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Oxalis L.
Käenkaalit Wood Sorrel Lady's-sorrel
Oxalis, Biota of North America Program (query database) [BONAP]
Oxalis, Den Virtuella Floran [DVF]

Foodplants for Actizera lucida, Aporophyla nigra, Udea hamalis, Zizeeria knysna, Zizula hylax

[sp-1.jpg] 700x593 (~61Kb) FINLAND: Ka: Virolahti, Virojoki 671:53, 2.9.2000 (escaped cultivation), Photo © Markku Savela [sp-2a.jpg] 900x598 (~63Kb) USA: Prairie Creek Redwoods State Park (41°22'25N 124°00'53W ±1km), Humboldt Co. CA, 3.8.2001, Photo © Markku Savela [sp-2b.jpg] 900x776 (~79Kb) USA: Prairie Creek Redwoods State Park (41°22'25N 124°00'53W ±1km), Humboldt Co. CA, 3.8.2001, Photo © Markku Savela

The exact identification of these species is still unknown, but tentatively assumed to belong into this group.

fiOxalis acetosella L.
Käenkaali Ketunleipä Hapahko käenkaali Wood-sorrel Common Wood Sorrel Harsyra
Oxalis acetosella, Bilder ur Nordens Flora (in Swedish) [RUNEBERG]
Oxalis acetosella ; [RK, 304]; [SK, 383]; [GMBOT, 533]
[acetosella-1.jpg] 700x884 (~83Kb) FINLAND: Ka: Virolahti, Virojoki 671:53, 29.5.1999, Photo © Markku Savela [acetosella-2.jpg] 1380x1015 (~182Kb) Finland: Ylöjärvi, Mettistö, 28.5.2006, Photo © Harri Arkkio

Oxalis acetosella f. lilacina Lge.
Oxalis acetosella f. coerulea ; [SK, 384]
Oxalis acetosella f. rosea ; [SK, 384]
Oxalis acetosella var. subpurpurascens ; [GMBOT, 533]

fiOxalis corniculata L.
Tarhakäenkaali Procumbent Yellow-sorrel Yellow Oxalis Creeping Wood-sorrel Lady's Sorrel Brunsyra
Xanthoxalis corniculata (L.); Small
Oxalis cymosa Small.
Oxalis bushii Small.
Oxalis rufa Small.
Oxalis corniculata ; [RK, 304]; [SK, 383]; [GMBOT, 534]
?Oxalis corniculatus ; (spell.?)
[corniculata-1.jpg] 625x835 (~58Kb) Finland, Vantaa, Hels. pit. kirkko, 30.8.2003 (cultivated) © Harri Arkkio

Foodplant for Lucia limbaria, Pseudozizeeria maha, Zizeeria knysna, Zizula hylax

Oxalis repens Thunb.
Oxalis corniculata L.; (in part.)
Oxalis repens ; [GMBOT, 534]

Foodplant as Oxalis corniculata for Lucia limbaria, Pseudozizeeria maha, Zizeeria knysna, Zizula hylax

Oxalis exilis A. Cunn.
Pikkukäenkaali Least Yellow-sorrel

fiOxalis fontana Bunge
Pystykäenkaali Nurmikäenkaali Upright Yellow Oxalis Upright Oxalis Yellow Wood-sorrel European Wood-sorrel Klöversyra
Oxalis europaea Jord.
Xanthoxalis fontana (Bunge); Holub
?Oxalis stricta ; [SK, 383]; [FPN, 281]
Oxalis fontana ; [RK, 304]

fiOxalis dilleni Jacq.
Oxalis stricta L.
Xanthoxalis stricta (L.); Small.
Oxalis dilleni ; [RK, 304]
?Oxalis stricta; [GMBOT, 533]

Oxalis latifolia Kunth
'Kolmiokäenkaali' Mexican Oxalis

Oxalis oregana Nutt.
Oregon Wood-sorrel Redwood Sorrel
Oxalis oregana ; [FPN, 281]
[oregana-1.jpg] 800x1200 (~93Kb) USA: nr. Pigeon Springs Rd (~ 46°38N 122°38W), Lewis Co., WA, 23.3.2005, Photo © Markku Savela

Oxalis trilliifolia Hook.
Trillium-leaved Wood-sorrel
Oxalis trilliifolia ; [FPN, 281]

Oxalis suksdorfii Trel.
Suksdorf's Sorrel
Oxalis suksdorfii ; [FPN, 281]


Oxalis violacea L.
Violet Wood Sorrel
Oxalis violacea ; [GMBOT, 533]

Oxalis priceae Small.
Oxalis priceae ; [GMBOT, 533]

Oxalis grandis Small.
Oxalis grandis ; [GMBOT, 533]

Oxalis filipes Small.
Oxalis Brittonae Small.
Oxalis filipes ; [GMBOT, 533]


Oxalis crenata Jacq.
Peru. See [About maps] Arracacha?

10.7.2005 (15)

[About maps]
Warning! The maps are automatically generated from the textual information, and the process does not always produce acceptable result; See about maps for more info.
A Synonymized Checklist of the Vascular Flora of the United States, Puerto Rico, and the Virgin Islands; A data base interface; BONAP U.S. Checklist - 1998; Provided by TAMU-BWG; Texas A & M Bioinformatics Working Group; Based on; Biota of North America Program
Den Virtuella floran; http://linnaeus.nrm.se/flora/welcome.html; Ett projekt vid Naturhistoriska riksmuseet (Stockholm, Sweden).; Even for non-Swedish speaker, the distribution maps on species are nice (map buttons "Norden" and "Norra halvklotet")
Hitchcock & Cronquist, 1998; Flora of the Pacific Northwest (11th ed.); ISBN 0-295-95273-3
Robinson, Benjamin, Fernald, Lyndon, 1908; Gray's New Manual of Botany (7th edition); A Handbook of the Flowering Plants and Ferns of the Central and Northeastern United States and adjacent Canada; American Book Company
[Harri Arkkio]
Finland; For the time being these pictures are only for this site. Other usage not allowed.
Hämet-Ahti, L., Suominen, J., Ulvinen, T. & Uotila, P. (eds), 1998; Retkeilykasvio (Field Flora of Finland); Ed. 4. 656 pp.; Finnish Museum of Natural History, Botanical Museum. Helsinki
Project Runeberg: Nordic literature online; Project Runeberg; Bilder ur Nordens Fauna (Carl Axel Magnus Lindman)
Mela & Cajander, 1906; Suomen Kasvio; Viides painos

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