Teucrium brevifolium Schreb.

Teucrium brevifolium Schreb.



    Taxon info

    Teucrium brevifolium is a common constituent of phrygana on hot and dry, often S-facing hillslopes in the C & S Aegean area, just extending to SW Anatolia and also re-appearing in Cyrenaica (NE Libya) and adjacent NW Egypt, thus representing the N African connection in the Aegean flora. It is a distinct species forming dense bushy shrublets together with Euphorbia acanthothamnos, Thymbra capitata and others.A
    A. Dimopoulos, P., Raus, Th., Bergmeier, E., Constantinidis, Th., Iatrou, G., Kokkini, S., Strid, A. & Tzanoudakis, D. 2013: Vascular plants of Greece: An annotated checklist. 31. – Berlin: Botanic Garden and Botanical Museum Berlin-Dahlem; Athens: Hellenic Botanical Society. p. 346


    (Pe StE NAe WAe Kik KK EAe

    Greece (East Aegean islands present; Kiklades present; Kriti and Karpathos present; North Aegean islands present; Peloponnisos present; Sterea Ellas present; West Aegean islands present)


    Native / Non Range-Restricted






    Xeric Mediterranean Phrygana and grasslands

    IUCN category

    Not Evaluated

    Presidential Decree 67/81



    CountryDateCollector + collecting numberHerbariaTypeScanDerivatives
    Greece15 Apr 2017Willing,R. & Willing, E. 275777B
    Citation: Greece, Lassithi, O Ag. Fotia, 35°11'40.992"N, 26°9'27"E, 15 Apr 2017, Willing,R. & E. Willing 275777 (B B 10 0732294)

    Specimen summary: B B 10 0732294
    Preferred stable URI: http://herbarium.bgbm.org/object/B100732294

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