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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. Last Changed: 28-Feb-2017
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 2 (1 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

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 Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  2. Botanical Society of the British Isles BSBI taxon database (on-line resource). (BSBI)
  3. Dorn, R. D. Manual of the vascular plants of Wyoming. 1977 (F Wyom)
  4. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  5. Govaerts, R. & D. G. Frodin World checklist and bibliography of Araceae (and Acoraceae). 2002 (L Araceae)
  6. Hickman, J. C., ed. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California. 1993 (F CalifJep)
  7. Hitchcock, C. L. et al. Vascular plants of the Pacific Northwest. (F Pacif NW)
  8. Hultén, O. E. G. Flora of Alaska and neighboring territories. (F AlaskaHult)
  9. Hultén, O. E. G. Flora of Alaska and Yukon. (F AlaskaYuk)
  10. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  11. Kartesz, J. T. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland. (L US Can ed2)
  12. Munz, P. A. & D. D. Keck A California flora. (F CalifMunz)
  13. Scoggan, H. J. The flora of Canada, 4 vol. (F Canada)
  14. Welsh, S. L. Anderson's flora of Alaska and adjacent parts of Canada. (F AlaskaAnd)

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. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=23003. Accessed 16 October 2018.