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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 Sheng, Fujian Sheng, Gansu Sheng, Guangxi Zhuangzu Zizhiqu, Guizhou Sheng, Hebei Sheng, Heilongjiang Sheng, Hubei Sheng, Hunan Sheng, Jiangsu Sheng, Jiangxi Sheng, Jilin Sheng, Nei Mongol Zizhiqu, Shanxi Sheng, Sichuan Sheng, Xizang Zizhiqu (possibly), Yunnan Sheng, Zhejiang Sheng, Guangdong Sheng, Henan Sheng, Liaoning Sheng, Shaanxi Sheng, Shandong Sheng, Hainan Sheng] Hong Kong
    • EASTERN ASIA: Japan, [Hokkaidô, 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 (Invasive Pl Spec)
  14. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). (F ChinaEng)

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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 21 May 2019.