Panarctic Flora


360801a Aconitum lycoctonum subsp. septentrionale (Koelle) Korsh.


Kanin - Pechora: Rare
Polar Ural - Novaya Zemlya: Scattered
Taimyr - Severnaya Zemlya: Rare
Shrub Tundra: Scattered
Bordering boreal or alpine areas: Frequent

2n= 16 (2x). - Europe (N), Russia (N), Siberia. - Numerous reports.

Geography: European - Asian (W): RUS SIB.

Notes: A few morphological differences have been suggested between the northwestern European Aconitum septentrionale and the Russian-Siberian A. excelsum. The matter is not resolved. As the plant does not reach the Arctic in northern Norway, it only reaches the Arctic within the range of A. excelsum.

Higher Taxa