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Taxon: Galanthus elwesii Hook. f.

 
Genus: Galanthus
Family: Amaryllidaceae
Subfamily: Amaryllidoideae
Tribe: Galantheae
Nomen number: 70955
Place of publication: Bot. Mag. 101: t. 6166. 1875, nom. cons.
Link to protologue:
Comment: conserved (nom. cons.) with a conserved type (Shenzhen ICN Art. 14.9 & App. IV)
Name Verified on: 11-Sep-1997 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 31-Jul-2018
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 1 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • giant snowdrop  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • greater snowdrop  (Source: F GB Ire) - English
  • großblütiges Schneeglöckchen  (Source: Zander ed17) - German
  • turkisk snödroppe  (Source: Kulturvaxtdatabas) - Swedish

Economic Importance:

  • CITES Appendix II:
  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Eur Gard F; The Garden Jan 1995:30-35.)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • WESTERN ASIA: Turkey (n., s., & w.)

    Europe
    • EASTERN EUROPE: Moldova (s.), Ukraine (s.)
    • SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE: Bulgaria, Former Yugoslavia (e.), Greece [Aegean Islands]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  2. Artjushenko, Z. T. 1974. Galanthus L. (Amaryllidaceae) in Greece Ann. Mus. Goulandris 2:15.
  3. Baron, M. 1995. Treasures of spring Garden (London, 1975+) 120:30-35.
  4. Brummitt, R. K. 1999. Report of the Committee for Spermatophyta: 48 (Taxon) 48:370.
  5. CITES Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) Appendices I, II and III (on-line resource). (CITES Appendices)
  6. Davis, A. P. 1997. (1307) Proposal to conserve the name Galanthus elwesii (Amaryllidaceae) with a conserved type (Taxon) 46:553.
  7. Davis, A. P. The genus Galanthus. 1999 (Gen Galanthus)
  8. Davis, A. P. & H. N. McGough, eds. CITES bulb checklist for the genera: Cyclamen, Galanthus and Sternbergia. 1999 (CITES Bulb L)
  9. Davis, P. H., ed. Flora of Turkey and the east Aegean islands. (F Turk)
  10. Erhardt, W. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 17. Auflage. 2002 (Zander ed17)
  11. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  12. Kamari, G. 1982. A biosystematic study of the genus Galanthus (Amaryllidaceae) in Greece Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 103:119.
  13. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  14. Sell, P. & G. Murrell Flora of Great Britain and Ireland. (F GB Ire)
  15. Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. Flora europaea. (F Eur)
  16. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. European garden flora. (Eur Gard F)
  17. Webb, D. A. 1978. The European species of Galanthus L. In: V. E. Heywood (ed.), Flora europaea. Notulae systematicae ad floram Europaeam spectantes. No. 20 Bot. J. Linn. Soc. 76:311.

Check other web resources for Galanthus elwesii Hook. f. :

  • Flora Europaea: Database of European Plants (ESFEDS)
  • 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. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?70955. Accessed 21 April 2019.