Colchicum gracile K.Perss.

, Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 127(3): 284 (283-288; figs. 1, 2A) (2008), nom. inval.
IPNI Life Sciences Identifier (LSID)
Botanische Jahrbücher für Systematik, Pflanzengeschichte und Pflanzengeographie. Leipzig
127(3): 284 (283-288; figs. 1, 2A)
Date of Publication
3 Sep 2008
Family as entered in IPNI

Type Information

Distribution Of Types
Italy (Italy, Southeastern Europe, Europe)

Nomenclatural Notes

Status: nom. inval. type specimen consists of two gatherings (see Art. 8.2, 37.2 ICBN, 2006)


The type specimen (K. Persson 492, GB) comprises flowers and corms collected on 28 Sep 1990 and leaves collected from cultivated material on 26 Apr 1992


Basionym of
Colchicum neapolitanum subsp. gracile (K.Perss.) Fridl., Bot. Serbica 38(1): 45 (2014), nom. inval.
Validated by
Colchicum gracile K.Perss., Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 127(4): 489 (2009).