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Explore SaxBase: Micranthes sect. Micranthes

Micranthes sect. Micranthes   (Haworth) Gornall (2008)  

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Rank: Section Ref: Saxifrages - A definitive guide to the 2000 Species, Cultivars and Hybrids Image Gallery
Contained within: Micranthes  
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Genus Micranthes
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Image of Micranthes hieracifolia by Dr. Herbert Wagner : - click to view the full size picture

Micranthes hieracifolia

  • Description : whole plant, and flower details
  • Class : wild
  • Location : Wintertaler Nock, Kärnten, Austria
  • Photographer : Dr. Herbert Wagner
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  • Current phylogenetic research indicates that, with sect. Merkianae, this section is much closer to the other genera of Saxifragaceae than to the rest of Saxifraga sl., and it has therefore been separated as part of a genus Micranthes.

Subtaxa: (? indicates doubt over placement, gray links indicate non-accepted taxa)

Micranthes ser. Aulaxis  (Haworth) Gornall  
Micranthes ser. Micranthes  (Haworth) Gornall   This taxon has illustrated subtaxa 
Micranthes ser. Dermasea  (Haworth) Gornall   This taxon has illustrated subtaxa 
Saxifraga elegans  Torr. & A. Gray  
Saxifraga meyeri  Sternb.  
Saxifraga nuttallii  Small  
Saxifraga pallidiformis  Engler  
Saxifraga sulphurascens  Handel-Mazzetti  
No synonyms


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