New York Natural Heritage Program
Coast Violet
Viola brittoniana Pollard
Kingdom: Plantae

      Phylum: Anthophyta

           Class: Dicots (Dicotyledoneae)

                Order: Violales

                     Family: Violet Family (Violaceae)

Synonyms [-]
  • Viola brittoniana var. brittoniana
  • Viola brittoniana var. pectinata (Bickn.) Alexander
  • Viola palmata L.
    [in part.]

Comments on the Classification [-]
Includes var. pectinata as a synonym. This taxon is a good entity although it may be listed as a variety by some researchers.