Taxon: Silene antirrhina L.

 
Genus: Silene
Family: Caryophyllaceae
Subfamily: Caryophylloideae
Tribe: Sileneae
Nomen number: 310854
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 1:419. 1753
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 12-Nov-1993 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 09-May-2011
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 9 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

  • sleepy catchfly  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • silène muflier  (Source: F NAmer) - French
  • alfinetes-da-terra-miúdo  (Source: pers. comm.) - Portuguese (Brazil)
  • tjärglim  (Source: Kulturvaxtdatabas) - Swedish

Economic Importance:

  • Weed: potential seed contaminant ()

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • EASTERN CANADA: Canada [New Brunswick, Ontario, Quebec]
    • WESTERN CANADA: Canada [Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, Saskatchewan]
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Connecticut, Indiana, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, West Virginia]
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Wisconsin]
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Washington, Wyoming]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [New Mexico, Texas]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Arizona, California, Nevada, Utah]
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Sonora]


    Naturalized

    Southern America
    • BRAZIL: Brazil
    • SOUTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Argentina, Paraguay, [Alto Paraguay] Uruguay


References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  2. Cabrera, A. L. & E. M. Zardini Manual de la flora de los alrededores de Buenos Aires. (Man BuenAir)
  3. Cabrera, A. L., ed. Flora de la provincia de Buenos Aires. (F BuenAir)
  4. Chowdhuri, P. K. 1957. Studies in the genus Silene Notes Roy. Bot. Gard. Edinburgh 22:249.
  5. Duncan, W. H. & J. T. Kartesz Vascular flora of Georgia: an annotated checklist. (L Georgia)
  6. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  7. Forzza, R. C. et al., coord. Lista de espécies da flora do Brasil (on-line resource). (L Brasil Online)
  8. Gleason, H. A. & A. Cronquist Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada. (Glea Cron)
  9. Gleason, H. A. & A. Cronquist Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada, ed. 2. 1991 (Glea Cron ed2)
  10. Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  11. Harrington, H. Manual of the plants of Colorado. (F Colo)
  12. Hitchcock, C. L. & B. Maguire 1947. A revision of the North American species of Silene Univ. Wash. Publ. Biol. 13:14-15.
  13. Hitchcock, C. L. et al. Vascular plants of the Pacific Northwest. (F Pacif NW)
  14. Instituto de Botánica Darwinion Flora del Conosur. Catálogo de las plantas vasculares. (F ConoSur)
  15. Jalas, J. & J. Suominen 1979. Atlas florae europaeae. (Atlas Eur) 3. 2:1143.
  16. Kearney, T. H. & R. H. Peebles Arizona flora, ed. 2. (F Ariz)
  17. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  18. Macbride, J. F. et al., eds. Flora of Peru. 1936-1971; new ser. 1980- (F Peru)
  19. Magee, D. W. & H. E. Ahles Flora of the Northeast. A manual of the vascular flora of New England and adjacent New York. (F NE US)
  20. McGregor, R. L. et al. (The Great Plains Flora Association) Flora of the Great Plains. (F GPlains)
  21. Munz, P. A. A flora of southern California. (F SCalif)
  22. Munz, P. A. & D. D. Keck A California flora. (F CalifMunz)
  23. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  24. Radford, A. E. et al. Manual of the vascular flora of the Carolinas. (F Carolin)
  25. Shreve, F. & I. L. Wiggins Vegetation and flora of the Sonoran desert. (F SonorDes)
  26. Steyermark, J. A. Flora of Missouri. (F Missouri)
  27. Welsh, S. L. & G. Moore Utah Plants. 1973 (Utah Pl)

Check other web resources for Silene antirrhina L. :

Images:

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

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=310854. Accessed 19 June 2018.