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Taxon: Acis autumnalis (L.) Herb.

 
Genus: Acis
Family: Amaryllidaceae
Subfamily: Amaryllidoideae
Tribe: Galantheae
Nomen number: 447339
Place of publication: Amaryllidaceae 332. 1837
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 29-Oct-2004 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 29-Oct-2004
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 4 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • autumn snowflake  (Source: Pl Book) - English

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Eur Gard F, as Leucojum autumnale; Ency GardPl, as Leucojum autumnale); ornamental (fide Eur Gard F, as Leucojum autumnale; Ency GardPl, as Leucojum autumnale)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • NORTHERN AFRICA: Algeria (n.), Morocco, Tunisia

    Europe
    • SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE: Italy [Sardegna, Sicilia]
    • SOUTHWESTERN EUROPE: Portugal, Spain (w. & c.)


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Lledó, M. D. et al. 2004. Phylogenetic analysis of Leucojum and Galanthus (Amaryllidaceae) based on plastid matK and nuclear ribosomal spacer (ITS) DNA sequences and morphology Pl. Syst. Evol. 246:240.
  2. Mabberley, D. J. The plant-book: a portable dictionary of the vascular plants, ed. 2 (Pl Book)

Check other web resources for Acis autumnalis (L.) Herb. :

  • 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=447339. Accessed 19 May 2019.