Natural History Photographs


Iridaceae
Authority:Jussieu, 1789
Nederlands:Lissenfamilie
Deutsch:Schwertliliengewächse
Crocus
Authority:Linnaeus, 1753
chrysanthus
Authority:(Herb.) Herb. 1843
English:golden crocus
Svenska:bägarkrokus
Français:сrocus à fleurs jaunes
concinnus
Authority:Kernd. & Pasche, 2014
kofudagensis
Authority:Rukšāns, 2015
mathewii
Authority:Kernd. & Pasche, 1994
nudiflorus
Authority:Smith, 1798
English:Autumn Crocus
Italiano:zafferano ligure
Español:azafrán desteñido, azafrán fatuo, azafrán loco, azafrán silvestre,
azafrán sin olor, bimbirulete, cergateña, cucliellos, flor del pirulete,
pierdemeriendas, pimplonete, pirulete, zargateña
olivieri
Authority:J.Gay, 1831
sublimis
Authority:Herb. 1845
Synonyms:Crocus nivalis Bory & Chaub. 1832
veluchensis
Authority:Herbert, 1845
The taxonomy of the genus Crocus is far from settled, and various authoritative sources may disagree with each other about the taxonomic status of various taxa. Here, I follow Janus Ruksans' monograph, Crocuses: A Complete Guide to the Genus (2010).