Gentiana nivalis
Gentiana nivalis

Taxonavigation edit

Taxonavigation: Gentianales 
Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Eudicots
Cladus: Core eudicots
Cladus: Asterids
Cladus: Lamiids
Ordo: Gentianales

Familia: Gentianaceae
Tribus: Gentianeae
Subtribus: Gentianinae
Genus: Gentiana
Sectio: G. sect. Calathianae
Subsectio: G. subsect. Calathianae
Species: Gentiana nivalis

Name edit

Gentiana nivalis L., Sp. Pl. 1: 229 (1753).

Synonyms edit

  • Homotypic
    • Ericoila nivalis (L.) Borkh., Arch. Bot. (Leipzig) 1(1): 27 (1796).
    • Calathiana nivalis (L.) Delarbre, Fl. Auvergne, ed. 2, 1: 28 (1800).
    • Ericala nivalis (L.) Gray, Nat. Arr. Brit. Pl. 2: 336 (1821).
    • Chiophila nivalis (L.) Raf., Fl. Tellur. 3: 23 (1837).
    • Hippion nivale (L.) F.W.Schmidt, Roem. Arch. 1: I. 10, 18 (1796).
    • Lexipyretum nivale (L.) Dulac, Fl. Hautes-Pyr. 450 (1867).
  • Heterotypic
    • Gentiana aquatica Rchb., Fl. Germ. Excurs. 425 (1831) (nom. illeg. non L. 1753).
    • Gentiana carpathica Kit. ex Schult., Oestr. Fl., ed. 2, 1: 443 (1814).
      • Ericala carpathica (Kit. ex Schult.) G.Don, Gen. Hist. 4: 190 (1837).
    • Gentiana humilis Rochel, Pl. Banat. Rar.: 61, f. 47 (1828) (non Steven 1812).
    • Gentiana minima Vill., Hist. Pl. Dauphiné 2: 528 (1787).
    • Gentianusa flava Pohl, Tent. Fl. Bohem. 1: 254 (1810).

Homonyms edit

Distribution edit

Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Europe
    • Regional: Northern Europe
      • Finland, Great Britain, Iceland, Norway, Sweden.
    • Regional: Middle Europe
      • Austria, Czechoslovakia, Germany, Poland, Switzerland.
    • Regional: Southwestern Europe
      • France, Spain.
    • Regional: Southeastern Europe
      • Bulgaria, Italy, Romania, Yugoslavia.
    • Regional: Eastern Europe
      • North European Russia.
  • Continental: Asia-Temperate
    • Regional: Siberia
      • West Siberia
    • Regional: Western Asia
      • Turkey
  • Continental: Northern America
    • Regional: Subarctic America
      • Greenland
    • Regional: Eastern Canada
      • Labrador, Québec.

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

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Vernacular names edit

Deutsch: Schnee-Enzian
Esperanto: Neĝogenciano
español: Genciana nival
suomi: Tunturikatkero
français: Gentiane des neiges
Nederlands: Sneeuwgentiaan
polski: Goryczka śniegowa
Türkçe: Kar centiyanı
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