Delphinium carolinianum

Species:Delphinium carolinianum Walter
Status:Native, Endangered-State
Specimen: View specimen details in the USF Herbarium Specimen Database

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Sub Class
Genus Delphinium
Species Delphinium carolinianum Walter - CAROLINA LARKSPUR


Citation DELPHINIUM CAROLINIANUM Walter, Fl. Carol. 155. 1788.
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Type: SOUTH CAROLINA: Without data, Walter s.n. [Fraser/Walter 40-B] (lectotype: BM). Lectotypified by Warnock, Syst. Bot. 6: 48. 1981. SOUTH CAROLINA: McCormick Co.: 4.5 mi. SE of Clarks Hill, 11 May 1957, Radford 22407 (epitype: GH; isoepitypes: CA, FLAS, GA, NCU, NY). Epitypified by D. B. Ward, J. Bot. Res. Inst. Texas 2: 475-476. 2008.

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CountyHerbariaLiterature Citation (If Applicable)
Gadsden FLAS  


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SynonymFull CitationBasionymType
Delphinastrum carolinianum Delphinastrum carolinianum (Walter) Nieuwland, Amer. Midl. Naturalist 3: 172. 1914.BASIONYM: Delphinium carolinianum Walter 1788. 
Delphinium azureum Delphinium azureum Michaux, Fl. Bor.-Amer. 1: 314. 1803. TYPE: "Carolina et Georgia", without data, Michaux s.n. (holotype: P).
Delphinium azureum var. nortonianum Delphinium azureum Michaux, var. nortonianum (Mackenzie & Bush) E. J. Palmer & Steyermark, Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 22: 543. 1935.BASIONYM: Delphinium nortonianum Mackenzie & Bush 1902. 
Delphinium carolinianum var. crispum Delphinium carolinianum Walter, var. crispum Perry, Rhodora 39: 21. 1937. TYPE: ILLINOIS: Henderson Co.: Without locality, 7 Jul 1908, Gleason s.n. (holotype: US).
Delphinium carolinianum var. nortonianum Delphinium carolinianum Walter, var. nortonianum (Mackenzie & Bush) Perry, Rhodora 39: 20. 1937.BASIONYM: Delphinium nortonianum Mackenzie & Bush 1902. 
Delphinium nortonianum Delphinium nortonianum Mackenzie & Bush, Trans. Acad. Sci. St. Louis 12: 82, pl. 13. 1902. TYPE: MISSOURI: Shannon Co. (mis-cited as Jackson Co.): Monteer, 24 May 1900, Bush 377 (holotype: MO; isotypes: COLO, GH, NY 3 shts, US 2 shts).