Cistus creticus subsp. eriocephalus

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Cistus creticus subsp. eriocephalus


Indigenous (IN)


not endemic


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.


Division 1indigenousA
Division 3indigenousB
Division 4indigenousA,B
Division 6indigenousB
Division 7indigenousA,B
Division 8indigenousA
A. R. D. Meikle, Flora of Cyprus 1. 1977, B. G. Hadjikyriakou, Symvoli sti meleti tis chloridas tis Kyprou 4 in Dasoponos 25. 2005

Altitudinal range

50600 mC
C. R. D. Meikle, Flora of Cyprus 1. 1977

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