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Taxon: Ranunculus aconitifolius L.

Genus: Ranunculus
Family: Ranunculaceae subfamily: Ranunculoideae tribe: Ranunculeae
Nomen number: 30809
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 1:551. 1753
Typification: View record from Linnaean Plant Name Typification Project of the Natural History Museum of London.
Name verified on: 24-Jan-1996 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 24-Jan-1996
No species priority site assigned.


Common names:

  • aconite-leaf buttercup   (Source: BSBI ) – English
  • stormhattsranunkel   (Source: Vara kulturvaxt namn ) – Swedish

Distributional range:

    Middle Europe: Austria; Czech Republic; Germany; Switzerland
    Southeastern Europe: Bosnia and Herzegovina; Italy [n.]
    Southwestern Europe: France; Spain [n. & c.]



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Cite as:
USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program.
Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
URL: (24 November 2015)

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