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Taxon: Calochortus albus (Benth.) Douglas ex Benth.

Genus: Calochortus
Family: Liliaceae subfamily: Calochortoideae. Also placed in: Calochortaceae
Nomen number: 8616
Place of publication: B. Maund & J. S. Henslow, Botanist 2: t. 98. 1838
Name verified on: 26-Apr-2007 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 26-Apr-2007
No species priority site assigned.
Accessions: 4 in National Plant Germplasm System.
  • all available ) NPGS accessions. or .
  • all available ) NPGS accessions by country.
  • Check PlantSearch database of Botanic Gardens Conservation International for possible non-NPGS germplasm.


Common names:

  • fairy-lantern   (Source: F NAmer ) – English
  • white globe-lily   (Source: F NAmer ) – English

Economic importance:


Distributional range:

      Native: (links to other web resources are provided for some distributions)

References:

  • FNA Editorial Committee. 1993–. Flora of North America.
  • Hickman, J. C., ed. 1993. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California. [lists as C. albus Benth.].
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Synonyms:


Check other web resources for Calochortus albus (Benth.) Douglas ex Benth.:


Check other web resources for images:

  • PlantSystematics.org
  • Google 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?8616 (26 November 2014)

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