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Taxon: Bellevalia paradoxa (Fisch. & C. A. Mey.) Boiss.

Genus: Bellevalia
Family: Asparagaceae subfamily: Scilloideae tribe: Hyacintheae subtribe: Hyacinthinae. Also placed in: Hyacinthaceae Liliaceae
Nomen number: 6725
Place of publication: Fl. orient. 5:308. 1882
Name verified on: 11-Apr-1996 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 22-May-1997
No species priority site assigned.


Distributional range:

    Western Asia: Turkey [n.e.]
    Caucasus: Georgia


  • Czerepanov, S. K. 1995. Vascular plants of Russia and adjacent states (the former USSR). [= Pseudomuscari paradoxum (Fisch. & C. A. Mey.) Garbari].
  • Davis, P. H., ed. 1965–1988. Flora of Turkey and the east Aegean islands.
  • Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. 1934–1964. Flora SSSR. [= Muscari paradoxum (Fisch. & C. A. Mey.) K. Koch].


Check other web resources for Bellevalia paradoxa (Fisch. & C. A. Mey.) Boiss.:

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USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program.
Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
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