Family Melanthiaceae
Basionym Trillium sulcatum T.S. Patrick
Original Identification Trillium sulcatum Patrick, sp. nov.
Current Taxon Trillium sulcatum T.S. Patrick
Protologue location in folder
Protologue Citation Brittonia 36(1): 27-35, f. 1-5. 1984.
Holotype/Isotype Isotype
DUKE Accession Number 302914
Primary Collector Thomas S. Patrick
Collector Number 1122
Collection Date 20 Apr 1980
Country United States
Province/State Tennessee
Plant Location Notes Grundy County. Rich, bouldery woods at base of north-facing slope below Deer Lick Falls in Layne Cove near the Rainbow Spring, elevation 420 m, western escarpment of the Cumberland Plateau, 2 km due N of Monteagle. (U.S.G.S. Burrow Cove Quadrangle, 7.5' Series)
Plant Description Notes Petals burgundy purple.
Broad geographical location North America
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