Lygeum spartum L.

Lygeum spartum L.

Synonymy

    https://media.e-taxonomy.eu/flora-greece/medium/Plate_19/LygeumSpartum1.jpg

    Taxon info

    Lygeum spartum is a peculiar grass, the only European member of its tribe, forming large tufts and with the inflorescence consisting of a single spikelet enclosed in a sheath. It is a S Mediterranean species, in Greece almost restricted to coastal flats in SE Kriti (Lygeum steppe), an area rich in N African elements.A
    A. Dimopoulos, P., Raus, Th., Bergmeier, E. & al., Vascular plants of Greece: An annotated checklist. 31. 2013: p. 354 [Plate 19.2]

    Distribution

    Pe Kik KK 

    Greece (Kiklades present; Kriti and Karpathos present; Peloponnisos present)

    Status

    Native / Non Range-Restricted

    Chorology

    Mediterranean

    Life-form

    Hemicryptophyte

    Habitat

    Xeric Mediterranean Phrygana and grasslands

    IUCN category

    Not Evaluated

    Presidential Decree 67/81

    No

    Specimens

    CountryDateCollector + collecting numberHerbariaTypeScanDerivatives
    Greece, Hellenic Republic2017-04-15Willing,R. & Willing, E. 275778B
    Citation: Greece, Hellenic Republic, Lassithi, O Ag. Fotia, 35°11'40.992"N, 26°9'27"E, 15.4.2017, Willing,R. & E. Willing 275778. (B B 10 0732295)

    Specimen summary: B (B 10 0732295)
    Preferred stable URI: http://herbarium.bgbm.org/object/B100732295

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