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

Anthericum sulphureum Waldst. & Kit.
Beryllis pyrenaica (L.) Salisb.
Hyacinthus sulphureus (Waldst. & Kit.) E.H.L.Krause
Loncomelos pallidum (Salisb.) Speta
Loncomelos pyrenaicum (L.) J.Holub
Loncoxis sulphurea (Waldst. & Kit.) Raf.
Ornithogalum asphodeloides Schur
Ornithogalum flavescens Lam.
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. (23. 1. 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
EN Danihelka J., Chrtek J. Jr. & Kaplan Z. (2012): Checklist of vascular plants of the Czech Republic, Preslia 84: 647–811 [as Ornithogalum pyrenaicum L.]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2014

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