Taxon: Hypericum canariense L.

 
Genus: Hypericum
    Section: Webbia
Family: Hypericaceae
Nomen number: 19562
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 2:784. 1753
Name Verified on: 10-Jun-2004 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 21-Jun-2007
Species priority site is: North Central Regional PI Station (NC7)
Accessions: 3 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • Canary Island St. John's-wort  (Source: Ecol Letters) - English

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Africa

    • Macaronesia: Spain - Canary Islands

  • Naturalized:

  • Australasia

    • Australia: Australia
    • New Zealand: New Zealand
  • Northern America

    • Southwestern U.S.A.: United States - California
  • Pacific

    • North-Central Pacific: United States - Hawaii

References:

  • Bramwell, D. & Z. Bramwell Wild flowers of the Canary islands. 1974 (Flow Canary)
  • Council of Heads of Australasian Herbaria Australian plant census (APC) (on-line resource). (Aust Pl Census)
  • Dlugosch, K. M. & I. M. Parker 2007. Molecular and quantitative trait variation across the native range of the invasive species Hypericum canariense: evidence for ancient patterns of colonization via pre-adaptation? Molec. Ecol. 16:4269-4283.
  • Dlugosch, K. M. & I. M. Parker 2008. Founding events in species invasions: genetic variation, adaptive evolution, and the role of multiple introductions Molec. Ecol. 17:431-449.
  • Dlugosch, K. M. & I. M. Parker 2008. Invading populations of an ornamental shrub show rapid life history evolution despite genetic bottlenecks Ecol. Letters 11:701-709.
  • Eriksson, O. et al. Flora of Macaronesia: checklist of vascular plants, ed. 2. 1979 (L Macar ed2)
  • Izquierdo Z., I. et al., eds. Lista de especies silvestres de Canarias: hongos, plantas y animales terrestres. 2004 (L Canarias)
  • Lems, K. Floristic botany of the Canary islands. 1960 (L Canary)
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. 1976 (Hortus 3)
  • Robson, N. K. B. 1996. Studies in the genus Hypericum L. (Guttiferae): 6. Sections 20. Myriandra to 28. Elodes Bull. Nat. Hist. Mus. London, Bot. 26:134-137.

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Images:

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image