Camassia quamash

Camassia quamash

TaxonavigationEdit

Taxonavigation: Asparagales 
Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Monocots
Ordo: Asparagales

Familia: Asparagaceae
Subfamilia: Agavoideae
Genus: Camassia
Species: Camassia quamash
Subspecies: C. q. subsp. azurea – C. q. subsp. breviflora – C. q. subsp. intermedia – C. q. subsp. linearis – C. q. subsp. maxima – C. q. subsp. quamash – C. q. subsp. utahensis – C. q. subsp. walpolei

NameEdit

Camassia quamash (Pursh) Greene (1894)

SynonymsEdit

  • Basionym
    • Phalangium quamash Pursh, Fl. Amer. Sept. 1: 226. 1813.
  • Homotypic
    • Anthericum quamash (Pursh) Steud., Nomencl. Bot. 1: 54. 1821.
    • Quamasia quamash (Pursh) Coville, Proc. Biol. Soc. Wash. 11: 64. 1898.

DistributionEdit

Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Northern America
      • Alberta; British Columbia; California; Idaho; Montana; Nevada; Oregon; Utah; Washington; Wyoming

References: Brummitt, R.K. 2001. TDWG – World Geographical Scheme for Recording Plant Distributions, 2nd Edition

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Vernacular namesEdit

English: Camas
français: Quamassie
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