Taxon profile


Lewisia Pursh

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Rosopsida - eudicots »  order Caryophyllales »  family Montiaceae

Included taxa

Number of records: 19

species Lewisia brachycalyx Engelm. ex Gray - Short-sepal Bitter-root

Lewisia brachycalyx

species Lewisia cantelovii J.T. Howell - Cantelow's Lewisia
species Lewisia columbiana (T.J. Howell ex Gray) B.L. Robins. - Columbian Lewisia

Lewisia columbiana

species Lewisia congdonii (Rydb.) S. Clay - Congdon's Lewisia
species Lewisia cotyledon (S. Wats.) B.L. Robins. - Siskiyou Lewisia

Lewisia cotyledon

species Lewisia disepala Rydb. - Yosemite Lewisia
species Lewisia glandulosa (Rydb.) Dempster - Sierra Lewisia
species Lewisia kelloggii K. Brandeg. - Kellogg's Lewisia
species Lewisia leeana (Porter) B.L. Robins. - Quill-leaf Lewisia

Lewisia leeana

species Lewisia longipetala (Piper) S. Clay - Truckee Lewisia

Lewisia longipetala

species Lewisia maguirei A. Holmgren - Maguire's Lewisia
species Lewisia nevadensis (Gray) B.L. Robins. - Nevada Lewisia

Lewisia nevadensis

species Lewisia oppositifolia (S. Wats.) B.L. Robins. - Oppositeleaf Lewisia
species Lewisia pygmaea (Gray) B.L. Robins. - Alpine Lewisia
species Lewisia rediviva Pursh - Bitter Root
species Lewisia serrata Heckard & Stebbins - Sawtooth Lewisia
species Lewisia stebbinsii Gankin & Hildreth - Stebbins' Lewisia

Lewisia stebbinsii

species Lewisia triphylla (S. Wats.) B.L. Robins. - Threeleaf Lewisia
species Lewisia tweedyi (A. Gray) B. L. Rob. - Tweedy's Pussypaws

Lewisia tweedyi

Links and literature

EN C. Ulloa et al. (2017): An integrated assessment of the vascular plant species of the Americas, Science. 358. 1614-1617 [as Lewisia Pursh]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2019

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