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Taxon: Viola macloskeyi F. E. Lloyd var. pallens (Banks ex DC.) C. L. Hitchc.

Genus: Viola
Family: Violaceae subfamily: Violoideae tribe: Violeae.
Nomen number: 430470
Place of publication: C. L. Hitchcock et al., Vasc. pl. Pacif. N.W. 3:445. 1961
Name verified on: 04-Feb-2003 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 04-Feb-2003
No species priority site assigned.

NO ACCESSIONS IN NPGS UNDER THIS NAME.

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Common names:

  • northern white violet   (Source: F WVa [as V. pallens]) – English

Economic importance:


Distributional range:

      Native: (links to other web resources are provided for some distributions)
  • NORTHERN AMERICA (Check conservation status in U.S. & Canada in NatureServe Explorer database)
    Eastern Canada: Canada - New Brunswick, Newfoundland, Nova Scotia, Ontario, Prince Edward Island, Quebec
    Western Canada: Canada - Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, Saskatchewan
    Northeastern U.S.A.: United States - Indiana, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, West Virginia
    North-Central U.S.A.: United States - Iowa
    Northwestern U.S.A.: United States - Colorado, Montana, Washington, Wyoming
    Southeastern U.S.A.: United States - Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia

References:

  • Gleason, H. A. & A. Cronquist. 1991. Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada, ed. 2.
  • Hickman, J. C., ed. 1993. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California. [mentions; lists as V. macloskeyi var. pallens (Banks) M. Baker].
  • Hitchcock, C. L. et al. 1955–1969. Vascular plants of the Pacific Northwest. [lists as V. macloskeyi var. pallens (Banks) C. L. Hitchc.].
  • Radford, A. E. et al. 1964. Manual of the vascular flora of the Carolinas.
  • Russell, N. H. 1965. Violets (Viola) of central and eastern United States: An introductory survey. Sida 2:90. [lists as V. macloskeyi subsp. pallens (Banks) M. S. Baker].
  • Strausbaugh, T. D. & E. L. Core. 1978. Flora of West Virginia, ed. 2. [= V. pallens (Banks ex DC.) Brainerd; lists as V. macloskeyi var. pallens M. S. Baker].

Synonyms:


Check other web resources for Viola macloskeyi F. E. Lloyd var. pallens (Banks ex DC.) C. L. Hitchc.:

  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden

Check other databases for images:

  • Google Images Images Note: Be advised that their identity may be inaccurate. Proper identification of a plant may require specialized taxonomic knowledge or comparison with properly documented herbarium material.

Abbreviations & symbols in GRIN Taxonomy

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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: http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/taxon.pl?430470 (26 November 2014)

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