Taxon: Spergularia media (L.) C. Presl

Genus: Spergularia
Family: Caryophyllaceae
  Subfamily: Paronychioideae
      Tribe: Polycarpeae
Nomen number: 407939
Place of publication: Fl. sicul. 161. 1826
Name Verified on: 30-Oct-2008 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 30-Oct-2008
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Distributional Range:


  • Africa

    • Macaronesia: Spain - Canary Islands
    • Northern Africa: Algeria; Egypt; Libya; Morocco; Tunisia
  • Asia-Temperate

    • Caucasus: Azerbaijan; Georgia; Russian Federation - Dagestan; Russian Federation-Ciscaucasia - Ciscaucasia
    • Middle Asia: Kazakhstan; Tajikistan; Turkmenistan; Uzbekistan
    • Western Asia: Afghanistan; Egypt - Sinai; Iran; Israel; Jordan; Lebanon; Syria; Turkey
  • Asia-Tropical

    • Indian Subcontinent: Pakistan
  • Europe

    • Eastern Europe: Estonia; Moldova; Russian Federation-European part - European part; Ukraine
    • Middle Europe: Austria; Belgium; Hungary; Netherlands; Slovakia
    • Northern Europe: Denmark; Ireland; Norway; Sweden; United Kingdom
    • Southeastern Europe: Bulgaria; Croatia; Greece; Italy; Macedonia; Romania; Slovenia
    • Southwestern Europe: France; Portugal; Spain

  • Naturalized:

    . natzd. elsewhere


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