Lysimachia loeflingii F.J.Jiménez & M.Talavera

First published in Bot. J. Linn. Soc. 199: 571 (2022)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Europe, Macaronesia to W. Nepal. It is an annual and grows primarily in the temperate biome.


Native to:

Afghanistan, Albania, Austria, Baleares, Baltic States, Belarus, Belgium, Bulgaria, Canary Is., Cape Verde, Central European Rus, Corse, Cyprus, Czechoslovakia, Denmark, East European Russia, Egypt, Finland, France, Germany, Great Britain, Greece, Gulf States, Hungary, Iraq, Ireland, Italy, Kriti, Krym, Madeira, Morocco, Nansei-shoto, Nepal, Netherlands, Northwest European R, Norway, Pakistan, Palestine, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Sardegna, Saudi Arabia, Sicilia, Sinai, South European Russi, Spain, Sudan, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, Ukraine, Uzbekistan, West Himalaya, Yugoslavia

Introduced into:

Japan, Mauritius, Mexico Central, New Caledonia, New Zealand North, New Zealand South, Réunion


Homotypic Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms


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Kew Backbone Distributions

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  • MacKee, H.S. (1994). Catalogue des plantes introduites et cultivées en Nouvelle-Calédonie, ed. 2: 1-164. Museum national d'histoire naturelle, Paris.
  • Muer, T., Sauerbier, H. & Cabrara Calixto, F. (2020). Die Farn- und Blütenpflanzen Madeiras: 1-792. Verlag und Versandbuchhandlung Andreas Kleinsteuber.
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  • Vvedensky, A.I. (ed.) (1961). Flora Uzbekistana 5: 1-667. Izd-va Akademii nauk Uzbekskoi SSR, Tashkent.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Dec 22, 2022 Abbas, H.; Wahab, A.; Howsi, A.E. [9469] Iraq Lysimachia arvensis var. caerulea K001519050 Yes
Arsenè, G. [s.n.] Mexico Anagallis caerulea K001276008 No


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