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Pakistan | Family List | Boraginaceae | Rochelia

2. Rochelia disperma (L.f.) C. Koch in Linneae. 22:649. 1849. emend. Karyagin, ISV. Akad. Nauk. Azerb. URSS. 12:13, 14. 1745; M. Popov in Schischkin, Fl. URSS. 19:551.1953; Riedl in Rech. f. Fl.Iran. 48:94.1967; Kazmi. l.c. 114.


  • Lithospermum dispermum L. f.
  • Rochelia stellulata Boiss.

    Related to R. bungei Trautv. From which it can be distinguished by the pedicels which never exceed the calyx, the larger fruiting calyx lobes (c. 3.5 mm vs. 2-2.5 mm) and the obliquely (not horizontal) positioned nutlets.

    Fl. Per.: April-June.

    Type: ‘Habitat in Hispania inter Gaditanum et Madritium’, coll. Ingot. Linn. Herb. No 181.11 181.12 (LINN).

    Distribution: Mediterranean area, Turkey, Soviet C. Asia, Caucasus, Iran, Iraq, Afghanistan, Pakistan, Ladak.

    A variable species in form and habit. May hybridize with R. leiocarpa and R. bungei (see notes to next species).


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