Taxon profile


Hookedspur Violet
Viola adunca Sm.

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Rosopsida - eudicots »  order Malpighiales »  family Violaceae »  genus Viola - violet »  subsection Viola subsect. Rostratae

Scientific synonyms

Lophion aduncum (Smith) Nieuwland & Lunell
Viola canina var. adunca (Smith) A. Gray
Viola aduncoides A. Löve & D. Löve
Viola montanensis Rydb.
Viola subvestita Greene

Other names

= Western Dog Violet


Taxon in country check-lists

Europe: Greenland, North America: Canada, United States of America

Included taxa

Number of records: 3

varietas Viola adunca var. bellidifolia (Greene) Harrington
varietas Viola adunca var. kirkii Duran

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 Viola adunca Sm.]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2019

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