Taxon: Silene dichotoma Ehrh.

 
Genus: Silene
Family: Caryophyllaceae
  Subfamily: Caryophylloideae
      Tribe: Sileneae
Nomen number: 316831
Place of publication: Beitr. Naturk. 7:143. 1792
Name Verified on: 22-Apr-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 22-Apr-2012
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Weed: potential seed contaminant (fide F Pacif NW; F USSR)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Asia-Temperate

    • Caucasus: Georgia; Russian Federation-Ciscaucasia - Ciscaucasia
    • Western Asia: Cyprus; Iran; Iraq; Israel; Jordan; Lebanon; Syria; Turkey
  • Europe

    • Eastern Europe: Belarus; Russian Federation-European part - European part; Ukraine
    • Middle Europe: Hungary
    • Southeastern Europe: Bulgaria; Croatia; Greece; Italy; Macedonia; Romania; Serbia; Slovenia

  • Naturalized:

  • Africa

    • Northern Africa: Algeria
  • Asia-Temperate

    • Eastern Asia: Japan
  • Australasia

    • Australia: Australia - Tasmania, - South Australia
  • Europe

    • Eastern Europe: Estonia; Latvia; Lithuania
    • Middle Europe: Belgium; Czech Republic; Germany; Poland; Slovakia; Switzerland
    • Northern Europe: Sweden
    • Southwestern Europe: France; Spain
  • Northern America

    • : Canada; United States

References:

  • Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info) (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  • Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)
  • Euro+Med Editorial Committee Euro+Med Plantbase: the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity (on-line resource). (EuroMed Plantbase)
  • FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. 1993- (F NAmer)
  • Greuter, W. et al., eds. Med-Checklist. 1984- (L Medit)
  • Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  • Hitchcock, C. L. et al. Vascular plants of the Pacific Northwest. 1955-1969 (F Pacif NW)
  • Integrated Botanical Information System (IBIS) Australian plant common name database (on-line resource). (Aust Pl Common Names)
  • Iwatsuki, K. et al. Flora of Japan. 1993- (F Japan)
  • Jalas, J. & J. Suominen Atlas florae europaeae. 1972- (Atlas Eur)
  • Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. Flora SSSR. 1934-1964 (F USSR)
  • Lazarides, M. & B. Hince CSIRO Handbook of Economic Plants of Australia. 1993 (Econ Pl Aust)
  • Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  • Rechinger, K. H., ed. Flora iranica. 1963- (F Iran)
  • Stace, C. New flora of the British Isles. 1995 (F BritStace)
  • Strid, A. & K. Tan, eds. Flora hellenica. 1997- (F Hellenica)
  • Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. Flora europaea, second edition. 1993 (F Eur ed2)

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Images:

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image