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Taxon: Phlox nivalis Lodd. et al. ex Sweet

 
Genus: Phlox
Section: Divaricatae
Family: Polemoniaceae
Subfamily: Polemonioideae
Nomen number: 432183
Place of publication: Brit. fl. gard. 2: t. 185. Jan 1827 (hort. Loddiges, Bot. Cab. 8: t. 780. 1823, nom. nud.)
Link to protologue:
Comment: valid publication by Loddiges is questionable, mentioning only "it appears to be partly shrubby", which could be considered an aesthetic feature (Melbourne ICN Art. 38.3)
Name Verified on: 13-Mar-2003 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 25-Feb-2016
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 8 (7 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

  • trailing phlox  (Source: F Florida) - English

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Alabama, Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Texas]


References:

  1. Ferguson, C. J. & R. K. Jansen 2002. A chloroplast DNA phylogeny of eastern Phlox (Polemoniaceae): implications of congruence and incongruence with the ITS phylogeny Amer. J. Bot. 89:1328.
  2. Ferguson, C. J. et al. 1999. Relationships of eastern North American Phlox (Polemoniaceae) based on ITS sequence data Syst. Bot. 24:623.
  3. Gleason, H. A. & A. Cronquist Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada, ed. 2. 1991 (Glea Cron ed2)
  4. Grant, V. 2001. Nomenclature of the main subdivisions of Phlox (Polemoniaceae) (Lundellia) 4:27.
  5. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  6. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  7. Locklear, J. H. Phlox: a natural history and gardener's guide (Phlox) 186-191.
  8. Radford, A. E. et al. Manual of the vascular flora of the Carolinas. (F Carolin)
  9. Voss, E. Michigan flora. (F Mich)
  10. Wherry, E. T. The genus Phlox. Morris arboretum monographs 3. (Gen Phlox)
  11. Wunderlin, R. P. Guide to the vascular plants of Florida. 1998 (F Florida)

Check other web resources for Phlox nivalis Lodd. et al. ex Sweet :

  • 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
  • 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. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=432183. Accessed 16 November 2018.