Taxon: Clarkia elegans Douglas ex Lindl.

Synonym of Clarkia unguiculata Lindl.

Genus: Clarkia
Family: Onagraceae
Subfamily: Onagroideae
Tribe: Onagreae
Nomen number: 404539
Place of publication: Edwards's Bot. Reg. 19: t. 1575. 1833 (non Poir. 1817)
Link to protologue:
Comment: an illegitimate later homonym (Melbourne ICN Art. 53) that is unavailable for use
Name Verified on: 16-Feb-1996 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 21-May-2013
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System


  1. Holsinger, K. E. 1985. Taxonomic and nomenclatural notes on Clarkia sect. Phaeostoma (Taxon) 34:706.

Check other web resources for Clarkia elegans Douglas ex Lindl. :

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: Accessed 19 June 2018.