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Taxon: Cistus laurifolius L.

Genus: Cistus
Family: Cistaceae.
Nomen number: 10641
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 1:523. 1753
Typification: View record from Linnaean Plant Name Typification Project of the Natural History Museum of London.
Name verified on: 14-Sep-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 14-Sep-1995
No species priority site assigned.

NO ACCESSIONS IN NPGS UNDER THIS NAME.

Common names:

  • laurel-leaf cistus   (Source: BSBI ) – English
  • lorbeerblättrige Zistrose   (Source: Zander Ency ) – German
  • lagercistros   (Source: Vara kulturvaxt namn ) – Swedish

Economic importance:

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Distributional range:

      Native:
  • AFRICA
    Northern Africa: Morocco
  • ASIA-TEMPERATE
    Western Asia: Turkey
  • EUROPE
    Southeastern Europe: Greece; Italy
    Southwestern Europe: France [incl. Corsica]; Portugal; Spain

      Cultivated:
  • also cultivated

References:

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Check other web resources for Cistus laurifolius L.:

  • Flora Europaea: Database of European Plants (ESFEDS)
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Cistus laurifolius cultivars
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.

Images:

  • Fruit: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
More:
  • Check PlantSystematics.org for additional images
  • Google Images Images Note: Be advised that their identity may be inaccurate. Proper identification of a plant may require specialized taxonomic knowledge or comparison with properly documented herbarium material.

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Cite as:
USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program.
Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
URL: http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/taxon.pl?10641 (23 September 2014)

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