Taxon profile


Californian Poppy
Eschscholzia californica Cham.

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Rosopsida - eudicots »  order Ranunculales »  family Papaveraceae »  genus Eschscholzia - California poppy

Scientific synonyms

Chelidonium multifidum Moç. & Sessé ex DC.
Chryseis caespitosa Torr. & A. Gray
Chryseis californica (Cham.) Lindl.
Chryseis compacta Lindl.
Chryseis crocea Lindl.
Chryseis douglasii Hook. & Arn. ex Torr. & A. Gray
Chryseis hypecoides Torr. & A. Gray
Chryseis tenuifolia Torr. & A. Gray
Eschscholtzia californica
Eschscholzia absinthiifolia Greene

Other names

= California Goldenpoppy
= California Poppy


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Included taxa

Number of records: 1

subspecies Eschscholzia californica subsp. mexicana (Greene) C. Clark

Eschscholzia californica subsp. mexicana

Links and literature

CZ Danihelka J., Chrtek J., Kaplan Z., Wild J. (23. 1. 2011): Seznam jmen cévnatých rostlin použitých v nálezové databázi květeny České republiky [], Botanický ústav AV ČR [as Eschscholzia californica Cham.]
Data retrieved on: 21 November 2013
EN Botanical Society of British Isles [], Botany Department, The Natural History Museum [as Eschscholzia californica Cham.]
Data retrieved on: 11 May 2012
CZ Kubát et al. (2002): Klíč ke květeně České republiky, Academia, Praha [as Eschscholzia californica Cham.]
EN Pyšek P., Sádlo J. & Mandák B. (2002): Catalogue of alien plants of the Czech Republic [], Preslia 74(2): 97–186, 2002. [as Eschscholzia californica Cham.]
EN Danihelka J., Chrtek J. Jr. & Kaplan Z. (2012): Checklist of vascular plants of the Czech Republic, Preslia 84: 647–811 [as Eschscholzia californica Cham.]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2014

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