Vascular Plants Australian Plant Name Index (APNI)

Showing Iris spuria
Iridaceae Juss.
Iris spuria L. , legitimate, scientific
Linnaeus, C. (1 May 1753), Species Plantarum 1: 39 [tax. nov.]
  • Type: "Habitat in Gernamiae prantis."
Bentham, G. (23 September 1873), Flora Australiensis 6: 399 [secondary reference]
Cooke, D.A. in George, A.S. (ed.) (1986), Iridaceae. Flora of Australia 46: 66 [secondary reference]
taxonomic synonym: Iris spuria var. halophila (Pall.) Sims legitimate
  • Text: "Probably a garden escape."
Altinordu, F. & Crespo, M.B. (2016), Nomenclatural type designation of four Linnaean names in Iris sensu lato (Iridaceae). Phytotaxa 268(4): 299 [secondary reference]
  • Lectotype: "...designated here): Herb. Linnaeus, No. 61.17 (LINN [photo!]. Epitype (designated here): Herb. Linnaeus, IDC no. 17.5 ex Herb. Montinii (S-LINN [photo!])."
CHAH (7 July 2021), Australian Plant Census: - APC [secondary reference]
  • APC Comment: A widespread taxon, recorded by D.A.Cooke in A.S.George (ed.), Fl. Australia 46: 66 (1986), but not known to occur in Australia.