This article presents a comprehensive inventory of the urban vascular flora of the town of Palermo.The data were gathered from extensive field collections, from specimens kept in different herbaria,and publications of the last 30 years. The floristic catalogue includes all the vascular plants that occurspontaneously within the urban area. Thirteen taxa are endemic to Sicily and one of these,Clinopodium raimondoi, is exclusive to Palermo’s area. The inventory comprises 1052 taxa belonging to119 families and 225 genera, and contains 170 taxa non-native to the Italian flora.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1-8
Number of pages8
Publication statusPublished - 2019

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics
  • Plant Science


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