Taxon: Linum narbonense L.

 
Genus: Linum
Family: Linaceae
  Subfamily: Linoideae
Nomen number: 22349
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 1:278. 1753
Name Verified on: 22-May-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 05-Apr-2004
Species priority site is: North Central Regional PI Station (NC7)
Accessions: 5 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard; Zander ed14)
  • Gene sources: tertiary genetic relative of flax (based on incompatibilities between flax and Linum narbonense fide Crop Sci 48:831. 2008)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Africa

    • Northern Africa: Algeria; Morocco
  • Europe

    • Southeastern Europe: Albania; Former Yugoslavia; Italy
    • Southwestern Europe: France; Portugal; Spain

  • Cultivated:

    . also cult.

References:

  • Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info) (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  • Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 14. Auflage. 1993 (Zander ed14)
  • Erhardt, W. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 16. Auflage. 2000 (Zander ed16)
  • Gill, K. S. & D. M. Yermanos 1967. Cytogenetic studies on the genus Linum II. Hybrids among taxa with nine as the haploid chromosome number Crop Sci. (Madison) 7:627-631.
  • Greuter, W. et al., eds. Med-Checklist. 1984- (L Medit)
  • Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  • Jhala, A. J. et al. 2008. Potential hybridization of flax with weedy and wild relatives: an avenue for movement of engineered genes? Crop Sci. (Madison) 48:825-840.
  • Jhala, A. J. et al. 2008. Potential hybridization of flax with weedy and wild relatives: an avenue for movement of engineered genes? Crop Sci. (Madison) 48:825-840.
  • McDill, J. et al. 2009. The phylogeny of Linum and Linaceae subfamily Linoideae, with implications for their systematics, biogeography, and evolution of heterostyly Syst. Bot. 34:386-405.
  • McDill, J. et al. 2009. The phylogeny of Linum and Linaceae subfamily Linoideae, with implications for their systematics, biogeography, and evolution of heterostyly Syst. Bot. 34:386-405.
  • Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  • Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. Flora europaea. 1964-1980 (F Eur)
  • Yurkevich, O. Y. et al. 2009. Chromosome numbers of some species from the sections Linum, Adenolinum, and Stellerolinum of the genus Linum (Linaceae) Bot. Zhurn. (Moscow & Leningrad) 94:588-595.

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