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The Euro+Med PlantBase - the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity

Euro+Med Plantbase integrates and critically evaluates information from Flora Europaea, Med-Checklist, the Flora of Macaronesia, and from regional and national floras and checklists from the area as well as additional taxonomic and floristic literature. This is complemented by the European taxa of several families taken from the World Checklist of Selected Plant Families and of the Leguminosae from the International Legume Database and Information Service ILDIS (see credits for details). By 1st of February 2018 it provides access to the total European flora of vascular plants in 222 plant families.

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Details for: Asparagus aethiopicus

Source: World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (2010), copyright © The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Name: Asparagus aethiopicus L.
Nomencl. ref.: Mant. Pl.: 1. 1770
Rank: Species
Taxonomy (this taxon is included in): Regnum - Plantae
     Divisio - Tracheophyta
          Subdivisio - Spermatophytina
               Class - Magnoliopsida
                    Superordo - Lilianae
                         Ordo - Asparagales
                              Familia - Asparagaceae
                                   Genus - Asparagus Tourn. ex L.
Homotypic synonyms: Asparagopsis aethiopica (L.) Kunth
Protasparagus aethiopicus (L.) Oberm.
Heterotypic synonyms: Asparagopsis lancea (Thunb.) Kunth
Asparagus aculeatus Voss
Asparagus laetus Salisb.
Asparagus lanceus Thunb.
Asparagus maximus Voss
Asparagus sprengeri Regel
Taxon Notes: Widely cultivated as an ornamental.
Common names: espareguera de jardí (Catalan), espareguera de jardí (Majorcan), esparraguera (Spanish, Castillian), esparraguera basta (Spanish, Castillian), esparreguera de jardí (Catalan)[Credits]
Maps: distribution
Occurrence: [Md]

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