Endemics in Family Order

Apiaceae
Pimpinella junionae

Apocynaceae
Ceropegia ceratophora
Ceropegia krainzii

Asteraceae
Argyranthemum callichrysum
Bethencourtia
Bethencourtia hermosae
Bethencourtia palmensis
Bethencourtia rupicola
Cheirolophus dariasi
Cheirolophus ghomerythus
Cheirolophus sataratensis
Gonospermum
Gonospermum gomerae
Helichrysum alucense
Pericallis hansenii
Pericallis steetzii
Senecio hermosae
Sonchus filifolius
Sonchus gonzalezpadronii
Sonchus ortunoi
Sonchus regis-jubae
Sonchus wildpretii

Boraginaceae
Echium acanthocarpum

Brassicaceae
Crambe gomeraea
Crambe wildpretii
Parolinia
Parolinia schizogynoides

Caryophyllaceae
Silene bourgeaui

Convolvulaceae
Convolvulus subauriculatus

Crassulaceae
Aeonium appendiculatum
Aeonium castello-paivae
Aeonium gomerense
Aeonium rubrolineatum
Aeonium saundersii
Aeonium subplanum
Aeonium viscatum
Monanthes amydros

Euphorbiaceae
Euphorbia berthelotii
Euphorbia bravoana
Euphorbia lambii

Fabaceae
Lotus emeroides
Teline gomerae
Vicia nataliae

Lamiaceae
Micromeria bolleana
Micromeria lepida
Sideritis gomeraea
Sideritis lotsyi
Sideritis marmorea
Sideritis nutans
Sideritis perezii
Sideritis spicata

Plumbaginaceae
Limonium dendroides
Limonium redivivum

Rutaceae
Ruta microcarpa


Endemics in Alphabetical Order

Aeonium appendiculatum
Aeonium castello-paivae
Aeonium gomerense
Aeonium rubrolineatum
Aeonium saundersii
Aeonium subplanum
Aeonium viscatum
Argyranthemum callichrysum
Bethencourtia
Bethencourtia hermosae
Bethencourtia palmensis
Bethencourtia rupicola
Ceropegia ceratophora
Ceropegia krainzii
Cheirolophus dariasi
Cheirolophus ghomerythus
Cheirolophus sataratensis
Convolvulus subauriculatus
Crambe gomeraea
Crambe wildpretii
Echium acanthocarpum
Euphorbia berthelotii
Euphorbia bravoana
Euphorbia lambii
Gonospermum
Gonospermum gomerae
Helichrysum alucense
Limonium dendroides
Limonium redivivum
Lotus emeroides
Micromeria bolleana
Micromeria lepida
Monanthes amydros
Parolinia
Parolinia schizogynoides
Pericallis hansenii
Pericallis steetzii
Pimpinella junionae
Ruta microcarpa
Senecio hermosae
Sideritis gomeraea
Sideritis lotsyi
Sideritis marmorea
Sideritis nutans
Sideritis perezii
Sideritis spicata
Silene bourgeaui
Sonchus filifolius
Sonchus gonzalezpadronii
Sonchus ortunoi
Sonchus regis-jubae
Sonchus wildpretii
Teline gomerae
Vicia nataliae



Summary

Included here is the Canary island of La Gomera. It is located just west of Tenerife and is the second smallest of the Canary islands.

Of the endemic vascular plants so far recorded there are about 51 species in 25 genera and 12 families. These are 3 genera (marked red) endemic to the Canary Islands but no endemic families.

References

Bramwell, D. 1971. The endemic flora of the Canary Islands: distribution, relationships and phytogeography. In: Biogeography and Ecology in the Canary Islands. Ed. C. Kunkel. Dr W. Junk Publishers. The Hague.

Bramwell, D. 1972. Endemism in the flora of the Canary Islands. In: Taxonomy, Phytogeography and Evolution. Ed. D. H. Valentine. Academic Press.

Bramwell, D. & Bramwell, Z. 2001. Wild Flowers of the Canary Islands. 2nd Edition. Editorial Rueda, Madrid.

Humphries, C. J. 1979. Endemism and Evolution in Macaronesia. In: Plants and Islands. Ed. D, Bramwell. Academic Press.

PĂ©rez, M. A. C. 2005. Native Flora of the Canary Islands. Everest.

Sunding, P. 1979. Origins of the Macaronesian Flora. In: Plants and Islands. Ed. D. Bramwell. Academic Press.