Taxon: Myosoton aquaticum (L.) Moench

 
Genus: Myosoton
Family: Caryophyllaceae
Subfamily: Alsinoideae
Tribe: Alsineae
Nomen number: 401760
Place of publication: Methodus 225. 1794
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 05-Apr-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 05-Apr-1995
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Animal food: fodder ()
  • Medicines: folklore ()
  • Weed: potential seed contaminant (as Stellaria aquatica)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • WESTERN ASIA: Iran, Turkey
    • CAUCASUS: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Russian Federation, [Dagestan] Russian Federation-Ciscaucasia [Ciscaucasia]
    • SIBERIA: Russian Federation [Altay, Krasnoyarsk (s.), Kurgan, Novosibirsk, Omsk, Tomsk]
    • MIDDLE ASIA: Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan
    • CHINA: China
    • EASTERN ASIA: Japan

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: India (n.), Pakistan (n.)

    Europe
    • NORTHERN EUROPE: Denmark, Finland (s.), Norway (s.), Sweden (s.), United Kingdom
    • MIDDLE EUROPE: Austria, Belgium, Germany, Hungary, Netherlands, Poland, Slovakia, Switzerland
    • EASTERN EUROPE: Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Moldova, Russian Federation-European part, [European part] Ukraine (incl. Krym)
    • SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE: Albania, Bulgaria, Croatia, Greece, Italy (incl. Sicily), Macedonia, Romania, Slovenia
    • SOUTHWESTERN EUROPE: France (incl. Corsica), Portugal, Spain (n.e.)


    Naturalized

    Northern America
    • EASTERN CANADA: Canada [Ontario, Quebec]
    • WESTERN CANADA: Canada [British Columbia]
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Connecticut, Indiana, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Vermont, West Virginia]
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Wisconsin]
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Washington]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Delaware, Kentucky, Maryland, North Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia]


References:

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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=401760. Accessed 21 June 2018.