EPPO Global Database

Ranunculus glacialis(RANGC)

Code created in: 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

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