Description & Remarks
First found and described by E. Boissier from near Rascheya [Anti-Lebanon]. According to the Flora of Turkey (vol. 5) found also in S. Turkey and N. Iraq. The present finding extends the species distribution range. Determination approved by Dr. Robert Vogt, the Curator of the herbarium at Berlin-Dahlem Botanical Garden and Museum (B) and an expert to the Anthemideae. He corroborated previous determination by O. Fragman-Sapir and A. Shmida.