Taxon profile


Spiked Star-of-bethlehem
Ornithogalum pyrenaicum L.

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Liliopsida - monocotyledons »  order Asparagales »  family Asparagaceae »  genus Ornithogalum - star of Bethlehem

Scientific synonyms

Parthenostachys pyrenaica (L.) Fourr.
Loncomelos pyrenaicum (L.) J.Holub
Beryllis pyrenaica (L.) Salisb.
Ornithogalum asphodeloides Schur
Stellaris erecta Moench
Ornithogalum flavescens Lam.
Ornithogalum pyrenaicum var. flavescens (Lam.) Baker
Ornithogalum pyrenaicum subsp. flavescens (Lam.) K.Richt.
Ornithogalum granatense Pau
Ornithogalum melancholicum Klokov ex Krasnova

Other names

= Prussian Star-of-bethlehem
= Pyrenees Star of Bethlehem



Taxon in country check-lists*

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Included taxa

Number of records: 2

Links and literature

CZ Danihelka J., Chrtek J., Kaplan Z., Wild J. (2011): Seznam jmen cévnatých rostlin použitých v nálezové databázi květeny České republiky [], Botanický ústav AV ČR [as Ornithogalum pyrenaicum L.]
Data retrieved on: 21 November 2013
EN Botanical Society of British Isles [], Botany Department, The Natural History Museum [as Ornithogalum pyrenaicum L.]
Data retrieved on: 11 May 2012
CZ Kubát et al. (2002): Klíč ke květeně České republiky, Academia, Praha [as Ornithogalum pyrenaicum L.]
Data retrieved on: 26 May 2019
EN Danihelka J., Chrtek J. Jr. & Kaplan Z. (2012): Seznam cévnatých rostlin květeny České republiky, Preslia 84: 647–811 [as Ornithogalum pyrenaicum L.]
Data retrieved on: 18 August 2019

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