Taxon profile


Red Campion
Silene dioica (L.) Clairv.

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Rosopsida - eudicots »  order Caryophyllales »  family Caryophyllaceae »  genus Silene - catchfly

Scientific synonyms

Lychnis dioica L.
Melandrium dioicum (L.) Simonk.
Melandrium dioicum subsp. rubrum (Wieg.) D. Löve
Melandrium rubrum Garcke
Melandrium sylvestre (Schkuhr) Röhl.
Saponaria dioica (L.) Moench

Other names

= Red Catchfly


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Links and literature

CZ Danihelka J., Chrtek J., Kaplan Z., Wild J. (23. 1. 2011): Seznam jmen cévnatých rostlin použitých v nálezové databázi květeny České republiky [], Botanický ústav AV ČR [as Silene dioica (L.) Clairv.]
Data retrieved on: 21 November 2013
EN Botanical Society of British Isles [], Botany Department, The Natural History Museum [as Silene dioica (L.) Clairv.]
Data retrieved on: 11 May 2012
CZ Kubát et al. (2002): Klíč ke květeně České republiky, Academia, Praha [as Silene dioica (L.) Clairv.]
EN Danihelka J., Chrtek J. Jr. & Kaplan Z. (2012): Checklist of vascular plants of the Czech Republic, Preslia 84: 647–811 [as Silene dioica (L.) Clairv.]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2014

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