Taxon profile


Tufted Loosestrife
Lysimachia thyrsiflora L.

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Rosopsida - eudicots »  order Ericales »  family Primulaceae »  genus Lysimachia - yellow loosestrife

Scientific synonyms

Lysimachia capitata Pursh
Lysimachia capitellata Rafinesque
Lysimachia subcapitata Rafinesque
Lysimachusa thyrsiflora (Linnaeus) Pohl;
Naumburgia thyrsiflora (L.) Reichenb.
Nummularia thyrsiflora (L.) Kuntze
Thyrsanthus palustris Schrank

Other names

= Tufted Yellow-loosestrife

Least Concern


Taxon in country check-lists*

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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 Lysimachia thyrsiflora L.]
Data retrieved on: 21 November 2013
EN Botanical Society of British Isles [], Botany Department, The Natural History Museum [as Lysimachia thyrsiflora L.]
Data retrieved on: 11 May 2012
CZ Kubát et al. (2002): Klíč ke květeně České republiky, Academia, Praha [as Lysimachia thyrsiflora L.]
EN Danihelka J., Chrtek J. Jr. & Kaplan Z. (2012): Checklist of vascular plants of the Czech Republic, Preslia 84: 647–811 [as Lysimachia thyrsiflora L.]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2014
EN Rintanen, T. (1996): Changes in the flora and vegetation of 113 Finnish lakes during 40 years [], Ann. Bot. Fennici 33: 101–122 [as Lysimachia thyrsiflora]

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