Panarctic Flora


570111b Viola epipsila subsp. repens (Turcz. ex Trautv. & C.A. Mey.) W. Becker


Northern Iceland: Scattered
Northern Fennoscandia: Frequent
Kanin - Pechora: Frequent
Polar Ural - Novaya Zemlya: Scattered
Yamal - Gydan: Scattered
Taimyr - Severnaya Zemlya: Scattered
Kharaulakh: Scattered
West Chukotka: Frequent
South Chukotka: Frequent
East Chukotka: Frequent
Western Alaska: Frequent
Northern Alaska - Yukon: Rare
Central Canada: Rare
Hudson Bay - Labrador: Rare
Southern Arcti Tundra: Scattered
Shrub Tundra: Frequent
Bordering boreal or alpine areas: Frequent

2n= 24 (4x). - Siberia (N, S), Far East (N, S), Alaska. - Numerous reports.

Geography: European (N) - Asian (N/C) - amphi-Beringian - North American (NW): ICE? NOR RUS SIB RFE ALA CAN.


The Trautvetter and Meyer concept of V. repens decides the meaning of the names subsp. repens and V. epipsiloides. Viola repens was described from southeastern Siberia (the lake Baikal area), within the range proposed by Tzvelev.

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