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Narcissus cantabricus

Narcissus cantabricus (*)

Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Monocots
Ordo: Asparagales

Familia: Amaryllidaceae
Subfamilia: Amaryllidoideae
Tribus: Narcisseae
Genus: Narcissus
Subgenus: N. subg. Narcissus
Sectio: N. sect. Bulbocodii
Species: Narcissus cantabricus

Narcissus cantabricus DC. (1815)

Corbularia monophylla Durand, Rev. Bot. Recueil Mens. 2: 425 (1847).
Narcissus clusii Dunal, Mém. Sect. Sci. Acad. Sci. Montpellier 1: 9 (1847).
Narcissus bulbocodium var. monophyllus (Durand) Baker, Gard. Chron. 1869: 529 (1869).
Narcissus monophyllus T.Moore, Florist Fruitist Gard. Misc (1870): 84 (1870).
Corbularia cantabrica var. monophylla (Durand) Nyman, Consp. Fl. Eur.: 713 (1882).
Narcissus bulbocodium subsp. monophyllus (Durand) K.Richt., Pl. Eur. 1: 237 (1890).
Narcissus bulbocodium var. typicus Maire, Bull. Soc. Hist. Nat. Afrique N. 20: 38 (1929), not validly publ.
Narcissus cantabricus subsp. monophyllus (Durand) A.Fern., Revista Fac. Ci. Univ. Coimbra 26: 21 (1957).
Narcissus cantabricus var. petunioides A.Fern., Revista Fac. Ci. Univ. Coimbra 26: 20 (1957).


N. × litigiosus – N. × magni-antonii
Native distribution areas:
Narcissus cantabricus

Continental: Africa
Regional: Northern Africa
Algeria; Morocco
Continental: Europe
Regional: Southwestern Europe

References: Brummitt, R.K. 2001. TDWG – World Geographical Scheme for Recording Plant Distributions, 2nd Edition

De Candolle, A.P. in Redouté, P-J. 1815. Liliac. 8: t. 486.


Govaerts, R. et al. 2018. Narcissus cantabricus in World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published online. Accessed: 2018 Aug. 04. Reference page.
International Plant Names Index. 2018. Narcissus cantabricus. Published online. Accessed: Aug. 04 2018.
The Plant List 2013. Narcissus cantabricus in The Plant List Version 1.1. Published online. Accessed: 2018 Aug. 04. 2018. Narcissus cantabricus. Missouri Botanical Garden. Published online. Accessed: 04 Aug. 2018.
USDA, ARS, Germplasm Resources Information Network. Narcissus cantabricus in the Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN), U.S. Department of Agriculture Agricultural Research Service. Accessed: 07-Oct-06.

Vernacular names
español: Narciso de Asturias

Narcissus cantabricus is a species of the genus Narcissus (Daffodils) in the family Amaryllidaceae. It is classified in Section Bulbocodium.
Distribution and habitat

Narcissus cantabricus is native to the central and southern Iberian Peninsula and northwest Africa (Morocco and Algeria)

The Plant List

Liliac. 8: t. 486 1815.


Abílio Fernandes. The Rehabilitation of Narcissus Cantabricus DC. Kew Bulletin Vol. 12, No. 3 (1957), pp. 373-385

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