Herniaria Tourn. ex L.

First published in Sp. Pl.: 218 (1753)
This genus is accepted
The native range of this genus is Europe to Mongolia and W. Himalaya, Macaronesia to Arabian Peninsula and NE. Tropical Africa, Bolivia to NW. Argentina, S. Africa.

Distribution

Native to:

Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Altay, Argentina Northwest, Austria, Baleares, Baltic States, Belarus, Belgium, Bolivia, Bulgaria, Canary Is., Cape Provinces, Central European Rus, China South-Central, Corse, Cyprus, Czechoslovakia, Denmark, East Aegean Is., East European Russia, Egypt, Eritrea, Ethiopia, France, Free State, Germany, Great Britain, Greece, Gulf States, Hungary, Iran, Iraq, Italy, Kazakhstan, Kirgizstan, Krasnoyarsk, Kriti, Krym, Kuwait, KwaZulu-Natal, Lebanon-Syria, Lesotho, Libya, Madeira, Mauritania, Mongolia, Morocco, Namibia, Netherlands, North Caucasus, Northern Provinces, Northwest European R, Oman, Pakistan, Palestine, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Sardegna, Saudi Arabia, Selvagens, Sicilia, Sinai, Somalia, South European Russi, Spain, Sudan, Sweden, Switzerland, Tadzhikistan, Transcaucasus, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkey-in-Europe, Turkmenistan, Tuva, Ukraine, Uzbekistan, West Himalaya, West Siberia, Western Sahara, Xinjiang, Yemen, Yugoslavia

Introduced into:

Argentina Northeast, Argentina South, Arizona, California, Chile Central, Colorado, Finland, Maryland, Massachusetts, Mexican Pacific Is., Mexico Northwest, Michigan, New Jersey, New York, North European Russi, Norway, Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Québec, Utah

Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

Accepted Species

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Govaerts, R., Nic Lughadha, E., Black, N., Turner, R. & Paton, A. (2021). The World Checklist of Vascular Plants, a continuously updated resource for exploring global plant diversity. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41597-021-00997-6. Scientific Data 8: 215.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Sources

  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 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 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0