Lysimachia ovalis (Ruiz & Pav.) U.Manns & Anderb.

This species is accepted, and its native range is Tropics & Subtropics.

[CPLC]

Bernal, R., Gradstein, S.R. & Celis, M. (eds.). 2015. Catálogo de plantas y líquenes de Colombia. Instituto de Ciencias Naturales, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogotá. http://catalogoplantasdecolombia.unal.edu.co

Distribution
Nativa en Colombia; Alt. 130 - 2500 m.; Andes, Orinoquia, Pacífico, Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta.
Morphology General Habit
Hierba
Conservation
No Evaluada

[UPFC]
Distribution
Biogeografic region: Andean, Orinoquia, Pacific. Elevation range: 130–2500 m a.s.l. Native to Colombia. Colombian departments: Arauca, Bogotá DC, Casanare, Chocó, Cundinamarca, Magdalena, Meta, Nariño, Tolima.
Habit
Herb.

[FZ]

Primulaceae, F. K. Kupicha. Flora Zambesiaca 7:1. 1983

Morphology General Habit
Erect annual herb 2–10 cm. tall.
Morphology Stem
Stems reddish, simple or branched.
Morphology Leaves
Leaves 2–4 mm. long, alternate, elliptic, acute at apex, sessile.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers
Flowers occurring at most nodes, on pedicels 3–6 mm. long.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Calyx
Calyx–lobes 1–2 mm. long, lanceolate–acuminate.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Corolla
Corolla pale pink, very slightly longer than calyx; lobes elliptic, acute at apex.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Androecium Stamens
Stamens c. 2/3 as long as petals, adnate to the corolla for 1/4–1/3 their length; filaments shortly connate at the base, free parts slender, glabrous; lower part of corolla–tube with conspicuous red granules; anthers 0·2 mm. long.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Fruits
Fruit c. 1·5 mm. in diameter, globose, many–seeded, circumscissile.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Seeds
Seeds 0·2–0·3 mm. in diameter.

[FTEA]

Primulaceae, P. Taylor. Flora of Tropical East Africa. 1958

Morphology General Habit
Annual; stem erect, simple or often branched above, angular, up to 25 cm. tall.
Morphology Leaves
Leaves alternate or subopposite, sessile, narrowly elliptic to broadly ovate, acute, basally cuneate, rounded or rarely subcordate, up to 10 mm. long.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers
Flowers in terminal racemes occupying the upper half of the stem and branches.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Pedicel
Pedicels filiform, ascending at anthesis, more or less spreading in fruit, up to 15 mm. long.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Calyx
Calyx-segments 5, rarely 4, lanceolate, acuminate, 1.5–3 mm. long.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Corolla
Corolla white, persistent and reddish in fruit, subcampanulate; lobes 5, rarely 4, narrowly oblong, acute, acuminate, truncate-apiculate or tridentate, 3-nerved, 1.7–4 mm. long.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Androecium Stamens
Filaments shortly adnate to the corolla-tube at the base; free part filiform, glabrous or bearded. Anthers ovoid, obtuse, 0.25 mm. long or less.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Seeds
Seeds 3angled, 0.30.45 mm. long.

Native to:

Angola, Bangladesh, Belize, Benin, Bolivia, Brazil Northeast, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Burkina, Central African Repu, Chad, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Ethiopia, Florida, Ghana, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Honduras, India, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Kenya, Lesser Sunda Is., Mali, Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Namibia, Nepal, Nicaragua, Nigeria, Northern Provinces, Northern Territory, Oman, Panamá, Paraguay, Peru, Queensland, Tanzania, Venezuela, West Himalaya, Zambia, Zimbabwe

Lysimachia ovalis (Ruiz & Pav.) U.Manns & Anderb. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Jan 26, 2017 Harley [54770a], Brazil Anagallis pumila K000373781 No
Jan 26, 2017 Wood, J.R.I. et al [21408], Bolivia Anagallis pumila K000373782 No
Jan 26, 2017 Wood, J.R.I. et al [20997], Bolivia Anagallis pumila K000373783 No
Jan 26, 2017 Wood [12265], Bolivia Anagallis pumila K000373784 No
Jan 26, 2017 Wood [18097], Bolivia Anagallis pumila K000373785 No
Jan 5, 2017 Wood, J.R.I. et al [26918], Bolivia Anagallis pumila K000373759 No
Jan 5, 2017 Wood, J.R.I. [13614], Bolivia Anagallis pumila K000542622 No
Jan 1, 1921 Wight [s.n.], India Anagallis pumila K000750802 Yes
s.coll. [s.n.], Philippines Anagallis pumila K000750803 Yes
Wallich [1491], Nepal Anagallis pumila K000750809 Yes
Wallich, N. [s.n.], Nepal Anagallis pumila K000750804 Yes
Clarke, C.B. [20947], Maharashtra Anagallis pumila K000750807 Yes
Wallich, N. [1491] Anagallis pumila K000750806 Yes
Clarke, C.B. [25165], Maharashtra Anagallis pumila K000750805 Yes
Edgeworth, M.P. [474] Anagallis pumila K000750808 Yes

First published in Willdenowia 39: 52 (2009)

Accepted by

  • Balick, M. J., M. H. Nee & D.E. Atha (2000). Checklist of the vascular plants of Belize. Memoirs of the New York Botanical Garden 85: 1-246.
  • Bernal, R., Gradstein, R.S. & Celis, M. (eds.) (2016). Catálogo de plantas y líquenes de Colombia 1-2: 1-3068. Libro impreso.

Not accepted by

  • Zuloaga, F.O., Belgrano, M.J. & Zanotti, C.A. (eds.) (2021). Flora Argentina. Flora vascular de la República Argentina 19(2): 1-466. INTA, IMBIV & IBODA. [Cited as Lysimachia minima.]

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Useful Plants and Fungi of Colombia

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