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Range DescriptionThis species is recorded to be found only in Spain and Portugal (Govaerts 2010), but elsewhere is recorded to be more widespread occurring from France through to Italy and Greece (EUNIS 2010). Specimen collections have been made in Italy and Greece indicating the wider circumscription of the range is more likely to be correct. occurs from sea level up to 1,000 m.
Possibly native to North Africa, but there is confusion with the synonyms of the species and with the native or introduced range of the species in this region.