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Taxon: Linum perenne L. subsp. extraaxillare (Kit.) Nyman

Genus: Linum
Family: Linaceae
Subfamily: Linoideae
Nomen number: 405590
Place of publication: Consp. fl. eur. suppl. 2:71. 1889
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 19-Jul-1996 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use), synonyms and invalid designations:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym, I invalid designation)

Distributional Range:


    • EASTERN EUROPE: Ukraine (w.)
    • SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE: Albania, Bulgaria, Former Yugoslavia


  1. Greuter, W. et al., eds. 1984-. Med-Checklist. Note: = Linum extraaxillare Kit.
  2. Jhala, A. J. et al. 2008. Potential hybridization of flax with weedy and wild relatives: an avenue for movement of engineered genes?. Crop Sci. (Madison) 48:825-840. Note: this review did not include any subspecies of Linum perenne; it mentioned that "only hybridization between species with equal chromosome numbers was successful in producing fertile F1 plants"
  3. Mosyakin, S. L. 1999. Vascular plants of Ukraine. A nomenclatural checklist.. Vascular plants of Ukraine. A nomenclatural checklist. 246. Note: = Linum extraaxillare Kit.
  4. Ockendon, D. J. 1968. Biosystematic studies in the Linum perenne group. New Phytol. 67:787-813. Note: as a diploid 2n=18
  5. Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. 1964-1980. Flora europaea.
  6. Yurkevich, O. Y. et al. 2013. Investigation of genome polymorphism and seed coat anatomy of species of section Adenolinum from the genus Linum. Genet. Resources Crop Evol. 60:661-676. Note: = Linum extraaxillare Kit.

Check other web resources for Linum perenne L. subsp. extraaxillare (Kit.) Nyman :

  • Flora Europaea: Database of European Plants (ESFEDS)
  • 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. 2020. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=405590. Accessed 31 March 2020.