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Taxon: Lythrum virgatum L.

Genus: Lythrum
Family: Lythraceae.
Nomen number: 403433
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 1:447. 1753
Typification: View record from Linnaean Plant Name Typification Project of the Natural History Museum of London.
Name verified on: 20-Nov-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 09-May-2011
Species priority site is: North Central Regional PI Station (NC7).

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:
CO°, IAª*, MNª*, MTª*°, NDª*, NEª*, NVª*, SDª*, TNª*, VAª*, WAª*, WY°.
ªAquatic. *Terrestrial. °In seed.
noxious weed information from Invaders Database System for northwestern U.S.

Common names:


Economic importance:


Distributional range:

      Native:
  • ASIA-TEMPERATE
    Caucasus: Azerbaijan; Russian Federation - Ciscaucasia, Dagestan
    Siberia: Russian Federation - Altay, Eastern Siberia, Western Siberia
    Middle Asia: Kazakhstan; Kyrgyzstan; Uzbekistan
    Mongolia: Mongolia [n.]
    China: China - Hebei, Xinjiang
  • EUROPE
    Middle Europe: Austria; Czechoslovakia; Hungary; Poland
    East Europe: Belarus; Moldova; Russian Federation - European part; Ukraine [incl. Krym]
    Southeastern Europe: Albania; Bulgaria; Former Yugoslavia; Greece; Italy; Romania

      Naturalized:
  • EUROPE
    Middle Europe: Germany
    Southwestern Europe: France

      Adventive:
  • NORTHERN AMERICA
    Northeastern U.S.A.: United States - Massachusetts

      Cultivated:
  • NORTHERN AMERICA
    Northeastern U.S.A.: United States - Massachusetts [also cult.]

References:

More:

Check other web resources for Lythrum virgatum L.:


Images:

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
More:
  • 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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Cite as:
USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program.
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?403433 (28 July 2014)

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