Taxon profile


mountain heather
Cassiope D. Don

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Rosopsida - eudicots »  order Ericales »  family Ericaceae »  subfamily Cassiopoideae

Included taxa

Number of records: 14

species Cassiope abbreviata Hand.-Mazz.
species Cassiope argyrotricha T. Z. Hsu
species Cassiope fastigiata (Wallich) D. Don
species Cassiope fujianensis L. K. Ling & G. S. Hoo
species Cassiope lycopodioides (Pall.) D. Don - Clubmoss Mountain Heather
species Cassiope membranifolia R. C. Fang
species Cassiope mertensiana (Bong.) G. Don - Western Moss Heather
species Cassiope myosuroides W. W. Smith
species Cassiope nana T. Z. Hsu
species Cassiope palpebrata W. W. Smith
species Cassiope pectinata Stapf
species Cassiope selaginoides J. D. Hooker & Thomson

Cassiope selaginoides

species Cassiope tetragona (L.) D. Don - White Arctic Mountain Heather

Cassiope tetragona

species Cassiope wardii C. Marquand

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 Cassiope D. Don]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2019

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