Taxon profile


May Lily
Maianthemum bifolium (L.) F. W. Schmidt

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Liliopsida - monocotyledons »  order Asparagales »  family Asparagaceae »  genus Maianthemum - mayflower

Scientific synonyms

Bifolium cordatum G.Gaertn., B.Mey. & Scherb.
Convallaria bifolia L.
Convallaria cordifolia (Moench) Stokes
Convallaria monophylla Oeder
Convallaria pulchella Salisb.
Convallaria quadrifida Lam.
Convallaria tetrapetala Gilib.
Maia bifolia (L.) Salisb.
Maianthemum convallaria F.H.Wigg.
Maianthemum cordifolium Moench

Other names

= May Lily, False Lily of the Valley



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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 Maianthemum bifolium (L.) F. W. Schmidt]
Data retrieved on: 21 November 2013
EN Botanical Society of British Isles [], Botany Department, The Natural History Museum [as Maianthemum bifolium (L.) F.W. Schmidt]
Data retrieved on: 11 May 2012
CZ Kubát et al. (2002): Klíč ke květeně České republiky, Academia, Praha [as Maianthemum bifolium (L.) F.W. Schmidt]
EN Danihelka J., Chrtek J. Jr. & Kaplan Z. (2012): Checklist of vascular plants of the Czech Republic, Preslia 84: 647–811 [as Maianthemum bifolium (L.) F. W. Schmidt]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2014

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