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Taxon: Lamium purpureum L.

 
Genus: Lamium
Family: Lamiaceae (alt.Labiatae)
Subfamily: Lamioideae
Tribe: Lamieae
Nomen number: 21419
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 2:579. 1753
Link to protologue:
Typification: View in Linnean Typification Project
Name Verified on: 19-May-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 1 (1 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Other conspecific taxa:

Common names:

  • purple dead-nettle  (Source: Names Beetle) - English
  • red archangel  (Source: Websters Dict) - English
  • red dead-nettle  (Source: Websters Dict) - English
  • purple dead-nettle   - English (Canada)
  • lamier pourpre   - French (Canada)
  • rote Taubnessel  (Source: Zander Ency) - German
  • urtiga-púrpura  (Source: pers. comm.) - Portuguese (Brazil)
  • rödplister  (Source: Kulturvaxtdatabas) - Swedish

Economic Importance:

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

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • MACARONESIA: Portugal, [Madeira Islands] Spain [Canary Islands]
    • NORTHERN AFRICA: Algeria (n.), Morocco (n.)

    Asia-Temperate
    • WESTERN ASIA: Lebanon, Syria, Turkey

    Europe
    • NORTHERN EUROPE: Denmark, Finland (s.), Sweden, United Kingdom
    • MIDDLE EUROPE: Austria, Belgium, Czechoslovakia, Germany, Hungary, Netherlands, Poland
    • EASTERN EUROPE: Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Russian Federation-European part, [European part (w.)] Ukraine (incl. Krym)
    • SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE: Bulgaria, Former Yugoslavia, Greece, [Crete] Italy (incl. Sardinia), Romania
    • SOUTHWESTERN EUROPE: France (incl. Corsica), Portugal, Spain


    Naturalized (natzd. elsewhere in temperate regions)

References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson. 2012. Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource) URL: www.skud.info
  2. Beetle, A. A. 1970. Recommended plant names. Univ. Wyoming Agr. Exp. Sta. Res. J. 31
  3. CIBA-GEIGY, Basel, Switzerland. 1974. The CIBA-GEIGY Weed Tables
  4. Darbyshire, S. J. 2003. Inventory of Canadian Agricultural Weeds Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada. 211.
  5. Davis, P. H., ed. 1965-1988. Flora of Turkey and the east Aegean islands.
  6. Erhardt, W. et al. 2008. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen
  7. Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. Note: re. Brazilian common names
  8. Izquierdo Z., I. et al., eds. 2004. Lista de especies silvestres de Canarias: hongos, plantas y animales terrestres
  9. Kartesz, J. T. 1994. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland. Note: with two varieties
  10. Mennema, J. 1989. A taxonomic revision of Lamium (Lamiaceae). Leiden Bot. Ser. 11:117.
  11. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource).
  12. Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. 1964-1980. Flora europaea.
  13. University of Texas Herbarium. 2000-. The mints of Texas (on-line resource)
  14. 1961. Webster's third new international dictionary.
  15. 2018. Mid-Atlantic invasive plant species (on-line resource)

Check other web resources for Lamium purpureum L. :

  • Flora Europaea: Database of European Plants (ESFEDS)
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=21419. Accessed 16 October 2019.