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Taxon: Armeria maritima (Mill.) Willd. subsp. sibirica (Turcz. ex Boiss.) Nyman

Genus: Armeria
Family: Plumbaginaceae subfamily: Staticoideae tribe: Staticeae
Nomen number: 402725
Place of publication: Consp. fl. eur. 616. 1881
Name verified on: 08-Sep-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 11-Feb-2009
No species priority site assigned.
Accessions: 4 in National Plant Germplasm System.
  • all available ) NPGS accessions. or .
  • all available ) NPGS accessions by country.
  • Check PlantSearch database of Botanic Gardens Conservation International for possible non-NPGS germplasm.

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Economic importance:

Distributional range:

      Native: (links to other web resources are provided for some distributions)
    Siberia: Russian Federation - Irkutsk [possibly], Khakassia [possibly], Krasnoyarsk [s.], Taymyr, Tuva [possibly], Yakutia-Sakha, Yamal Nenets
    Mongolia: Mongolia
    Russian Far East: Russian Federation - Kamchatka, Magadan, Sakhalin
    Northern Europe: Finland [n.]
    East Europe: Russian Federation - Murmansk, Nenets
  • NORTHERN AMERICA (Check conservation status in U.S. & Canada in NatureServe Explorer database)
    Subarctic America: Canada - Northwest Territory [n.], Yukon Territory; Greenland; United States - Alaska [n.]
    Eastern Canada: Canada - Newfoundland, Ontario
    Western Canada: Canada - Manitoba
    Northwestern U.S.A.: United States - Colorado [Hoosier Ridge]


  • FNA Editorial Committee. 1993–. Flora of North America.
  • Hultén, O. E. G. 1968. Flora of Alaska and neighboring territories.
  • Lefèbvre, C. & X. Vekemans. 1995. A numerical taxonomic study of Armeria maritima (Plumbaginaceae) in North America and Greenland. Canad. J. Bot. 73:1595.
  • Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. 1964–1980. Flora europaea.


Check other web resources for Armeria maritima (Mill.) Willd. subsp. sibirica (Turcz. ex Boiss.) Nyman:

  • Flora Europaea: Database of European Plants (ESFEDS)
  • Flora of North America: Collaborative Floristic Effort of North American Botanists
  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden

Check other databases for 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.

Abbreviations & symbols in GRIN Taxonomy

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Cite as:
USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program.
Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
URL: (10 October 2015)

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