Panarctic Flora


360913a Anemone patens subsp. multifida (Pritz.) L.


Yamal - Gydan: Rare
Taimyr - Severnaya Zemlya: Rare
Yana - Kolyma: Rare
West Chukotka: Frequent
Wrangel Island: Rare
South Chukotka: Rare
Northern Alaska - Yukon: Rare
Central Canada: Scattered
Mid Arctic Tundra: Presence uncertain
Southern Arcti Tundra: Rare
Shrub Tundra: Frequent
Bordering boreal or alpine areas: Frequent

2n= 16 (2x). - Siberia (N, S), Far East (N), Alaska, Canada, U.S.A. - Numerous reports.
Not included: Reports of 2n = 32 (4x) from Canada by Löve (1954a, 1954b). The 1954 reports of Löve are untrustworthy and even Löve and Löve (1975a) omitted these reports.

Geography: Asian (N/C) - amphi-Beringian - North American (NW): SIB RFE ALA CAN.

Notes: The name Pulsatilla hirsutissima is illegitimate because the given basionym is Clematis hirsutissima Pursh, Fl. Amer. Sept. 2: 385 (1813), a true Clematis. The names Anemone ludoviciana and Pulsatilla ludoviciana are also illegitimate as nomina nova for Clematis hirsutissima.

Higher Taxa