Spergularia (Pers.) J.Presl & C.Presl

First published in Fl. Čech.: 94 (1819), nom. cons.
This genus is accepted
The native range of this genus is Subalpine & Temp. to Tropical Mountains.

Distribution

Native to:

Afghanistan, Alaska, Albania, Alberta, Algeria, Altay, Amur, Argentina Northeast, Argentina Northwest, Argentina South, Arizona, Austria, Azores, Baleares, Baltic States, Belarus, Belgium, Bolivia, Brazil South, British Columbia, Bulgaria, Buryatiya, California, Canary Is., Cape Provinces, Central European Russia, Chad, Chile Central, Chile North, Chile South, China North-Central, China South-Central, China Southeast, Chita, Colombia, Connecticut, Corse, Cyprus, Czechoslovakia, Delaware, Denmark, Desventurados Is., District of Columbia, East Aegean Is., East European Russia, Ecuador, Egypt, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Falkland Is., Finland, Florida, France, Georgia, Germany, Great Britain, Greece, Gulf States, Hungary, Iceland, Idaho, India, Inner Mongolia, Iowa, Iran, Iraq, Ireland, Irkutsk, Italy, Japan, Juan Fernández Is., Kamchatka, Kazakhstan, Khabarovsk, Kirgizstan, Korea, Krasnoyarsk, Kriti, Krym, Kuril Is., Kuwait, Labrador, Lebanon-Syria, Libya, Louisiana, Madeira, Magadan, Maine, Manchuria, Manitoba, Maryland, Massachusetts, Mauritania, Mexican Pacific Is., Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southwest, Mississippi, Missouri, Mongolia, Montana, Morocco, Nebraska, Netherlands, Nevada, New Brunswick, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New South Wales, New York, Newfoundland, North Carolina, North Caucasus, North Dakota, North European Russia, Northern Territory, Northwest European Russia, Northwest Territories, Norway, Nova Scotia, Nunavut, Oklahoma, Oman, Ontario, Oregon, Pakistan, Palestine, Paraguay, Pennsylvania, Peru, Poland, Portugal, Primorye, Prince Edward I., Qinghai, Queensland, Québec, Rhode I., Romania, Sakhalin, Sardegna, Saskatchewan, Saudi Arabia, Selvagens, Sicilia, Sinai, Socotra, Somalia, South Australia, South Carolina, South European Russia, Spain, Sudan, Sweden, Switzerland, Tadzhikistan, Taiwan, Tasmania, Texas, Transcaucasus, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkey-in-Europe, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, Uruguay, Utah, Uzbekistan, Vermont, Victoria, Virginia, Washington, West Himalaya, West Siberia, Western Australia, Western Sahara, Wyoming, Xinjiang, Yakutskiya, Yemen, Yugoslavia

Introduced into:

Alabama, Angola, Bermuda, Brazil Northeast, Colorado, Free State, Hawaii, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, KwaZulu-Natal, Michigan, Minnesota, Namibia, New Caledonia, New Mexico, New Zealand North, New Zealand South, Northern Provinces, Ohio, Wisconsin, Yukon

Recorded in error in:

Assam

Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

Accepted Species

Classification

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POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Flora of North America Editorial Committee (2005). Flora of North America North of Mexico 5: 1-656. Oxford University Press, New York, Oxford.
  • Tutin, T.G. & al. (eds.) (1993). Flora Europaea ed. 2, 1: 1-581. Cambridge University Press.

An alternative taxonomy had been proposed by the following authorities:

  • von Raab-Straube, E. & Raus, T. (eds.) (2013). Euro+Med-Checklist notulae, 2. Willdenowia 43: 239-249. [Cited as Spergula.]

Flora of Iraq

  • J. & C Presl Fl. Čechia 94 (1819)

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Nov 10, 1838 K000313476 Unknown Type Material Yes
Nevin, J.C.; Parry, C.C. [s.n.] United States K000723303 Unknown Type Material Yes
Gillies [s.n.] Argentina K000471767 Type Yes
Fdez. Casas, J.; Muñoz Garmendia, F.; Susanna, A.; Telleria, M.T. [7191] Morocco K001569891 Yes
Heller, A.A. [6797] United States K000723304 Unknown Type Material Yes
Shaw, H.K.A. United Kingdom K:SPC-15434.000 No
Gillies [R.a.5.] Argentina K000471766 Type Yes
Wallroth, C.F.W. [477] Germany K000723316 Type Yes
Baker, C.F. [2752] United States K000723307 Unknown Type Material Yes
Baker, C.F. [666] United States K000723306 Unknown Type Material Yes

Sources

  • Flora of Iraq

    • Ghazanfar, S. A., Edmondson, J. R. (Eds). (2013-2019). Flora of Iraq, Volumes 5.1, 5.2 and 6.0. Kew Publishing
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

    • 'The Herbarium Catalogue, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet http://www.kew.org/herbcat [accessed on Day Month Year]'. Please enter the date on which you consulted the system.
  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Science Photographs

    • Copyright applied to individual images