Taxon profile


Dyer's Alkanet
Alkanna tinctoria Tausch

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Rosopsida - eudicots »  order Boraginales »  family Boraginaceae »  genus Alkanna - alkanna

Scientific synonyms

Alkanna lehmanii (Tineo) A. DC.
Alkanna tinctoria subsp. lehmanii (Tineo) Nyman
Alkanna tuberculata Greuter
Lithospermum lehmanii Tineo
Lithospermum lehmannii Tineo
Lithospermum tinctorium L.
Lycopsis cyrenaica Spreng.

Other names

= Alkanna


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Included taxa

Number of records: 5

subspecies Alkanna tinctoria subsp. subleiocarpa (Hub.-Mor.) Hub.-Mor.
subspecies Alkanna tinctoria subsp. tripolitana (Bornm.) Qaiser

Links and literature

EN Botanical Society of British Isles [], Botany Department, The Natural History Museum [as Alkanna tinctoria (L.) Tausch]
Data retrieved on: 11 May 2012
EN Danin A.: Flora and Vegetation of Israel [] [as Alkanna tinctoria]
Data retrieved on: 26 February 2009

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