Pinguicula alpina L.

First published in Sp. Pl.: 17 (1753)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Subarctic & Subalpine Europe to Siberia, Himalaya to Central China. It is a perennial and grows primarily in the subalpine or subarctic biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Austria, Baltic States, Buryatiya, China North-Central, China South-Central, Czechoslovakia, East Himalaya, Finland, France, Germany, Hungary, Irkutsk, Italy, Krasnoyarsk, Mongolia, Myanmar, Nepal, North European Russi, Norway, Poland, Qinghai, Romania, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Tibet, Tuva, Ukraine, West Himalaya, West Siberia, Yakutskiya, Yugoslavia

Extinct in:

Great Britain

Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Casper, S.J. (1966). Monographie der Gattung Pinguicula L.. Bibliotheca Botanica 127/128: 1-209.
  • Deng, Y.F., Li, Z.Y., Wang, Q. & Peng, H. (2020). Science Press, Beijing. Cambridge University Press. Flora of Pan-Himalaya 46: 1-570. Science Press, Beijing., Cambridge Unicersity press.
  • Dimopoulos, P., Raus, T., Bergmeier, E., Constantinidis, T., Iatrou, G., Kokkini, S., Strid, A., & Tzanoudakis, D. (2013). Vascular plants of Greece. An annotated checklist: 1-372. Botanic gardens and botanical museum Berlin-Dahlem, Berlin and Hellenic botanical society, Athens.
  • Mirek, Z., Piękoś-Mirkowa, H., Zając, A. & Zając, M (2020). Vascular plants of Poland an annotated checklist: 1-526. W. Szafer institute of botany, Polish academy of sciences, Krakow, Poland.
  • Tutin, T.G. & al. (eds.) (1972). Flora Europaea 3: 1-370. Cambridge University Press.

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Casper, S.J. (1966). Monographie der Gattung Pinguicula L.. Bibliotheca Botanica 127/128: 1-209.
  • Deng, Y.F., Li, Z.Y., Wang, Q. & Peng, H. (2020). Science Press, Beijing. Cambridge University Press. Flora of Pan-Himalaya 46: 1-570. Science Press, Beijing., Cambridge Unicersity press.
  • Polozhij, A.V. & Peschkova, G.A. (eds.) (2007). Flora of Siberia 12: 1-221. Scientific Publishers, Inc., Enfield, Plymouth.
  • Tutin, T.G. & al. (eds.) (1972). Flora Europaea 3: 1-370. Cambridge University Press.
  • Wu, Z., Raven, P.H. & Hong, D. (eds.) (2011). Flora of China 19: 1-884. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Turczaninow, N.S. [s.n.], Siberia K000806319 Yes

Sources

  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

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  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Science Photographs

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