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Taxon: Erythronium americanum Ker Gawl.

 
Genus: Erythronium
Family: Liliaceae
Subfamily: Lilioideae
Tribe: Tulipeae
Nomen number: 410562
Place of publication: Bot. Mag. 28: t. 1113. 1808
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 01-May-2003 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 01-May-2003
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • amberbell  (Source: Dict Gard) - English
  • trout-lily  (Source: Dict Gard) - English
  • yellow adder's-tongue  (Source: Dict Gard) - English
  • érythrone d'Amérique  (Source: F NAmer) - French
  • bronsfärgad hundtandslilja  (Source: Kulturvaxtdatabas) - Swedish

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard; Zander ed14)
  • Medicines: folklore

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • EASTERN CANADA: Canada [New Brunswick, Newfoundland (e.), Nova Scotia, Ontario (s.e.), Quebec (s.)]
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Connecticut, Indiana, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, West Virginia]
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Illinois, Iowa (e.), Minnesota, Missouri (e.), Wisconsin]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Alabama, Delaware, Georgia (n.w.), Kentucky, Maryland, Mississippi (n.e.), North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee (http://tenn.bio.utk.edu/vascular/database/vascular-database.asp?CategoryID=Monocots&FamilyID=Liliaceae&GenusID=Erythronium&SpeciesID=americanum), Virginia]


    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. Duke, J. A. et al. CRC Handbook of medicinal herbs. 2002 (CRC MedHerbs ed2)
  3. Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 14. Auflage. 1993 (Zander ed14)
  4. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  5. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  6. Mathew, B. 1992. A taxonomic and horticultural review of Erythronium L. (Liliaceae) Bot. J. Linn. Soc. 109:461-462.
  7. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. European garden flora. (Eur Gard F)

Check other web resources for Erythronium americanum Ker Gawl. :

  • 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
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • 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=410562. Accessed 22 November 2018.