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This genus is accepted, and its native range is Hawaiian Islands, Temp. & Subtropical America to Falkland Islands.
Sisirhynchium

Native to:

Alabama, Alaska, Alberta, Aleutian Is., Argentina Northeast, Argentina Northwest, Argentina South, Arizona, Arkansas, Bahamas, Belize, Bermuda, Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, British Columbia, California, Chile Central, Chile North, Chile South, Colombia, Colorado, Connecticut, Costa Rica, Cuba, Delaware, District of Columbia, Ecuador, El Salvador, Falkland Is., Florida, Galápagos, Georgia, Greenland, Guatemala, Hawaii, Honduras, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Labrador, Louisiana, Maine, Manitoba, Maryland, Massachusetts, Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Brunswick, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, Newfoundland, Nicaragua, North Carolina, North Dakota, Northwest Territorie, Nova Scotia, Ohio, Oklahoma, Ontario, Oregon, Panamá, Paraguay, Pennsylvania, Peru, Prince Edward I., Québec, Rhode I., Saskatchewan, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Uruguay, Utah, Venezuela, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Wyoming, Yukon

Introduced into:

Albania, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Buryatiya, Central European Rus, Czechoslovakia, Dominican Republic, East Himalaya, Easter Is., Fiji, France, Germany, Great Britain, Greece, India, Iran, Ireland, Irkutsk, Italy, Japan, Korea, Lesser Sunda Is., Madagascar, Malaya, Mauritius, Netherlands, New Caledonia, New South Wales, Norfolk Is., Northwest European R, Norway, Primorye, Puerto Rico, Queensland, Romania, Réunion, Samoa, Sardegna, South Australia, Spain, Switzerland, Tasmania, Tibet, Tubuai Is., Ukraine, Yugoslavia

Sisyrinchium L. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Harley, R.M. [21320], Brazil 72775.000
Rico, L. [1532], Bolivia K000295309

First published in Sp. Pl.: 954 (1753)

Accepted by

  • Flora of North America Editorial Committee (2002). Flora of North America North of Mexico 26: 1-723. Oxford University Press, New York, Oxford.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

Kew Science Photographs
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