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Caltha palustris
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Caltha palustris

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Caltha palustris
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Caltha palustris

Caltha palustris, Marsh-marigold
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Caltha palustris, Marsh-marigold

Caltha palustris
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Caltha palustris

Caltha palustris
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Caltha palustris

Caltha palustris
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Caltha palustris
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Caltha L.
marsh marigold

General Information
Symbol: CALTH
Group: Dicot
Family: Ranunculaceae
Growth Habit :  
Native Status : AK   N
L48   N
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Native Status:
lower 48 status L48    Alaska status AK    Hawaii status HI    Puerto Rico status PR    Virgin Islands status VI    Navassa Island NAV    Canada status CAN    Greenland status GL    Saint Pierre and Michelon status SPM    North America NA   





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Rank Scientific Name and Common Name
Kingdom Plantae – Plants
Subkingdom Tracheobionta – Vascular plants
Superdivision Spermatophyta – Seed plants
Division Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants
Class Magnoliopsida – Dicotyledons
Subclass Magnoliidae
Order Ranunculales
Family Ranunculaceae – Buttercup family
Genus Caltha L. – marsh marigold

Subordinate Taxa

The Plants Database includes the following 5 species of Caltha . Click below on a thumbnail map or name for species profiles. Plant is native (blue) Native Plant is introduced Introduced Plant is introduced Native and Introduced Related taxa legend Distribution of <i>
Caltha leptosepala</i>
Caltha leptosepala
white marsh marigold Distribution of <i>
Caltha natans</i>
Pall. ex Georgi
Caltha natans
floating marsh marigold Distribution of <i>
Caltha novae-zelandiae</i>
Hook. f. [excluded]
Caltha novae-zelandiae
Distribution of <i>
Caltha obtusa</i>
Cheeseman [excluded]
Caltha obtusa
Distribution of <i>
Caltha palustris</i>
Caltha palustris
yellow marsh marigold

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Wetland Status

Interpreting Wetland Status

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Caltha sp.
Caltha sp.
Marsh Marigold
ID: 0024 3291 4863 0079 [detail]
Robert Potts
© 2001 California Academy of Sciences

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