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Taxon: Lachnanthes caroliniana (Lam.) Dandy

 
Genus: Lachnanthes
Family: Haemodoraceae
Subfamily: Haemodoroideae
Nomen number: 430580
Place of publication: J. Bot. 70:329. 1932 "caroliana"
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 06-Feb-2003 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 2 (2 active, 2 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (Map)

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

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

Common names:

  • Carolina redroot  (Source: F Florida) - English

Economic Importance:

  • Medicines: folklore
  • Weed:

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • EASTERN CANADA: Canada [Nova Scotia]
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Connecticut, Massachusetts (e.), New Jersey, New York, Rhode Island]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Alabama, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana (e.), Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee (c.), Virginia (w.)]

    Southern America
    • CARIBBEAN: Cuba (w.)


References:

  1. Duke, J. A. et al. 2002. CRC Handbook of medicinal herbs
  2. Duncan, W. H. & J. T. Kartesz. 1981. Vascular flora of Georgia: an annotated checklist.
  3. FNA Editorial Committee. 1993-. Flora of North America.
  4. Gleason, H. A. & A. Cronquist. 1991. Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada, ed. 2
  5. Maas, P. J. M. & H. Maas-van de Kamer. 1993. Haemodoraceae. Fl. Neotrop. Monogr. 61:12-15.
  6. Magee, D. W. & H. E. Ahles. 1999. Flora of the Northeast. A manual of the vascular flora of New England and adjacent New York.
  7. Radford, A. E. et al. 1964. Manual of the vascular flora of the Carolinas.
  8. Thomas, R. D. & C. M. Allen. 1993-. Atlas of the vascular flora of Louisiana.
  9. Wunderlin, R. P. 1998. Guide to the vascular plants of Florida

Check other web resources for Lachnanthes caroliniana (Lam.) Dandy :

  • 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. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=430580. Accessed 19 August 2019.