Taxon: Silene noctiflora L.

 
Genus: Silene
Family: Caryophyllaceae
Subfamily: Caryophylloideae
Tribe: Sileneae
Nomen number: 33939
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 1:419. 1753
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Typification:
Name Verified on: 22-Apr-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 22-Apr-2012
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Weed: potential seed contaminant (fide F GPlains; F Pacif NW)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • WESTERN ASIA: Iran, Iraq, Turkey
    • CAUCASUS: Azerbaijan, Russian Federation-Ciscaucasia [Ciscaucasia]
    • SIBERIA: Russian Federation-Western Siberia [Western Siberia]
    • MIDDLE ASIA: Kazakhstan
    • CHINA: China [Xinjiang]

    Europe
    • NORTHERN EUROPE: Denmark, Sweden (s.w.), United Kingdom
    • MIDDLE EUROPE: Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Hungary, Netherlands, Poland, Slovakia, Switzerland
    • EASTERN EUROPE: Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Russian Federation-European part, [European part] Ukraine (incl. Krym)
    • SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE: Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Greece (n.), Italy, Macedonia, Montenegro, Romania, Serbia, Slovenia
    • SOUTHWESTERN EUROPE: France (e.)


    Naturalized

    Australasia
    • NEW ZEALAND: New Zealand

    Europe
    • NORTHERN EUROPE: Finland, Ireland, Norway, Sweden
    • EASTERN EUROPE: Russian Federation-European part [European part (n.)]

    Northern America
    • Canada, United States


References:

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  2. Allan, H. H. B. et al. Flora of New Zealand. (F NZeal)
  3. Chowdhuri, P. K. 1957. Studies in the genus Silene Notes Roy. Bot. Gard. Edinburgh 22:244, 251.
  4. Davis, P. H., ed. Flora of Turkey and the east Aegean islands. (F Turk)
  5. Duncan, W. H. & J. T. Kartesz Vascular flora of Georgia: an annotated checklist. (L Georgia)
  6. Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)
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  11. Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  12. Harrington, H. Manual of the plants of Colorado. (F Colo)
  13. Hegi, G. et al. 1979. Illustrierte Flora von Mittel-Europa. ed. 1:1906-1931; ed. 2:1936-68; ed. 3:1966- (IllF MEur) 3, 2:1138.
  14. Hitchcock, C. L. & B. Maguire 1947. A revision of the North American species of Silene Univ. Wash. Publ. Biol. 13:15.
  15. Hitchcock, C. L. et al. Vascular plants of the Pacific Northwest. (F Pacif NW)
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  17. Kartesz, J. T. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland. (L US Can ed2)
  18. Kearney, T. H. & R. H. Peebles Arizona flora, ed. 2. (F Ariz)
  19. Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. Flora SSSR. (F USSR)
  20. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
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  27. Stace, C. New flora of the British Isles. (F BritStace)
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  30. Vibrans, H., ed. Malezas de México (on-line resource). (Malezas Mex)
  31. Willis, J. H. A handbook to plants in Victoria. (F VictWillis)
  32. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). (F ChinaEng)

Check other web resources for Silene noctiflora L. :

Images:

  • Fruit: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Seeds: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?33939. Accessed 20 May 2018.