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Taxon: Galanthus alpinus Sosn.

 
Genus: Galanthus
Family: Amaryllidaceae
Subfamily: Amaryllidoideae
Tribe: Galantheae
Nomen number: 409568
Place of publication: Věstn. Tiflissk. Bot. Sada 19:26. 1911
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 21-Nov-1997 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

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

Economic Importance:

  • CITES Appendix II:
  • Environmental: ornamental; ornamental

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • WESTERN ASIA: Turkey (n.w.)
    • CAUCASUS: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Russian Federation [Kabardino-Balkaria, Krasnodar]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

    Naturalized

    Europe
    • NORTHERN EUROPE: United Kingdom


References:

  1. CITES. Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) Appendices I, II and III (on-line resource).
  2. Czerepanov, S. K. 1995. Vascular plants of Russia and adjacent states (the former USSR) Cambridge University Press. Note: distinct from Galanthus caucasicus
  3. Davis, A. P. & H. N. McGough, eds. 1999. CITES bulb checklist for the genera: Cyclamen, Galanthus and Sternbergia
  4. Davis, A. P. et al. 1996. Taxonomic status of three Caucasian snowdrops: Galanthus alpinus Sosn., G. bortkewitschianus Koss and G. caucasicus (Baker) Grossh.. Kew Bull. 51:746.
  5. Davis, A. P. 1999. The genus Galanthus Note: Timber Press, Portland, Oregon
  6. Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening
  7. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. 1986-2000. European garden flora. Note: mentions as closely related to Galanthus caucasicus

Check other web resources for Galanthus alpinus Sosn. :

  • 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=409568. Accessed 21 July 2019.