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Taxon: Convallaria majalis L. var. montana H. E. Ahles

Genus: Convallaria
Family: Asparagaceae
Subfamily: Nolinoideae
Nomen number: 454358
Place of publication: J. Elisha Mitchell Sci. Soc. 80:172. 1964
Link to protologue:
Comment: a replacement name for Convallaria montana Raf., an illegitimate superfluous name (Shenzhen ICN Art. 52) for C. pseudomajalis Bartram
Name Verified on: 21-Nov-2007 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use), synonyms and invalid designations:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym, I invalid designation)

Common names:

  • American lily-of-the-valley  (Source: F NAmer) - English

Distributional Range:


    Northern America
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [West Virginia]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Georgia (n.), Kentucky (s.e.), North Carolina (w.), South Carolina (n.w.), Tennessee (e.), Virginia (w.)]


  1. FNA Editorial Committee. 1993-. Flora of North America. Note: lists as Convallaria majalis var. montana (Raf.) H. E. Ahles

Check other web resources for Convallaria majalis L. var. montana H. E. Ahles :

  • Flora of North America: Collaborative Floristic Effort of North American Botanists
  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2020. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?454358. Accessed 27 February 2020.