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Liliaceae: Tulipa billietiana

Unkown collector 1873


Tulipa billietiana Jord.

Original Distribution

France, Savoie and Alpes Maritimes

Extinction Data

Earth Witness community - Extinct, IUCN 1997 Extinct

Number of Specimens at Kew


Specimen Type (Y/N)


Kew Herbcat Barcode Number


Date Collected

30th April 1873

Information Sources

Olivier, L. Galland, J. & Maurin, H. (eds.) Livre rouge de la flore manacée de France. Tome 1: Espèces prioritaires. Muséum National d’Histoire Naturelle, Paris.-Walter, K.S. and Gillett, H.J. (eds) (1998). 1997 IUCN Red List of Threatened Plants. Compiled by the World Conservation Monitoring Centre IUCN – The World Conservation Union, Gland, Switzerland and Cambridge, UK.