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Taxon: Koenigia alpina (All.) T. M. Schust. & Reveal

 
Genus: Koenigia
Family: Polygonaceae
Subfamily: Polygonoideae
Tribe: Persicarieae
Nomen number: 476837
Place of publication: Taxon 64:1200. 2015
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 04-Mar-2016 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 8 (6 active, 5 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (Map)

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

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

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (as Aconogonon alpinum)
  • Materials: tannin/dyestuff (as Polygonum alpinum)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • WESTERN ASIA: Afghanistan, Egypt, [Sinai] Iran (n.), Turkey
    • CAUCASUS: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Russian Federation-Ciscaucasia [Ciscaucasia]
    • SIBERIA: Russian Federation [Buryatia, Gorno-Altay, Tuva, Yakutia-Sakha, Krasnoyarsk, Chelyabinsk, Chita, Aga Buryat, Irkutsk, Novosibirsk, Omsk]
    • MIDDLE ASIA: Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Turkmenistan
    • MONGOLIA: Mongolia
    • RUSSIAN FAR EAST: Russian Federation [Amur, Magadan, Chukchi]
    • CHINA: China [Heilongjiang Sheng, Hebei Sheng, Jilin Sheng, Liaoning Sheng, Shanxi Sheng, Shandong Sheng (possibly), Qinghai Sheng, Nei Mongol Zizhiqu, Xinjiang Uygur Zizhiqu]

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: India, [Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir] Pakistan (n.)

    Europe
    • MIDDLE EUROPE: Austria, Switzerland
    • EASTERN EUROPE: Moldova, Russian Federation-European part, [European part] Ukraine
    • SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE: Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Greece, Italy, Macedonia, Romania, Serbia
    • SOUTHWESTERN EUROPE: France (incl. Corsica), Spain


    Cultivated

    Europe
    • Europe


Reference:

  1. Schuster, T. M. et al. 2015. An updated molecular phylogeny of Polygonoideae (Polygonaceae): relationships of Oxygonum, Pteroxygonum, and Rumex, and a new circumscription of Koenigia. Taxon 64:1188-1208.

Check other web resources for Koenigia alpina (All.) T. M. Schust. & Reveal :

  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • 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=476837. Accessed 11 July 2020.