Leontice

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Leontice
Leontice leontopetalum 01.jpg
Leontice leontopetalum
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Eudicots
Order: Ranunculales
Family: Berberidaceae
Genus: Leontice
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Type species
Leontice leontopetalum
Synonyms[3]

Leontopetalon Miller.

Leontice is a group of perennial, tuberous herbs in the Berberidaceae described as a genus by Linnaeus in 1753.[4][3][5]

Accepted species[6][edit]

  1. Leontice armeniaca Belanger - Armenia, Turkey, Syria, Lebanon
  2. Leontice ewersmanni Bunge - Central Asia
  3. Leontice incerta Pall.- Xinjiang, Kazakhstan
  4. Leontice leontopetalum L. - eastern Mediterranean to Central Asia

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