Panarctic Flora


360201 Trollius europaeus L.


Northern Fennoscandia: Frequent
Kanin - Pechora: Frequent
Polar Ural - Novaya Zemlya: Scattered
Yamal - Gydan: Presence uncertain
Southern Arcti Tundra: Rare
Shrub Tundra: Frequent
Bordering boreal or alpine areas: Frequent

2n= (1) 16 18 (2x). - Europe, Russia. - Numerous reports.
(2) 32 (4x). - Europe (Poland). - Doroszewska (1964, specified to belong to a tetraploid T. europaeus).
Not included: An old report of 2n = 24 (Lundegårdh 1909).

Geography: European: NOR RUS SIB?

Notes: Outside Europe, Trollius europaeus reaches the Arctic northwest of the lower Ob River in northwestern Siberia (Friesen 1993). This area is perhaps in Polar Ural (i.e., RUS) as defined for the Checklist.

Higher Taxa