This study is a taxonomic revision of the genus Ranunculus for Utah. Twenty-five species and 4 varieties are recognized, and are separated by means of a comprehensive key. A list of pertinent synonyms and types, a morphological description, habitat preference and a discussion are presented for each species and variety. Distribution maps and photographs are included. The basis of this study has been morphological comparison of herbarium specimens and collections and observations by the author throughout Utah.
College and Department
Life Sciences; Plant and Wildlife Sciences
BYU ScholarsArchive Citation
Palmieri, Margaret Doherty, "A revision of the genus Ranunculus (Ranunculaceae) for the state of Utah" (1976). Theses and Dissertations. 7951.
Ranunculales; Botany, Utah