100 Endemic Plants of Greece

Greece has approximately 1000 endemic plant species (out of a total of approximately 5800 species). This book offers a portrait of 100 endemic plants, belonging to 24 families and 46 genera.

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Τhe butterflies of the C Aegean island of Iraklia

Giannis Gavalas is the leading naturalist of the Kiklades (Cyclades) islands. Over the last years he has been recording the nature of the islands.

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Parnassiana Archives

Parnassiana Archives, is a journal published by Wild Greece Editions, with articles about wild life of Greece.

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Series Scardici

 

 Crocus series Scardici in Greece

 

 

 

spring flowering, lvs without white median stripe on upper surface. Prophyll and bracteole present. Tunics fibrous-reticulate

 

άνθιση ανοιξιάτικη, φύλλα χωρίς λευκή μεσαία λωρίδα στην επάνω επιφάνεια. Με πρόφυλλο και μικρό βράκτιο. Χιτώνες νηματώδεις-δικτυωτοί.

 

 

  •  Crocus pelistericus Pulevic, 1976               May-Jun     Mt Kajmakcalan (N Gr, SW FYROM, SE Albania-reported as new from the latter by Barina et al. 2015).  

 

fls deep violet, lvs 3-4 (-5), anthers yellow, style shortly divided into 3 orange-yellow branches, each branch fimbriate at apex. 

  άνθη μοβ, φύλλα 3-4 (-5), ανθήρες κίτρινοι, στύλος χωρισμένος σε 3 πορτοκαλί-κίτρινους βραχίωνες, κάθε ένας σχισμένος στην κορυφή. 

 

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Distribution of C. series Scardici in Greece 

Εξάπλωση του C. series Scardici στην Ελλάδα