Chase, M.W. & Fay, M.F. (2013). Tiptoe through the tulips - cultural history, molecular phylogenetics and classification of Tulipa (Liliaceae) Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society 172: 280-328.
    • Everett, D. (2013). The genus Tulipa Tulips of the world: 1-380. Kew publishing, Kew.
    • Zonneveld, B.J.M. (2009). The systematic value of nuclear genome size for "all" species of Tulipa L. (Liliaceae) Plant Systematics and Evolution 281: 217-245.
    • Rechinger, K.H., Browicz, K., Persson, K. & Wendelbo, P. (1990). Flora Iranica 165: 1-194. Naturhistorisches Museums Wien.
    • Davis, P.H. (ed.) (1984). Flora of Turkey and the East Aegean Islands 8: 1-632. Edinburgh University Press, Edinburgh.

    Not accepted by

    • Boulos, L. (2005). Flora of Egypt 4: 1-617. Al Hadara Publishing, Cairo. [Cited as Tulipa biflora.]

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions

    • Eker, I., Babaç, M.T. & Koyuncu, M. (2014). Revision of the genus Tulipa L. (Liliaceae) in Turkey Phytotaxa 157: 1-112.
    • Christenhusz, M.J.M., Govaerts, R., David, J.C., Hall, T., Borland, K., Roberts, P.S., Tuomisto, A., Buerki, S., Chase, M.W. & Fay, M.F. (2013). Tiptoe through the tulips - cultural history, molecular phylogenetics and classification of Tulipa (Liliaceae) Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society 172: 280-328.
    • Everett, D. (2013). The genus Tulipa Tulips of the world: 1-380. Kew publishing, Kew.
    • Takhtajan, A.L. (ed.) (2006). Conspectus Florae Caucasi 2: 1-466. Editio Universitatis Petropolitanae.
    • Davis, P.H. (ed.) (1984). Flora of Turkey and the East Aegean Islands 8: 1-632. Edinburgh University Press, Edinburgh.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
    'The Herbarium Catalogue, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet http://www.kew.org/herbcat [accessed on Day Month Year]'. Please enter the date on which you consulted the system.
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2020. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2020. 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

    Kew Science Photographs
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