Bot. Mag. 20: plate 754. 1804, name conserved ,
e United States.
Species 1: e United States.
Prior to 1972, the single species of Galax was known as G. aphylla Linnaeus; the type of that name was shown by R. K. Brummitt (1972) to represent a species of Nemophila (Hydrophyllaceae). Because Galax Linnaeus 1753 was based on the Nemophila type, the later name Galax Sims has been conserved.
|Author||Guy L. Nesom +|
|Common name||Beetleweed + and wand-flower +|
|Distribution||e United States. +|
|Etymology||Greek gala, milk, presumably alluding to flower color +|
|Illustration copyright||Flora of North America Association +|
|Illustrator||Yevonn Wilson-Ramsey +|
|Publication title||Bot. Mag. +|
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|Taxon family||Diapensiaceae +|
|Taxon name||Galax +|
|Taxon parent||Diapensiaceae +|
|Taxon rank||genus +|
|Volume||Volume 8 +|