Ranunculus brevifolius Ten.
Ranunculus brevifolius is a C & E Mediterranean mountain species, occurring in mainland Greece from the Albanian border and Olimbos to Taigetos, as well as Levka Ori and Psiloritis in Kriti, generally growing in damp calcareous screes and flowering near patches of melting snow. It belongs to a small group of species (R. sect. Thora) with broad, somewhat coriaceous, only shallowly lobed leaves and scarcely compressed achenes.AA. 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: p. 356 [Plate 20.6]