Endemics in Family Order

Amaranthaceae
Salsola tetrandra L&F
Suaeda ifniensis L&F

Apiaceae
Bupleurum handiense L&F
Ferula lancerottensis
Rutheopsis herbanica L&F

Apocynaceae
Apteranthes burchardii L&F

Asparagaceae
Asparagus nesiotes ssp. purpuriense L&F
Scilla berthelotii

Asteraceae
Andryala glandulosa L&F
Argyranthemum maderense
Asteriscus intermedius
Asteriscus schultzii L&F
Crepis canariensis L&F
Helichrysum gossypinum
Helichrysum monogynum
Pulicaria canariensis L&F
Reichardia famarae
Senecio bollei L&F
Volutaria bollei L&F

Boraginaceae
Echium decaisnei ssp. purpuriense (Echium Famarae) L&F
Echium handiense
Echium lancerottense

Caryophyllaceae
Minuartia platyphylla L&F
Polycarpaea nivea

Cistaceae
Helianthemum bramwelliorum
Helianthemum gonzalezferreri

Colchicaceae
Androcymbium gramineum subsp. psammophilum L&F

Convolvulaceae
Convolvulus lopez-socasi

Crassulaceae
Aeonium balsamiferum L&F
Aeonium lancerottense
Macrobia bethencourtiana
Macrobia tortuosa L&F
Sedum lancerottense

Fabaceae
Lotus lancerottensis L&F

Iridaceae
Romulea bulbocodium L&F

Lamiaceae
Lavandula multifida var. pinnata
Origanum origanoides
Satureja varia ssp. rupestris L&F
Sideritis pumila L&F

Plantaginaceae
Kickxia heterophylla
Plantago famarae

Plumbaginaceae
Limonium bourgeaui L&F
Limonium ovalifolium
Limonium papillatum L&F
Limonium puberulum


Endemics in Alphabetical Order

Aeonium balsamiferum L&F
Aeonium lancerottense
Androcymbium gramineum ssp. psammophilum L&F
Andryala glandulosa L&F
Apteranthes burchardii L&F
Argyranthemum maderense
Asparagus nesiotes ssp. purpuriense L&F
Asteriscus intermedius
Asteriscus schultzii L&F
Bupleurum handiense L&F
Convolvulus lopez-socasi
Crepis canariensis L&F
Echium decaisnei ssp. purpuriense (Echium Famarae) L&F
Echium handiense
Echium lancerottense
Ferula lancerottensis
Helianthemum bramwelliorum
Helianthemum gonzalezferreri
Helichrysum gossypinum
Helichrysum monogynum
Kickxia heterophylla
Lavandula multifida var. pinnata
Limonium bourgeaui L&F
Limonium ovalifolium
Limonium papillatum L&F
Limonium puberulum
Lotus lancerottensis L&F
Macrobia bethencourtiana
Macrobia tortuosa L&F
Minuartia platyphylla L&F
Origanum origanoides
Plantago famarae
Polycarpaea nivea
Pulicaria canariensis L&F
Reichardia famarae
Romulea bulbocodium L&F
Rutheopsis herbanica L&F
Salsola tetrandra L&F
Satureja varia ssp. rupestris L&F
Scilla berthelotii
Sedum lancerottense
Senecio bollei L&F
Sideritis pumila L&F
Suaeda ifniensis L&F
Volutaria bollei L&F


Summary

Included here is the island of Lanzarote, the most easterly of the Canary Islands.

Of the endemic vascular plants so far recorded there are some 22 species strictly endemic to Lanzerote but no endemic genera. Also included are a further 23 species that are confined to the eastermost islands of Lanzerote and Fuerteventura (marked L&F).

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.

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.