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Taxon: Persicaria perfoliata (L.) H. Gross

 
Genus: Persicaria
Family: Polygonaceae
Subfamily: Polygonoideae
Tribe: Persicarieae
Nomen number: 409767
Place of publication: Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 49:275. 1913
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 23-Aug-2005 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 09-May-2011
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • devil's-tail tearthumb  (Source: Castanea) - English
  • giant climbing tearthumb  (Source: F NAmer) - English
  • mile-a-minute-vine  (Source: World Econ Pl) - English
  • mile-a-minute-weed  (Source: Pl Invasion) - English
  • minuteweed  (Source: Castanea) - English
  • tearthumb  (Source: Castanea) - English
  • ishimikawa  (Source: Castanea) - Japanese Rōmaji
  • gang ban gui  (Source: F ChinaEng) - Transcribed Chinese

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental
  • Weed:

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • RUSSIAN FAR EAST: Russian Federation [Primorye, Amur]
    • CHINA: China, [Anhui, Fujian, Gansu, Guangdong, Guangxi, Guizhou, Hainan, Hebei, Heilongjiang, Henan, Hubei, Hunan, Jiangsu, Jiangxi, Jilin, Liaoning, Nei Monggol, Shaanxi, Shandong, Shanxi, Sichuan, Xizang (possibly), Yunnan, Zhejiang] Hong Kong
    • EASTERN ASIA: Japan, [Hokkaido, Honshu, Kyushu, Ryukyu Islands, Shikoku] Korea, Taiwan

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: Bangladesh, Bhutan, India (n.e.), Nepal
    • INDO-CHINA: Thailand, Vietnam
    • MALESIA: Malaysia, Philippines (n.)


    Cultivated (also cult.)

    Naturalized

    Asia-Temperate
    • WESTERN ASIA: Turkey

    Northern America
    • Canada, North America

    Southern America
    • CARIBBEAN: West Indies


References:

  1. Mid-Atlantic invasive plant species (on-line resource) (Mid Atl Invasive Pl)
  2. Conant, P. et al. 1997. Appendix. Selected plant species interfering with resource management goals in North American natural areas (Pl Invasion) 255-267.
  3. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  4. Galasso, G. 2011. Review of Polygonaceae data for World Economic Plants, ed. 2 (pers. comm.)
  5. Greuter, W. et al., eds. Med-Checklist. (L Medit)
  6. Güner, A. 1984. A new record for the flora of Turkey and a new sub species from Anatolia (Candollea) 39:345-348.
  7. International Development Consortium Invasive species compendium (on-line resource). (Invasive Spec Comp)
  8. Invasive Species Specialist Group (ISSG) of the IUCN Species Survival Commission; National Biological Information Infrastructure, Manaaki Whenua-Landcare Research and the University of Auckland Global invasive species database (on-line resource). (Global Invasive Spec)
  9. Iwatsuki, K. et al. Flora of Japan. (F Japan)
  10. Park, C.-W. 1988. Taxonomy of Polygonum section Echinocaulon (Polygonaceae) Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 47:22.
  11. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  12. USDA National Agricultural Library National Invasive Species Information Center (on-line resource). (Nat Invasive Sp Info)
  13. Weber, E. Invasive plant species of the world: a reference guide to environmental weeds. 2003 (Invasive Pl Spec)
  14. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). (F ChinaEng)

Check other web resources for Persicaria perfoliata (L.) H. Gross :


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=409767. Accessed 19 February 2019.