Viola riviniana Rchb.

Common name

English: Dog Violet

German: Hainveilchen

Portuguese: Bonelas, Violetas-bravas

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2504)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2403)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2035)

      Order: Violales (58)

        Family: Violaceae (7) (family description)

          Genus: Viola (6)

           Epithet: riviniana Rchb. (1)

riviniana => in honor of August Quirinus Bachmann, (Latinised to Augustus Quirinus Rivinus), 17th century German botanist and anatomist

Characteristics

Climate: temperate

Habitat: mesophytic

Habit: herb

Flower colour: blue, white

External links

Check for Viola riviniana at The Plant List, GBIF or IPNI

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