Kingdom: Plantae > Division: Tracheophyta > Class: Magnoliopsida > Order: Rosales > Family: Rosaceae > Genus: Potentilla > Species: Potentilla rupestris > See subspecies
Scientific name Source
Potentilla rupestris var. mollis (Pancic) Asch. & Graebn. Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh (2001)
Potentilla rupestris var. strigosa Th.Wolf Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh (2001)
Potentilla rupestris var. beniczkyi (Friv.) Th.Wolf Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh (2001)

Potentilla rupestris L.

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Threat status Europe Not evaluated (IUCN)

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Threat and conservation status

This species has not yet been assessed for the IUCN Red List

Natura 2000 sites

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Legal status

Not listed in legal texts

Common names and synonyms

Common Name Language Reference
Felsen-Fingerkraut German Korneck, D., M. Schnittler & I. Vollmer
Synonym Author
Potentilla corsica Sieber ex Lehm.
Potentilla pygmaea Jord.
Potentilla halacsyana Degen
Potentilla tuberculata Porta

Other resources

GBIF Global Biodiversity Information Facility
NCBI search National Center for Biotechnology Information
NOBANIS: Potentilla rupestris European Network on Invasive Alien Species
PESI (Synonym) Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure

External data

No external data sets available for this species
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