Taxon: Veronica serpyllifolia L.

 
Genus: Veronica
Family: Plantaginaceae
      Tribe: Veroniceae
Nomen number: 80328
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 1:12. 1753
Name Verified on: 21-Apr-2003 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 25-Feb-2004
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Weed: potential seed contaminant (fide Geigy Weed Tables. 1968)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Africa

    • Macaronesia: Portugal - Azores, - Madeira Islands; Spain - Canary Islands
    • Northern Africa: Algeria; Morocco; Tunisia
  • Asia-Temperate

    • Caucasus: Armenia; Azerbaijan; Georgia; Russian Federation-Ciscaucasia - Ciscaucasia
    • China: China - Gansu, - Guizhou, - Hubei, - Hunan, - Liaoning, - Shaanxi, - Sichuan, - Xinjiang, - Xizang, - Yunnan
    • Eastern Asia: Japan - Hokkaido, - Honshu
    • Middle Asia: Kazakhstan; Kyrgyzstan; Turkmenistan
    • Russian Far East: Russian Federation-Far East - Far East
    • Siberia: Russian Federation-Eastern Siberia - Eastern Siberia; Russian Federation-Western Siberia - Western Siberia
    • Western Asia: Iran; Turkey - Agri, - Balikesir, - Bursa, - Corum, - Eskisehir, - Giresun, - Izmir, - Kars, - Kastamonu, - Kayseri, - Kocaeli, - Rize, - Samsun
  • Asia-Tropical

    • Indian Subcontinent: India
  • Australasia

    • Australia: Australia - Tasmania, - New South Wales, - Queensland, - Victoria
    • New Zealand: New Zealand
  • Europe

    • East Europe: Belarus; Estonia; Latvia; Lithuania; Moldova; Russian Federation-European part - European part; Ukraine
    • Middle Europe: Austria; Belgium; Czech Republic; Germany; Hungary; Netherlands; Poland; Slovakia; Switzerland
    • Northern Europe: Denmark; Finland; Iceland; Ireland; Norway; Sweden; United Kingdom
    • Southeastern Europe: Albania; Bulgaria; Croatia; Greece; Italy; Romania; Serbia; Slovenia; Turkey - Kirklareli
    • Southwestern Europe: France; Portugal; Spain
  • Northern America

    • Eastern Canada: Canada - Quebec, - Nova Scotia, - Ontario, - New Brunswick, - Newfoundland
    • North-Central U.S.A.: United States - Minnesota
    • Northeastern U.S.A.: United States - Michigan, - New York, - Vermont
    • Northwestern U.S.A.: United States - Colorado, - Idaho, - Montana, - Oregon, - Washington, - Wyoming
    • South-Central U.S.A.: United States - New Mexico
    • Southern Mexico: Mexico - Veracruz
    • Southwestern U.S.A.: United States - Arizona, - California, - Nevada, - Utah
    • Subarctic America: United States - Alaska
    • Western Canada: Canada - Saskatchewan, - Alberta, - British Columbia
  • Southern America

    • Northern South America: Venezuela
    • Southern South America: Argentina - Buenos Aires, - Chubut, - La Pampa, - Mendoza, - Neuquen, - Rio Negro, - Santa Cruz, - Tierra del Fuego; Chile - Aisen, - Bio-Bio, - La Araucania, - Los Lagos, - Magallanes, - Maule, - O'Higgins, - Santiago, - Valparaiso
    • Western South America: Bolivia; Colombia; Ecuador - Azuay, - Canar, - Carchi, - Chimborazo, - Cotopaxi, - Imbabura, - Morona-Santiago, - Napo, - Pichincha, - Tungurahua; Peru - Cajamarca, - Cuzco, - Huanuco

  • Naturalized:

    . widely natzd. elsewhere

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Images:

  • Flower: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image