Taxon profile


St. Peter's-wort
Hypericum crux-andreae (L.) Crantz

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Rosopsida - eudicots »  order Malpighiales »  family Hypericaceae »  genus Hypericum - St. Johnswort »  section Hypericum sect. Myriandra

Scientific synonyms

Ascyrum crux-andreae L.
Hypericoides crux-andreae (L.) Poir.
Ascyrum cruciatum St-Lag.
Ascyrum cuneifolium Chapman
Ascyrum grandiflorum Raf.
Ascyrum simplex Zeyh. ex Turcz.
Ascyrum stans Michx. ex Willd.
Hypericum stans (Michx. ex Willd.) P. Adams & Robson

Other names

= St. Peterswort
= St.-andrew's Cross

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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 Hypericum crux-andreae (L.) Crantz]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2019

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