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Taxon: Lysichiton americanus Hultén & H. St. John

 
Genus: Lysichiton
Family: Araceae
Subfamily: Orontioideae
Nomen number: 23003
Place of publication: Svensk Bot. Tidskr. 25:455-457. 1931 "Lysichitum americanum"
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 23-Mar-1999 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 2 (1 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym)

Common names:

  • American skunk-cabbage  (Source: BSBI) - English
  • western skunk-cabbage  (Source: F Canada) - English
  • yellow skunk-cabbage  (Source: F CalifJep) - English
  • gul skunkkalla  (Source: Kulturvaxtdatabas) - Swedish

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • SUBARCTIC AMERICA: United States [Alaska (s.)]
    • WESTERN CANADA: Canada [British Columbia]
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Idaho, Montana (w.), Oregon, Washington]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [California (n.w.)]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson. 2012. Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource) URL: www.skud.info
  2. Botanical Society of the British Isles. BSBI taxon database (on-line resource).
  3. Dorn, R. D. 1977. Manual of the vascular plants of Wyoming Note: lists as "americanum"
  4. FNA Editorial Committee. 1993-. Flora of North America.
  5. Govaerts, R. & D. G. Frodin. 2002. World checklist and bibliography of Araceae (and Acoraceae).
  6. Hickman, J. C., ed. 1993. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California Note: lists as "americanum"
  7. Hitchcock, C. L. et al. 1955-1969. Vascular plants of the Pacific Northwest. Note: lists as "Lysichitum americanum"
  8. Hultén, O. E. G. 1940-1949. Flora of Alaska and Yukon. Note: lists as "Lysichitum americanum"
  9. Hultén, O. E. G. 1968. Flora of Alaska and neighboring territories. Note: lists as "americanum"
  10. Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening Note: lists as "americanum"
  11. Kartesz, J. T. 1994. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland.
  12. Munz, P. A. & D. D. Keck. 1959. A California flora. Note: lists as "americanum"
  13. Scoggan, H. J. 1978-1979. The flora of Canada, 4 vol. Note: lists as "Lysichitum americanum"
  14. Welsh, S. L. 1974. Anderson's flora of Alaska and adjacent parts of Canada. Note: lists as "americanum"

Check other web resources for Lysichiton americanus Hultén & H. St. John :

  • 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. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=23003. Accessed 21 November 2019.