Cistus creticus subsp. creticus

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Cistus creticus subsp. creticus

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Status

Indigenous (IN)

Endemism

not endemic

Systematics

Recognition of subspecies is controversial (see Civeyrel & al. 2011). On the other hand, there is no modern area-wide revision of the species helping to clarify the controversy.

Civeyrel L., Leclercq J., Demoly J.-P., Agnan Y., Quèbre N., Pélissier C. & Otto T. 2011: Molecular systematics, character evolution, and pollen morphology of Cistus and Halimium (Cistaceae). - Pl. Syst. Evol. 295: 23-54.

Chromosome numbers

2n = 18A,B
A. B. Slavík, V. Jarolímová & J. Chrtek, Chromosome counts of some plants from Cyprus in Candollea 48. 1993 (as Cistus creticus L.), B. B. Slavík, V. Jarolímová & J. Chrtek, Chromosome counts of some plants from Cyprus. 2 in Acta Univ. Carol., Biol. 46. 2002 (as Cistus creticus L.)

Altitudinal range

01675 mC
C. R. D. Meikle, Flora of Cyprus 1. 1977