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Taxon: Iris verna L.

 
Genus: Iris
Subgenus: Limniris
Section: Limniris
Family: Iridaceae
Subfamily: Iridoideae
Tribe: Irideae
Nomen number: 20439
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 1:39. 1753
Link to protologue:
Typification: View in Linnean Typification Project
Name Verified on: 04-Apr-2003 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 01-Dec-2004
Species priority site is: Ornamental Plant Germplasm Center (OPGC)
Accessions: 4 (3 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

  • dwarf iris  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • dwarf violet iris  (Source: F NAmer) - English
  • slender blue flag  (Source: Websters Dict) - English
  • violet iris  (Source: Hortus 3) - English

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Ohio, Pennsylvania, West Virginia]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Alabama, Arkansas, District of Columbia, Florida (http://www.plantatlas.usf.edu/main.asp?plantID=3505), Georgia, Kentucky, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee (http://tenn.bio.utk.edu/vascular/database/vascular-database.asp?CategoryID=Monocots&FamilyID=Iridaceae&GenusID=Iris&SpeciesID=verna%20var.%20smalliana), Virginia]


References:

  1. Webster's third new international dictionary. (Websters Dict)
  2. Browne, E. T. & R. Athey Vascular plants of Kentucky: an annotated checklist. 1992 (L Kentucky)
  3. Duncan, W. H. & J. T. Kartesz Vascular flora of Georgia: an annotated checklist. (L Georgia)
  4. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  5. Gleason, H. A. & A. Cronquist Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada, ed. 2. 1991 (Glea Cron ed2)
  6. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  7. Mathew, B. The Iris. (Iris) 82.
  8. Ohio Flora Committee (E. L. Braun, T. S. Cooperrider, T. R. Fisher, J. J. Furlow) The vascular flora of Ohio. (F Ohio)
  9. Radford, A. E. et al. Manual of the vascular flora of the Carolinas. (F Carolin)
  10. Rhoads, A. F. & T. A. Block The plants of Pennsylvannia. An illustrated manual. 2000 (F Penn)
  11. Strausbaugh, T. D. & E. L. Core Flora of West Virginia, ed. 2. (F WVa)
  12. Wherry, E. T. et al. Atlas of the flora of Pennsylvania. (Atlas Penn)
  13. Wunderlin, R. P. Guide to the vascular plants of Florida. 1998 (F Florida)

Check other web resources for Iris verna L. :

  • Flora of North America: Collaborative Floristic Effort of North American Botanists
  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • BONAP North American Plant Atlas of the Biota of North America Program:
  • 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. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=20439. Accessed 19 November 2018.