EPPO Global Database

Hornungia alpina(HUTAL)

Code created in: 2014-09-12

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: HUTAL
  • Preferred name: Hornungia alpina
  • Authority: (Linnaeus) Appel


Mountains of Europe, from Spain to Poland and Romania, Morocco. The nominate subspecies occupies the full geographical range

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Hornungia alpina subsp. alpina (Linnaeus) Appel
Hutchinsia alpina (Linnaeus) Brown
Noccaea alpina (Linnaeus) Reichenbach
Pritzelago alpina (Linnaeus) Kuntze

Common names
Name Language
chamois cress English
Alpen-Gamskresse German
cresson des chamois French
hutchinsie des Alpes French
pritzélage des Alpes French
pritzelago des Alpes French
iberidella alpina Italian
гутчинзия альпийская Russian
hutçinsë Albanian
hutquínsia alpina Catalan
alpska krešica Slovene