Veratrum virginicum

Family:MELANTHIACEAE
Species:Veratrum virginicum (L.)W.T.Aiton
Common Name:VIRGINIA BUNCHFLOWER
Plant Notes:**
Status:Native, OBL (DEP), OBL (NWI)
Specimen: View specimen details in the USF Herbarium Specimen Database

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Classification

FamilyMELANTHIACEAE
Genus Veratrum
Species Veratrum virginicum (L.)W.T.Aiton - VIRGINIA BUNCHFLOWER

Citation

Citation Veratrum virginicum (Linnaeus) W. T. Aiton, Hort. Kew., ed. 2. 5: 426. 1813.
Basionym: Melanthium virginicum Linnaeus 1753.
Type: VIRGINIA: Without data, Kalm s.n. (lectotype: LINN 467.1). Lectotypified by Reveal, in C. E. Jarvis et al., Regnum Veg. 127: 65. 1993.

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Source

CountyHerbariaLiterature Citation (If Applicable)
Calhoun FSU  
Franklin FLAS  
Hillsborough USF  
Leon FSU  
Liberty FSU  
Nassau FLAS  
Osceola USF  
Pasco USF  
Polk FLAS  
Santa Rosa FLAS  
Wakulla FLAS  
Walton USF  

Synonyms

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SynonymFull CitationBasionymType
Evonyxis virginica Evonyxis virginica (Linnaeus) Rafinesque, Fl. Tellur. 2: 29. 1837 ("1836").BASIONYM: Melanthium virginicum Linnaeus 1753. 
Helonias virginica Helonias virginica (Linnaeus) Sims, Bot. Mag. 25: pl. 985. 1807.BASIONYM: Melanthium virginicum Linnaeus 1753. 
Leimanthium virginicum Leimanthium virginicum (Linnaeus) Willdenow, Ges. Naturf. Freunde Berlin Mag. Neuesten Entdeck. 2: 24. 1808.BASIONYM: Melanthium virginicum Linnaeus 1753. 
Melanthium dispersum Melanthium dispersum Small, Bull. Torrey Bot. Club 25: 606. 1898. TYPE: FLORIDA: Walton Co.: Without locality, 1885, Curtiss s.n. (holotype: NY).
Melanthium virginicum Melanthium virginicum Linnaeus, Sp. Pl. 339. 1753. TYPE: VIRGINIA: Without data, Kalm s.n. (lectotype: LINN 467.1). Lectotypified by Reveal, in C. E. Jarvis et al., Regnum Veg. 127: 65. 1993.
Zigadenus virginicus Zigadenus virginicus (Linnaeus) Kunth, Enum. Pl. 4: 195. 1843.BASIONYM: Melanthium virginicum Linnaeus 1753. 
Evonyxis monoica Evonyxis monoica (Walter) Rafinesque, Fl. Tellur. 2: 29. 1837 ("1836").BASIONYM: Melanthium monoicum Walter 1788. 
Leimanthium monoicum Leimanthium monoicum (Walter) Schultes & Schultes f., in Roemer & Schultes, Syst. Veg. 7: 1550. 1830.BASIONYM: Melanthium monoicum Walter 1788. 
Melanthium biglandulosum Melanthium biglandulosum Bertoloni, Mem. Reale Accad. Sci. Ist. Bologna 2: 316. 1850.  
Melanthium monoicum Melanthium monoicum Walter, Fl. Carol. 125. 1788. TYPE: SOUTH CAROLINA:
Melanthium polygamum Melanthium polygamum Desrousseaux, in Lamarck, Encycl. 4: 25. 1797.