Invasive Species Compendium

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Iris
(irises)

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Iris (irises)

Summary

  • Last modified
  • 13 June 2017
  • Datasheet Type(s)
  • Host Plant
  • Preferred Scientific Name
  • Iris
  • Preferred Common Name
  • irises
  • Taxonomic Tree
  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •   Kingdom: Plantae
  •     Phylum: Spermatophyta
  •       Subphylum: Angiospermae
  •         Class: Monocotyledonae
  • Uses List
  • Ornamental
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Pictures

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Iris yellow spot virus (IYSV); symptoms on onion, showing extensive leaf lesions on heavily affected plant. USA.
TitleSymptoms
CaptionIris yellow spot virus (IYSV); symptoms on onion, showing extensive leaf lesions on heavily affected plant. USA.
Copyright©Whitney Cranshaw/Colorado State University/Bugwood.org - CC BY 3.0 US
Iris yellow spot virus (IYSV); symptoms on onion, showing extensive leaf lesions on heavily affected plant. USA.
SymptomsIris yellow spot virus (IYSV); symptoms on onion, showing extensive leaf lesions on heavily affected plant. USA.©Whitney Cranshaw/Colorado State University/Bugwood.org - CC BY 3.0 US
Iris yellow spot virus (IYSV); close-up of symptoms on field onion leaf. USA.
TitleSymptoms
CaptionIris yellow spot virus (IYSV); close-up of symptoms on field onion leaf. USA.
Copyright©Howard F. Schwartz/Colorado State University/Bugwood.org - CC BY 3.0 US
Iris yellow spot virus (IYSV); close-up of symptoms on field onion leaf. USA.
SymptomsIris yellow spot virus (IYSV); close-up of symptoms on field onion leaf. USA.©Howard F. Schwartz/Colorado State University/Bugwood.org - CC BY 3.0 US

Identity

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Preferred Scientific Name

  • Iris L.

Preferred Common Name

  • irises

International Common Names

  • Spanish: lirios

Local Common Names

  • Germany: Schwertlilie

EPPO code

  • IRISS (Iris sp.)

Taxonomic Tree

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  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •     Kingdom: Plantae
  •         Phylum: Spermatophyta
  •             Subphylum: Angiospermae
  •                 Class: Monocotyledonae
  •                     Order: Liliales
  •                         Family: Iridaceae
  •                             Genus: Iris

Uses List

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General

  • Ornamental