Subgenus Scorpiris (Junos) (Tratt.)Mathew

1981, Botanical author Mathew .............related links... Botanical Classification

Subgenus Scorpiris Mathew. (Brian Mathew, 1981) Formerly the Genus Juno of Trattinick, Mathew reduced this to a subgenus in The Iris, first edition 1981.

A subgenus in the Genus Iris. Characterized by bulbs with large fleshy root attached, and channeled leaves in one plane reminescent of corn. They are sometimes referred to as Corn Iris but more commonly they are called Junos reminding one of the old Genus name. See list of species

Aitchisonii.....Aitchisonii AlbomarginataAlbomarginata AtropatanaAtropatana AucheriAucheri
Xanthochlora.......Xanthochlora ZaprjagajewiiZaprjagajewii ZenaidaeZenaidae
BaldshuanicaBaldshuanica BucharicaBucharica CabulicaCabulica CapnoidesCapnoides
CarterorumCarterorum CaucasicaCaucasica CycloglossaCycloglossa DoabensisDoabensis
DrepanophyllaDrepanophylla Edomensis....Edomensis Fosteriana......Fosteriana Galatica........Galatica
Graeberiana...........Graeberiana Hippolyti..............Hippolyti Hymenospatha........Hymenospatha Inconspicua........Inconspicua
SpecKopetdagensisKopetdagensis Kuschakewiczii.Kuschakewiczii LeptorrhizaLeptorrhiza Linifolia........Linifolia
Magnifica.................Magnifica MaracandicaMaracandica MicroglossaMicroglossa Narbutii........Narbutii
Naryensis.........Naryensis NicolaiNicolai NusairiensisNusairiensis Odontostyla........Odontostyla
Orchioides.........Orchioides PalaestinaPalaestina ParvulaParvula Persica........Persica
Planifolia.........Planifolia PlatypteraPlatyptera PopoviiPopovii Porphyrochrysa........Porphyrochrysa
Postii.........Postii PseudocaucasicaPseudocaucasica RegisUzziaeRegisUzziae Rosenbachiana.......Rosenbachiana
Schischkinii.........Schischkinii StenophyllaStenophylla Stocksii...............Stocksii Subdecolorata.......Subdecolorata
Svetlanae.........Svetlanae TadshikorumTadshikorum TubergenianaTubergeniana Vicaria.......Vicaria
Vvedenskyi.......Vvedenskyi WarleyensisWarleyensis WendelboiWendelboi Willmottiana.......Willmottiana

List of species names ---

Additional Junos continue to be discovered and the following are new species: Iris furseorum; Iris hippolyti; Iris linifoliiformis; Iris nezahatiae; Iris pseudocapnoides; Iris wallisiae

According to the Species Group of the British Iris Society's A Guide to Species Irises (1997) The following species are included in this Subgenus; Iris aitchisonii , Iris albomarginata , Iris atropatana , Iris aucheri , Iris baldshuanica , Iris bucharica , Iris cabulica , Iris capnoides , Iris carterorum , Iris caucasica , Iris cycloglossa , Iris doabensis , Iris drepanophylla , Iris edomensis , Iris fosteriana , Iris galatica , Iris graeberiana , Iris hyppolyti , Iris hynenospatha , Iris inconspicua , Iris kopetdagensis , Iris kuschakewiczii , Iris leptorrhiza , Iris linifolia , Iris magnifica , Iris maracandica , Iris microglossa , Iris narbutii , Iris naryensis , Iris nicolai , Iris nusairiensis , Iris odontostyla, Iris orchioides , Iris palaestina , Iris parvula , Iris persica , Iris planifolia , Iris platyptera . Iris popovii , Iris porphyrochrysa , Iris postii , Iris pseudocaucasica , Iris regis-uzziae , Iris rosenbachiana , Iris schischkinii , Iris stenophylla , Iris stocksii , Iris subdecolorata , Iris svetlanae , Iris tadshikorum , Iris tubergeniana , Iris vicaria , Iris vvedenskyi , Iris warleyensis , Iris wendelboi , Iris willmottiana , Iris xanthochlora , Iris zaprjagajewii , Iris zenaidae ,


 

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