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Taxon: Galanthus nivalis L.

 
Genus: Galanthus
Family: Amaryllidaceae
Subfamily: Amaryllidoideae
Tribe: Galantheae
Nomen number: 70959
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 1:288. 1753
Link to protologue:
Typification: View in Linnean Typification Project
Name Verified on: 26-Apr-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 05-Mar-2003
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 7 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • CITES Appendix II:
  • Environmental: ornamental
  • Medicines:
  • Vertebrate poisons: mammals

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • CAUCASUS: Russian Federation-Ciscaucasia [Ciscaucasia]

    Europe
    • MIDDLE EUROPE: Austria, Czech Republic, Germany, Hungary, Poland, Slovakia, Switzerland
    • EASTERN EUROPE: Moldova, Ukraine
    • SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE: Albania, Bulgaria, Former Yugoslavia, Greece (n. & Kastellorizo Island), Italy (incl. Sicily), Romania, Turkey [Istanbul]
    • SOUTHWESTERN EUROPE: France, Spain (n.e.)


    Cultivated (also cult.)

    Naturalized (natzd. elsewhere)

References:

  1. Mid-Atlantic invasive plant species (on-line resource) (Mid Atl Invasive Pl)
  2. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  3. Artjushenko, Z. T. 1966. Kriticeskij obzor roda Galanthus L. Bot. Zhurn. (Moscow & Leningrad) 51:1443.
  4. CITES Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) Appendices I, II and III (on-line resource). (CITES Appendices)
  5. Czerepanov, S. K. Vascular plants of Russia and adjacent states (the former USSR). 1995 (L USSR)
  6. Davis, A. P. The genus Galanthus. 1999 (Gen Galanthus)
  7. Davis, A. P. & H. N. McGough, eds. CITES bulb checklist for the genera: Cyclamen, Galanthus and Sternbergia. 1999 (CITES Bulb L)
  8. Davis, P. H., ed. Flora of Turkey and the east Aegean islands. (F Turk)
  9. Duke, J. A. et al. CRC Handbook of medicinal herbs. 2002 (CRC MedHerbs ed2)
  10. Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 14. Auflage. 1993 (Zander ed14)
  11. Erhardt, W. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 17. Auflage. 2002 (Zander ed17)
  12. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  13. Kamari, G. 1982. A biosystematic study of the genus Galanthus (Amaryllidaceae) in Greece Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 103:111.
  14. Kingsbury, J. M. Poisonous plants of the United States and Canada. (Kingsbury)
  15. Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. Flora SSSR. (F USSR)
  16. Munro, D. B. Canadian poisonous plants information system (on-line resource). (Can Poison Pl)
  17. Personal Care Products Council International Nomenclature Cosmetic Ingredient (INCI)
  18. Pignatti, S. Flora d'Italia. (F Ital)
  19. Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. Flora europaea. (F Eur)
  20. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. European garden flora. (Eur Gard F)
  21. Webb, D. A. 1978. The European species of Galanthus L. In: V. E. Heywood (ed.), Flora europaea. Notulae systematicae ad floram Europaeam spectantes. No. 20 Bot. J. Linn. Soc. 76:309.

Check other web resources for Galanthus nivalis L. :

  • Flora Europaea: Database of European Plants (ESFEDS)
  • 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=70959. Accessed 12 November 2018.