Choose language / Elija su lenguaje

Español English

The Endemic Plants of Chile – an Annotated Checklist

Previous | Next

Alstroemeria hookeri Lodd. subsp. maculata Ehr. Bayer

  1. Classified in >
  2. genus: Alstroemeria >
  3. Family: Alstroemeriaceae

Place of Publication

Gatt. Alstr. Chile: 153, t. 27, 29, (1986 [1987])

Type citation

Chile. IV Region, Prov. de Choapa, etwas nördlich von Los Vilos, Panamericana Norte km 235,5. 19.11.1981, Bayer 386 (Holotypus: M, Isotypos: Herbar Bayer.

Iconography

  • Bayer (1987a): ilus.: 27, 29, 31, 114, 165
  • Muñoz-Schick & Moreira-Muñoz (2003): pág. 104

    Descriptions

    • Bayer (1987a)
    • Muñoz-Schick & Moreira-Muñoz (2003)

    Habit

    Perennial herb 30 to 50 cm tall. Flowers in October.

    Key characteristics

    It is possible to confuse this subspecies with that of ssp. recumbens due its similar habit, but it differs in only having faint yellow markings on the inside of the upper tepals and by having the characteristic dark markings on the lower tepal.

    Regions

    Coquimbo

    Distribution and habitat

    This subspecies has a very restricted distribution just north of Los Vilos where on coastal plains with sandy-soils.

    Distribution

    Show all locations
    Here is #map_1

    References

    • Muñoz-Schick & Moreira-Muñoz (2003)

      Muñoz-Schick, M and Moreira-Muñoz, A 2003. Alstroemerias de Chile; Diversidad, distribución y conservación. Santiago de Chile: Taller La Era

    • Bayer (1987a)

      Bayer, E. 1987. Die Gattung Alstroemeria in Chile. Mitteilungen (aus) der Botanischen Staatssammlung München 24: 1-362