Taxon: Silene noctiflora L.

 
Genus: Silene
Family: Caryophyllaceae
  Subfamily: Caryophylloideae
      Tribe: Sileneae
Nomen number: 33939
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 1:419. 1753
Name Verified on: 22-Apr-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 22-Apr-2012
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 2 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

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

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Asia-Temperate

    • Caucasus: Azerbaijan; Russian Federation-Ciscaucasia - Ciscaucasia
    • China: China - Xinjiang
    • Middle Asia: Kazakhstan
    • Siberia: Russian Federation-Western Siberia - Western Siberia
    • Western Asia: Iran; Iraq; Turkey
  • Europe

    • East Europe: Estonia; Latvia; Lithuania; Russian Federation-European part - European part; Ukraine
    • Middle Europe: Austria; Belgium; Czech Republic; Hungary; Netherlands; Poland; Slovakia; Switzerland
    • Northern Europe: Denmark; Sweden; United Kingdom
    • Southeastern Europe: Bosnia and Herzegovina; Bulgaria; Croatia; Greece; Italy; Macedonia; Montenegro; Romania; Serbia; Slovenia
    • Southwestern Europe: France

  • Naturalized:

  • Australasia

    • New Zealand: New Zealand
  • Europe

    • East Europe: Russian Federation-European part - European part
    • Northern Europe: Finland; Ireland; Norway; Sweden
  • Northern America

    • : Canada; United States

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  • Allan, H. H. B. et al. Flora of New Zealand. 1961- (F NZeal)
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  • Davis, P. H., ed. Flora of Turkey and the east Aegean islands. 1965-1988 (F Turk)
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Images:

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