Willdenowia 36 – Article36132

Willdenowia – Annals of the Botanic Garden and Botanical Museum Berlin-Dahlem
ISSN 0511-9618
© 2006 BGBM Berlin-Dahlem.

Biel, B., Tan, K. & Tzanoudakis, D.: A new autumn-flowering species of Allium (Liliaceae) from the island of Sifnos (Cyclades, Greece).
Willdenowia 36 (Special Issue): 367-372.

Allium apolloniensis is described as a species new to science, illustrated and compared with related species of A. sect. Codonoprasum. It is apparently restricted to the Cyclades in the central Aegean and of particular interest for the phylogeny of the genus because it is tetraploid (2n = 4x = 32).

Key words:
monocotyledons, Alliaceae, taxonomy, central Aegean, karyology.

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