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Lysichiton americanus(LSYAM)


Data shown below are extracted from EPPO Global Database
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Basic information
  • EPPO code: LSYAM
  • Preferred name: Lysichiton americanus
  • Authority: Hultén & St-John

Common names
Name Language
gul kæmpekalla Danish
amerikanische Scheinkalla German
American skunk cabbage English
American yellow skunk cabbage English
moeraslantaarn Dutch
лизихитон американский Russian
skunkkalla Swedish
Kingdom Plantae ( 1PLAK )
Phylum Magnoliophyta ( 1MAGP )
Class Angiospermae ( 1ANGC )
Category Basal monocotyledons ( 1MOND )
Order Alismatales ( 1ALIO )
Family Araceae ( 1ARMF )
Subfamily Orontioideae ( 1OROS )
Genus Lysichiton ( 1LSYG )
Species Lysichiton americanus ( LSYAM )