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Taxon: Anagallis minima (L.) E. H. L. Krause

Genus: Anagallis
Family: Primulaceae subfamily: Myrsinoideae. Also placed in: Myrsinaceae
Nomen number: 410503
Place of publication: J. Sturm, Deutschl. Fl. ed. 2, 9:251. 1901
Name verified on: 03-Apr-1998 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 16-May-2005
No species priority site assigned.


Common names:

Economic importance:


Distributional range:

    Northern Africa: Algeria
    Northern Europe: Denmark; Finland; Sweden; United Kingdom
    Middle Europe: Austria; Belgium; Czech Republic; Germany; Hungary; Netherlands; Poland; Slovakia; Switzerland
    East Europe: Belarus; Latvia; Lithuania; Ukraine
    Southeastern Europe: Albania; Bulgaria; Croatia; Greece; Italy [incl. Sardinia]; Macedonia; Romania; Slovenia
    Southwestern Europe: France; Portugal; Spain

  • naturalized elsewhere


  • Euro+Med Editorial Committee. Euro+Med Plantbase: the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity (on-line resource).
  • Godfrey, R. K. & J. W. Wooten. 1979–1981. Aquatic and wetland plants of southeastern United States, 2 vol.
  • Lazarides, M. & B. Hince. 1993. CSIRO Handbook of Economic Plants of Australia.
  • Manns, U. & A. A. Anderberg. 2009. New combinations and names in Lysimachia (Myrsinaceae) for species of Anagallis, Pelletiera and Trientalis. Willdenowia 39:52. [= Lysimachia minima (L.) U. Manns & Anderb.].
  • Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. 1964–1980. Flora europaea.


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USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program.
Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
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