Taxon: Drymaria cordata (L.) Willd. ex Schult.

 
Genus: Drymaria
Family: Caryophyllaceae
Subfamily: Paronychioideae
Tribe: Polycarpeae
Nomen number: 14710
Place of publication: Syst. veg. 5:406. 1819
Link to protologue:
Comments:
  • • authorship verified from original literature
  • • Roemer & Schultes coauthored volume 5 up through Phyteuma (p. 88)
Typification:
Name Verified on: 21-Apr-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 04-Jan-2013
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • drymaria  (Source: pers. comm.) - English
  • tropical chickweed  (Source: Aust Pl Common Names) - English
  • West Indian chickweed  (Source: F CFla) - English
  • mourron blanc  (Source: F LAnt) - French (Lesser Antilles)
  • petit mourron  (Source: L West Indies) - French (Lesser Antilles)
  • cordão-de-sapo  (Source: pers. comm.) - Portuguese (Brazil)
  • erva-de-estrela  (Source: pers. comm.) - Portuguese (Brazil)
  • jaboticaá  (Source: pers. comm.) - Portuguese (Brazil)
  • mastruço-do-brejo  (Source: pers. comm.) - Portuguese (Brazil)
  • matemaco  (Source: L West Indies) - Spanish (Cuba)
  • yerba de estrella  (Source: L West Indies) - Spanish (Puerto Rico)

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: erosion control ()
  • Animal food: fodder ()
  • Medicines: folklore (fide R. K. Rabeler, pers. comm. 1996)
  • Weed: potential seed contaminant ()

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • Mexico

    Southern America
    • CENTRAL AMERICA: Belize, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Panama
    • NORTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: French Guiana, Guyana, Suriname
    • BRAZIL: Brazil
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador, [Galapagos Islands] Ecuador, [Galapagos Islands] Peru
    • SOUTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Argentina, [Cordoba, Catamarca, Jujuy, La Rioja, Misiones, Salta, Santiago del Estero, Tucuman] Chile, Paraguay, [Central, Guaira, Paraguari] Uruguay


    Cultivated

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: India, Sri Lanka


    Naturalized

    Africa
    • NORTHEAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Ethiopia, Sudan
    • EAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda
    • WEST-CENTRAL TROPICAL AFRICA: Cameroon, Central African Republic, Congo, Gabon, Rwanda, Zaire
    • WEST TROPICAL AFRICA: Cote D'Ivoire, Guinea, Liberia, Nigeria, Sierra Leone
    • SOUTH TROPICAL AFRICA: Angola, Malawi, Mozambique, Zambia, Zimbabwe
    • SOUTHERN AFRICA: South Africa
    • WESTERN INDIAN OCEAN: Comoros, Madagascar, Mauritius, Mayotte, Seychelles

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China
    • EASTERN ASIA: Japan [Ryukyu Islands]

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: Bhutan, India, Nepal
    • PAPUASIA: Papua New Guinea
    • INDO-CHINA: Laos, Thailand, Vietnam
    • MALESIA: Indonesia, Philippines, Singapore

    Australasia
    • AUSTRALIA: Australia

    Northern America
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi]

    Pacific
    • NORTH-CENTRAL PACIFIC: United States [Hawaii]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL PACIFIC: French Polynesia
    • SOUTHWESTERN PACIFIC: Fiji

    Southern America
    • CARIBBEAN: Antigua and Barbuda, Bahamas, Barbados, Cuba, Dominica, Grenada, Guadeloupe, Hispaniola, Jamaica, Martinique, Montserrat, Netherlands Antilles, [Saba] Puerto Rico, St. Kitts and Nevis, St. Lucia, St. Vincent and Grenadines, Trinidad and Tobago, Virgin Islands (U.S.) [St. Croix, St. Thomas]


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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?id=14710. Accessed 22 May 2018.