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Taxon: Rumex alpinus L.

 
Genus: Rumex
Family: Polygonaceae
Subfamily: Polygonoideae
Tribe: Rumiceae
Nomen number: 32520
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 1:334. 1753, nom. cons.
Link to protologue:
Comment: conserved (nom. cons.) with a conserved type (Shenzhen ICN Art. 14.9 & App. IV)
Typification: View in Linnean Typification Project
Name Verified on: 21-Mar-1996 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 2 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Medicines: folklore
  • Weed:

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • WESTERN ASIA: Turkey (n.)
    • CAUCASUS: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia

    Europe
    • MIDDLE EUROPE: Austria, Czech Republic, Germany (s.), Poland (s.), Slovakia, Switzerland
    • EASTERN EUROPE: Ukraine (w.)
    • SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE: Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Greece, Italy, Macedonia, Montenegro, Romania, Serbia, Slovenia
    • SOUTHWESTERN EUROPE: France (s.), Spain (n.e.)


    Naturalized

    Europe
    • NORTHERN EUROPE: Finland, Norway, Sweden, United Kingdom

    Northern America
    • United States


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. Brummitt, R. K. 2002. Report of the Committee for Spermatophyta: 53. Taxon 51:796. Note: proposal recommended
  3. Cafferty, S. & S. Snogerup. 2000. (1468) Proposal to conserve the name Rumex alpinus (Polygonaceae) with a conserved type. Taxon 49:571-572.
  4. CIBA-GEIGY, Basel, Switzerland. 1974. The CIBA-GEIGY Weed Tables
  5. Davis, P. H., ed. 1965-1988. Flora of Turkey and the east Aegean islands.
  6. FNA Editorial Committee. 1993-. Flora of North America.
  7. Galasso, G. 2011. Review of Polygonaceae data for World Economic Plants, ed. 2. pers. comm.
  8. Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening
  9. Jalas, J. & J. Suominen. 1972-. Atlas florae europaeae.
  10. Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. 1934-1964. Flora SSSR.
  11. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker. 2000. Herbs of commerce, ed. 2 American Herbal Products Association, Silver Spring, Maryland.
  12. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource).
  13. Scoggan, H. J. 1978-1979. The flora of Canada, 4 vol. Note: based on a 1921 reference
  14. St'astná, P. et al. 2010. Biological flora of central Europe: Rumex alpinus L.. Perspect. Pl. Ecol. Evol. Syst. 12:67-79.
  15. Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. 1993. Flora europaea, ed. 2.
  16. 1961. Webster's third new international dictionary.

Check other web resources for Rumex alpinus L. :

  • Flora Europaea: Database of European Plants (ESFEDS)
  • 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
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • 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=32520. Accessed 20 September 2019.