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Fam.: Amaryllidaceae / Amaryllis Fam.      

Synon.:  Acis nicaeense  (ARDOINO) LLEDO, A.P.DAVIS & M.B.CRESPO

Genus:  Leucojum  L.,  Acis  SALISB.

   ARDOINO:  Honoré Jean Baptiste Ardoino (1819 - 1874), Italian botanist
   LLEDO:  Maria Dolores Lledó Barrena (1967 - ), Spanish botanist at Kew Gardens (England)
   A.P.DAVIS:  Aaron Paul Davis (1965 - ), English botanist
   M.B.CRESPO:  Manuel Benito Crespo (1962 - ), Spanish botanist
   L.:  Carl von Linné (Linnaeus, 1707 - 1777), Swedish naturalist who introduced the binary naming system for plants and animals
   SALISB.:  Richard Anthony Salisbury (Richard Markham, 1761 - 1829), English botanist

   Leucojum:   leukos = white, ion = a violet
   nicaeense:   from Nice (Southern France)
   Acis:   Acis, Greek legendary figure

Leucojum nicaeense / Nice Snowflake, F Col d'Eze 16.4.2001
Fig. 1:  Leucojum nicaeense / Nice Snowflake
F Col d'Eze 16.4.2001

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