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Taxon: Saxifraga oppositifolia L.

 
Genus: Saxifraga
Family: Saxifragaceae
Nomen number: 446593
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 1:402. 1753
Link to protologue:
Typification: View in Linnean Typification Project
Name Verified on: 07-Mar-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 07-Mar-2012
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 3 (3 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

  • purple mountain saxifrage  (Source: F NAmer) - English
  • purple saxifrage  (Source: BSBI) - English
  • saxifrage à feuilles opposées  (Source: F NAmer) - French
  • gegenblättriger Steinbrech  (Source: Zander Ency) - German
  • purpurbräcka  (Source: Kulturvaxtdatabas) - Swedish

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • SIBERIA: Russian Federation [Buryatia, Chita, Gorno-Altay, Irkutsk, Tuva, Yakutia-Sakha]
    • MIDDLE ASIA: Kazakhstan (s.e.), Kyrgyzstan
    • MONGOLIA: Mongolia
    • RUSSIAN FAR EAST: Russian Federation [Kamchatka, Magadan]
    • CHINA: China [Xinjiang, Xizang (w.)]

    Europe
    • NORTHERN EUROPE: Faroe Islands, Finland (n.), Iceland, Ireland, Norway, Sweden (n.), United Kingdom
    • MIDDLE EUROPE: Austria, Czech Republic, Germany, Poland (s.), Slovakia, Switzerland
    • EASTERN EUROPE: Russian Federation [Arkhangelsk, Karelia, Komi, Murmansk, Nenets]
    • SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE: Albania, Bulgaria (s.w.), Greece (n.w.), Italy, Macedonia, Montenegro, Romania, Serbia, Slovenia
    • SOUTHWESTERN EUROPE: France (s.), Spain

    Northern America
    • SUBARCTIC AMERICA: Canada, [Northwest Territory, Yukon Territory] Greenland, United States [Alaska]
    • EASTERN CANADA: Canada [Newfoundland, Nova Scotia, Ontario (n.), Quebec]
    • WESTERN CANADA: Canada [Alberta, British Columbia (n.), Manitoba (n.e.), Nunavut]
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [New York, Vermont]
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Colorado, Idaho, Montana (w.), Oregon (e.), Washington, Wyoming (n.)]


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. Botanical Society of the British Isles BSBI taxon database (on-line resource). (BSBI)
  3. Castroviejo, S. et al., eds. Flora iberica: plantas vasculares de la Peninsula Iberica e Islas Baleares. (F Iberica)
  4. Cody, W. J. Flora of the Yukon Territory. (F Yukon)
  5. Douglas, G. W. et al., eds. Illustrated flora of British Columbia. (IllF Brit Col)
  6. Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)
  7. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  8. Hitchcock, C. L. et al. Vascular plants of the Pacific Northwest. (F Pacif NW)
  9. Jalas, J. & J. Suominen Atlas florae europaeae. (Atlas Eur)
  10. Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. Flora SSSR. (F USSR)
  11. Krasnoborov, I. M., ed. Flora of Siberia (English translation). 2000- (F Siberia)
  12. Magee, D. W. & H. E. Ahles Flora of the Northeast. A manual of the vascular flora of New England and adjacent New York. (F NE US)
  13. McGregor, M. Saxifrages: a definitive guide to the 2000 species, hybrids & cultivars. 2008 (Saxifrages) 141.
  14. Personal Care Products Council International Nomenclature Cosmetic Ingredient (INCI)
  15. Porsild, A. E. & W. J. Cody Vascular plants of continental Northwest Territories, Canada. 1980 (F NW Terr)
  16. Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. Flora europaea. (F Eur)
  17. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). (F ChinaEng)

Check other web resources for Saxifraga oppositifolia L. :

  • Flora Europaea: Database of European Plants (ESFEDS)
  • 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:
  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Saxifraga oppositifolia cultivars
  • 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=446593. Accessed 19 November 2018.