Campanula americana

Species:Campanula americana L.
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Status:Native, FAC (DEP), FAC (NWPL)
Specimen: View specimen details in the USF Herbarium Specimen Database

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Genus Campanula
Species Campanula americana L. - AMERICAN BELLFLOWER


Citation CAMPANULA AMERICANA Linnaeus, Sp. Pl. 164. 1753.
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Type: Without data (lectotype: LINN 221.13). Lectotypified by Brummitt, Taxon 42: 879. 1993.

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CountyHerbariaLiterature Citation (If Applicable)
Gadsden USF  
Jackson FLAS  
Liberty FSU  


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SynonymFull CitationBasionymType
Campanulastrum americanum Campanulastrum americanum (Linnaeus) Small, Fl. S.E. U.S. 1141, 1338. 1903.BASIONYM: Campanula americana Linnaeus 1753. 
Campanula acuminata Campanula acuminata Michaux, Fl. Bor.-Amer. 1: 108. 1803.  
Campanula americana forma tubiflora Campanula americana Linnaeus, forma tubiflora Fernald, Rhodora 44: 458. 1942. TYPE: VIRGINIA: Isle of Wight Co.: Bluffs by James River W of old Fort Boykin, 5 Sep 1941, Fernald & Long 13772 (holotype: GH; isotype: PH).
Campanula americana var. illinoensis Campanula americana Linnaeus, var. illinoensis (Fresenius) Farwell, Rep. (Annual) Michigan Acad. Sci. 20: 191. 1918.BASIONYM: Campanula illinoensis Fresenius 1836. 
Campanula illinoensis Campanula illinoensis Fresenius, Index Sem. Hort. Franc. 1836; Fresenius ex Alph. de Candolle, in de Candolle, Prodr. 7: 478. 1839. TYPE: ILLINOIS: