Taxon: Calochortus albus (Benth.) Douglas ex Benth.

Genus: Calochortus
Family: Liliaceae
Subfamily: Calochortoideae
Nomen number: 8616
Place of publication: B. Maund & J. S. Henslow, Botanist 2: t. 98. 1838
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 26-Apr-2007 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 26-Apr-2007
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 4 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • fairy-lantern  (Source: F NAmer) - English
  • white globe-lily  (Source: F NAmer) - English

Distributional Range:


  • Northern America

    • Southwestern U.S.A.: United States California


  • FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. 1993- (F NAmer)
  • Hickman, J. C., ed. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California. 1993 (F CalifJep)


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