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Taxon: Gladiolus tristis L.

Genus: Gladiolus section: Homoglossum
Family: Iridaceae subfamily: Ixioideae tribe: Ixieae.
Nomen number: 17606
Place of publication: Sp. pl. ed. 2, 1:53. 1762
Typification: View record from Linnaean Plant Name Typification Project of the Natural History Museum of London.
Name verified on: 29-Feb-2000 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 06-Jan-2003
No species priority site assigned.

NO ACCESSIONS IN NPGS UNDER THIS NAME.

Common names:


Economic importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental   (fide F Eur)
  • Gene sources: potential gene source for gladiolus   (for floral scent fide Wild Crop Rel 8:152. 2011)

Distributional range:

      Native:
  • AFRICA
    Southern Africa: South Africa - Eastern Cape [s.], Western Cape [s.]

      Naturalized:
  • AUSTRALASIA
    Australia: Australia

      Adventive:
  • SOUTHERN AMERICA
    Southern South America: Argentina - Buenos Aires

      Cultivated:
  • also cultivated

References:

  • Cantor, M. & J. Tolety. 2011. Gladiolus. 8:133–159 In: Kole, C., ed., Wild crop relatives: genomic and breeding resources, plantation and ornamental crops. 8:133–159.
  • Erhardt, W. et al. 2002. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 17. Auflage.
  • George, A. S., ed. 1980–. Flora of Australia.
  • Germishuizen, G. & N. L. Meyer, eds. 2003. Plants of southern Africa: an annotated checklist. Strelitzia 14.
  • Goldblatt, P. & J. Manning. 1998. Gladiolus in southern Africa. 293–295.
  • Instituto de Botánica Darwinion. 2008. Flora del Conosur. Catálogo de las plantas vasculares.
  • Integrated Botanical Information System (IBIS). Australian plant common name database (on-line resource).
  • Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. 1964–1980. Flora europaea. [mentions].
More:

Check other web resources for Gladiolus tristis L.:

  • Flora Europaea: Database of European Plants (ESFEDS)
  • Flora del Conosur: Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares del Conosur
  • AVH: Australia's Virtual Herbarium
  • ABRS: Australian Biological Resources Study Flora of Australia online
  • SIBIS: South African National Biodiversity Institute's (SANBI) Integrated Biodiversity System
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Gladiolus tristis 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.

Check other web resources for images:

  • PlantSystematics.org
  • Google 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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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?17606 (24 July 2014)

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