Potentilla L., 1753 Hanhikit Hanhenjalka Cinquefoil Five-finger
  • Potentilla L., 1753 Sp. Pl.: 495; TS: Potentilla reptans L.
  • Tormentilla L., 1753
  • Quinquefolium Adans., 1763
  • Argentina Lam., 1778 Fl. Fr. 3: 118; TS: Argentina anserina L.
  • Pentaphyllym Gaertn., 1788
  • Tridophyllum Neck., 1790
  • Jussiea L. ex. Sm., 1811
  • Fraga Lapeyr., 1813
  • Trichothalamus Spreng., 1818
  • Lehmannia Tratt., 1824
  • Dactylophyllum Spenn., 1829 ; TS: Argentina anserina L.
  • Coelas Dulac, 1867
  • Chamaephyton Fourr., 1868
  • Dynamidium Fourr., 1868
  • Callionia Greene, 1906
  • Tylosperma Bothsch., 1952
  • Argentina; [GFP1: 198 (12 spp.)]
  • Potentilla; [GFP1: 197 (about 200 spp.)]; [RKe, 58 (s.str.)]

Foodplants for Autographa gamma, Catastia marginea?, Chlorissa viridata, Coleophora ahenella, C. albicostella, C. potentillae, Corynis amoena?, Dicallomera fascelina, Elaphria venustula, Eulithis xylina, Hemithea aestivaria, Hyphoraia aulica, Lycaena dorcas, L. editha, L. helloides, Muschampia cribrellum, Nola aerugula, Pyrgus alveus, P. carthami, P. centaureae, P. malvoides, P. ruralis, P. ruralis, P. serratulae, P. sidae, Spialia sertorius, Stigmella aeneofasciella, S. poterii?



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

The "nivea" species-group
  • Potentilla prostrata Rottb. (incl.)
  • Potentilla nivea ssp. subquinata Lange Hultén
  • Potentilla subquinata Lange; Rudb, (incl.)
  • ; [RK, 253]
The "argentea" species-group
 
 
 
 
 
 


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