EPPO Global Database

Ranunculus glacialis(RANGC)

Last modification: 2014-12-11

Basic information
  • EPPO code: RANGC
  • Preferred name: Ranunculus glacialis
  • Authority: Linnaeus


Far north of Europe (Norway to Russia), high mountains (Sierra Nevada, Pyrenees, Alps, Carpathians). Further east, subsp. camissonis is found in the Russian Far East and Alaska, while the nominate subspecies extends to Greenland in the west. This species is accordingly, just, found in North America

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Beckwithia glacialis (Linnaeus) Löve & D. Löve
Oxygraphis vulgaris Freyn
Ranunculus hollianus Reichenbach
Ranunculus kamtschaticus de Candolle

Common names
Name Language
glacier crowfoot English
Gletscherhahnenfuß German
renoncule des glaciers French
ranillo glacial Spanish
ranuncolo glaciale Italian
isranunkel Swedish
лютик ледниковый Russian
оксиграфис обыкновенный Russian
is-ranunkel Danish
issoleie Norwegian
jääleinikki Finnish
jaskier lodnikowy Polish
ranuncle glacial Catalan
jöklasóley Icelandic