Taxon: Dodecatheon alpinum (A. Gray) Greene

Synonym of Primula tetrandra (Suksd. ex Greene) A. R. Mast & Reveal

Family: Primulaceae
Subfamily: Primuloideae
Nomen number: 448128
Place of publication: Erythea 3:39. 1895
Link to protologue:
Comment: non Primula alpina Salisb. (1796), which blocks transfer of the specific epithet (Melbourne ICN Art. 11.4c)
Name Verified on: 30-Jun-2009 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 21-Jan-2014
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System


  1. Cronquist, A. et al. Intermountain flora. (Intermt F)
  2. Hickman, J. C., ed. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California. 1993 (F CalifJep)
  3. Hitchcock, C. L. et al. Vascular plants of the Pacific Northwest. (F Pacif NW)
  4. Mast, A. H. & J. L. Reveal 2007. Transfer of Dodecatheon to Primula (Primulaceae) (Brittonia) 59:82.

Check other web resources for Dodecatheon alpinum (A. Gray) Greene :

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: Accessed 24 May 2018.