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Taxon: Linaria vulgaris Mill.

Genus: Linaria
Family: Plantaginaceae tribe: Antirrhineae. Also placed in: Scrophulariaceae Veronicaceae
Nomen number: 102290
Place of publication: Gard. dict. ed. 8: Linaria no. 1. 1768 ( (J. Hill, Brit. herb. 109. 1756, nom. inval.)
Comment: specific names in the work of Hill are not validly published fide Melbourne ICN Art. 32.9 & App. VI
Name verified on: 01-Nov-1993 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 21-Jan-2014
No species priority site assigned.

NO ACCESSIONS IN NPGS UNDER THIS NAME.

SPECIES RESTRICTED AS A STATE NOXIOUS WEED
A declared aquatic or terrestrial noxious weed and/or noxious-weed seed in these U.S. states (see state noxious weed lists), with links to state information or web documents:
AK°, CO*°, ID*°, MT*°, ND*, NM*, NV*, OR*, SD*, UT*°, WA°, WY*°.
ªAquatic. *Terrestrial. °In seed.
noxious weed information from Invaders Database System for northwestern U.S.
Link to species profile at National Invasive Species Information Center

Common names:

  • butter-and-eggs   (Source: Hortus 3 ) – English
  • common toadflax   (Source: Hortus 3 ) – English
  • toadflax   (Source: Herbs Commerce ed2 ) – English
  • wild snapdragon   (Source: Hortus 3 ) – English
  • yellow toadflax   (Source: World Econ Pl ) – English
  • liu chuan yu   (Source: F ChinaEng ) – Transcribed Chinese
  • linaire vulgaire   (Source: Can J Pl Sci 75:525.) – French
  • l'nânka obyknovennaâ   (Source: F Baltic ) – Transliterated Russian
  • gulsporre   (Source: Vara kulturvaxt namn ) – Swedish

Economic importance:

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Distributional range:

      Native:
  • ASIA-TEMPERATE
    Western Asia: Turkey
    Siberia: Russian Federation - Eastern Siberia, Western Siberia
    Russian Far East: Russian Federation - Far East
    China: China - Gansu, Henan, Jiangsu, Shaanxi, Shandong, Xinjiang
  • EUROPE
    Northern Europe: Denmark; Finland; Ireland; Norway; Sweden; United Kingdom
    Middle Europe: Austria; Belgium; Czech Republic; Germany; Hungary; Netherlands; Poland; Slovakia; Switzerland
    East Europe: Belarus; Latvia; Lithuania; Moldova; Russian Federation - European part; Ukraine [incl. Krym]
    Southeastern Europe: Albania; Bulgaria; Croatia; Greece; Italy; Romania; Serbia; Slovenia
    Southwestern Europe: France [incl. Corsica]; Spain

      Naturalized:
  • naturalized in temperate regions

References:

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Check other web resources for Linaria vulgaris Mill.:

  • Flora Europaea: Database of European Plants (ESFEDS)
  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.

Images:

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  • Check PlantSystematics.org for additional images
  • Google Images Images Note: Be advised that their identity may be inaccurate. Proper identification of a plant may require specialized taxonomic knowledge or comparison with properly documented herbarium material.

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Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
URL: http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/taxon.pl?102290 (29 August 2014)

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