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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.
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; ornamental
  • Medicines: folklore

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • EASTERN CANADA: Canada [Québec (s.), Nova Scotia, Ontario (s.e.), New Brunswick, Newfoundland and Labrador (e.)]
    • 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, Virginia]


    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. Duke, J. A. et al. 2002. CRC Handbook of medicinal herbs
  3. Encke, F. et al. 1993. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 14. Auflage
  4. FNA Editorial Committee. 1993-. Flora of North America.
  5. Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening
  6. Mathew, B. 1992. A taxonomic and horticultural review of Erythronium L. (Liliaceae). Bot. J. Linn. Soc. 109:461-462. Note: with two spp.
  7. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. 1986-2000. European garden flora.
  8. Wofford, B. E. Database of Tennessee vascular plants (on-line resource). URL: https://herbarium.utk.edu/vascular/vascular-database.php?CategoryID=Monocots&FamilyID=Liliaceae&GenusID=Erythronium&SpeciesID=americanum target='_blank'

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. 2020. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=410562. Accessed 18 February 2020.