New York Metropolitan Flora

Genus: Caltha

Caltha palustris Caltha palustris

By Steven D. Glenn

Not peer reviewed

Last Modified 01/18/2013

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Nomenclature

Caltha Linnaeus, Sp. Pl. 1: 558. 1753.

List of Caltha Species

References to Caltha

  • Ahlgren, C. E.; Ahlgren, I. F. 1981. Some effects of different forest litters on seed germination and growth. Canad. J. Forest Res. 11: 710-714.
  • Hoffmann, M. H. 1999. Biogeographical and evolutionary patterns in the genus Caltha L. (Ranunculaceae). Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 121: 403-421.
  • Jensen, U. 1968. Serologische Beitrage zur Systematik der Ranunculaceae. Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 88: 204-310. (In German, English summary)
  • Jurgens, A.; Dotterl, S. 2004. Chemical composition of anther volatiles in Ranunculaceae: genera-specific profiles in Anemone, Aquilegia, Caltha, Pulsatilla, Ranunculus, and Trollius species. Amer. J. Bot. 91: 1969-1980.
  • Leck, M. A.; Simpson, R. L. 1993. Seeds and seedlings of the Hamilton marshes, a Delaware river tidal freshwater wetland. Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. Philadelphia 144: 267-81.
  • Paratley, R. D. 1986. Vegetation-environment relations in a conifer swamp in central New York. J. Torrey Bot. Soc. 113: 357-371.
  • Schuettpelz, E.; Hoot, S. B. 2004. Phylogeny and biogeography of Caltha (Ranunculaceae) based on chloroplast and nuclear DNA sequences. Amer. J. Bot. 91: 247-253.
  • Smit, P. G. 1967. Taxonomic and ecological studies in Caltha palustris L. (preliminary report). Proc. Kon. Nederl. Akad. Wetensch., C, 70: 500-510.
  • Smit, P. G. 1968. Taxonomic and ecological studies in Caltha palustris L. II. Proc. Kon. Nederl. Akad. Wetensch., C, 71: 280-292.
  • Smit, P. G. 1973. A revision of Caltha (Ranunculaceae). Blumea 21: 119-150.
  • Smit, P.G. 1973. A revision of Caltha (Ranunculaceae). Blumea 21: 119-150.
  • Smith, G. H. 1928. Vascular anatomy of Ranalian flowers, - II. Ranunculaceae (continued), Menispermaceae, Calycanthaceae, Annonaceae. Bot. Gaz. 85: 152-77.
  • Smith, G. H. 1927. Vascular anatomy of Ranalian flowers, - I. Ranunculaceae. Bot. Gaz. 82: 1-29.
  • Toth, A. et.al. 1999. Ramet distribution, leaf morphology and elemental composition of Caltha palustris L. along a water depth gradient. Flora 194: 431-437.
  • Woodell, S. R. J. 1971. Intraspecific variation in Caltha palustris. New Phyt. 70: 173-186.