Taxon: Iris lacustris Nutt.

Genus: Iris
  Subgenus: Limniris
    Section: Lophiris
Family: Iridaceae
  Subfamily: Iridoideae
      Tribe: Irideae
Nomen number: 320043
Place of publication: Gen. N. Amer. pl. 1:23. 1818
Name Verified on: 15-Apr-1994 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 03-Dec-2004
Species priority site is: Ornamental Plant Germplasm Center (OPGC)
Accessions: 1 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Center for Plant Conservation listed: ()
  • Fish & Wildlife Threatened species: ()

Distributional Range:


  • Northern America

    • Eastern Canada: Canada - Ontario
    • North-Central U.S.A.: United States - Wisconsin
    • Northeastern U.S.A.: United States - Michigan


  • Center for Plant Conservation Center for Plant Conservation National Collection of Endangered Plants (on-line resource). (CPC Nat Coll)
  • FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. 1993- (F NAmer)
  • Gleason, H. A. & A. Cronquist Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada, ed. 2. 1991 (Glea Cron ed2)
  • Hannan, G. L. & M. W. Orick 2000. Isozyme diversity in Iris cristata and the threatened glacial endemic I. lacustris (Iridaceae) Amer. J. Bot. 87:293-301.
  • Kartesz, J. T. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland. 1994 (L US Can ed2)
  • Mathew, B. The Iris. 1981 (Iris) 74-75.
  • Scoggan, H. J. The flora of Canada, 4 vol. 1978-1979 (F Canada)
  • United States Fish and Wildlife Service U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service. Species Information: threatened and endangered animals and plants (on-line resource). (US Fish & Wildl List)
  • Voss, E. Michigan flora. 1972- (F Mich)

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