Taxon: Linum lewisii Pursh

 
Genus: Linum
Family: Linaceae
  Subfamily: Linoideae
Nomen number: 22342
Place of publication: Fl. Amer. sept. 1:210. 1813
Comment: for date of this publication see Taxon 57:305. 2008
Name Verified on: 08-May-1992 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 13-Dec-2012
Species priority site is: North Central Regional PI Station (NC7)
Accessions: 31 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Gene sources: tertiary genetic relative of flax (based on probable incompatibilities between flax and Linum lewisii fide Crop Sci 48:831. 2008)
  • Vertebrate poisons: mammals (fide Kingsbury)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Northern America

    • Eastern Canada: Canada - Ontario, - Quebec
    • North-Central U.S.A.: United States - North Dakota, - South Dakota
    • Northeastern U.S.A.: United States - West Virginia
    • Northern Mexico: Mexico - Baja Norte
    • Northwestern U.S.A.: United States - Colorado, - Idaho, - Montana, - Oregon, - Washington, - Wyoming
    • South-Central U.S.A.: United States - New Mexico, - Texas
    • Southwestern U.S.A.: United States - Arizona, - California, - Nevada, - Utah
    • Subarctic America: Canada - Northwest Territory, - Yukon Territory; United States - Alaska
    • Western Canada: Canada - Alberta, - British Columbia, - Manitoba, - Saskatchewan

References:

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  • Cody, W. J. Flora of the Yukon Territory. 1996 (F Yukon)
  • Cronquist, A. et al. Intermountain flora. 1972- (Intermt F)
  • Diggs, G. M., Jr. et al. Shinner's and Mahler's illustrated flora of North Central Texas. 1999 (F NC Tex)
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  • Foster, S. & C. Hobbs A field guide to Western medicinal plants and herbs. 2002 (W Med Pl Herbs)
  • Hickman, J. C., ed. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California. 1993 (F CalifJep)
  • Hitchcock, C. L. et al. Vascular plants of the Pacific Northwest. 1955-1969 (F Pacif NW)
  • Jhala, A. J. et al. 2008. Potential hybridization of flax with weedy and wild relatives: an avenue for movement of engineered genes? Crop Sci. (Madison) 48:825-840.
  • Kingsbury, J. M. Poisonous plants of the United States and Canada. 1964 (Kingsbury)
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. 1976 (Hortus 3)
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  • McDill, J. et al. 2009. The phylogeny of Linum and Linaceae subfamily Linoideae, with implications for their systematics, biogeography, and evolution of heterostyly Syst. Bot. 34:386-405.
  • McDill, J. et al. 2009. The phylogeny of Linum and Linaceae subfamily Linoideae, with implications for their systematics, biogeography, and evolution of heterostyly Syst. Bot. 34:386-405.
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  • Pendleton, R. L. et al. 2008. Origin of the flax cultivar 'Appar' and its position within the Linum perenne complex Int. J. Pl. Sci. 169:445-453.
  • Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  • Rogers, C. M. 1984. Linaceae (N Amer fl) ser. 2, 12:8.
  • Shreve, F. & I. L. Wiggins Vegetation and flora of the Sonoran desert. 1964 (F SonorDes)
  • Strausbaugh, T. D. & E. L. Core Flora of West Virginia, ed. 2. 1978 (F WVa)
  • Welsh, S. L. et al. A Utah flora. 1993 (F Utah ed2)
  • Wiggins, I. L. Flora of Baja California. 1980 (F Baja)
  • Yurkevich, O. Y. et al. 2013. Investigation of genome polymorphism and seed coat anatomy of species of section Adenolinum from the genus Linum Genet. Resources Crop Evol. 60:661-676.
  • Yurkevich, O. Y. et al. 2013. Investigation of genome polymorphism and seed coat anatomy of species of section Adenolinum from the genus Linum Genet. Resources Crop Evol. 60:661-676.

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Images:

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image