Hieracium sermenikense Freyn & Sint.

Hieracium sermenikense Freyn & Sint.

Synonymy

    Distribution

    IoI NPi SPi Pe StE EC NC NE NAe WAe Kik KK EAe 

    Greece (East Aegean islandsabsent; East Central Greecepresent; Ionian Islandsabsent; Kikladesabsent; Kriti and Karpathosabsent; North Aegean islandsabsent; North Central Greeceabsent; North Pindospresent; North-East Greeceabsent; Peloponnisospresent; South Pindospresent; Sterea Ellaspresent; West Aegean islandsabsent)

    Status

    Range-restricted

    Chorology

    Greek endemic

    Life-form

    Hemicryptophyte

    Habitat

    Cliffs, rocks, walls, ravines, boulders, Temperate and submediterranean Grasslands

    Notes

    Named after its locus classicus Sermeniko (Σερμένικο, the former Turkish Sirminik, since 1928 called Filakti/Φυλακτή), a village near Karditsa (SPi). The original spelling “sermonikense” of the epithet in the protologue of 1897 (documented in IPNI 2012–) is considered an orthographical error according to ICN Art. 60.1 (McNeill & al. 2012) and has to be corrected to sermenikense as implemented in basic floristic literature already five years afterwards (Halácsy 1902) and ever since (Tutin & al. 1976: 408, Greuter & Raab-Straube 2008: 453).

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