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Taxon: Polygonella americana (Fisch. & C. A. Mey.) Small

 
Genus: Polygonella
Family: Polygonaceae
Subfamily: Polygonoideae
Tribe: Polygoneae
Nomen number: 29230
Place of publication: Mem. Torrey Bot. Club 5:141. 1894
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 03-May-1994 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 22-May-1997
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 1 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • American jointweed  (Source: F NAmer) - English
  • southern jointweed  (Source: F NAmer) - English

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Missouri (s.e.), Oklahoma (http://www.biosurvey.ou.edu/shrub/poly-ame.htm)]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, South Carolina, Tennessee (http://tenn.bio.utk.edu/vascular/database/vascular-database.asp?CategoryID=Dicots&FamilyID=Polygonaceae&GenusID=Polygonella&SpeciesID=americana)]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [New Mexico, Texas]


References:

  1. De Craene, L. P. R. et al. 2004. What is the taxonomic status of Polygonella? Evidence of floral morphology Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 91:320-345.
  2. Duncan, W. H. & J. T. Kartesz Vascular flora of Georgia: an annotated checklist. (L Georgia)
  3. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  4. Horton, J. H. 1963. A taxonomic revision of Polygonella (Polygonaceae) (Brittonia) 15:177-203.
  5. Radford, A. E. et al. Manual of the vascular flora of the Carolinas. (F Carolin)

Check other web resources for Polygonella americana (Fisch. & C. A. Mey.) Small :

  • Flora of North America: Collaborative Floristic Effort of North American Botanists
  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • BONAP North American Plant Atlas of the Biota of North America Program:
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • 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. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=29230. Accessed 13 November 2018.