Taxon profile


Lythrum L.

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Rosopsida - eudicots »  order Myrtales »  family Lythraceae

Scientific synonyms

Middendorfia Trautv.

Intertaxon relationships

Included taxa

Number of records: 25

species Lythrum acutangulum Lag.
species Lythrum alatum Pursh - Angled Purple-loosestrife
species Lythrum baeticum Gonz. Albo
species Lythrum borysthenicum (Schrank) Litv.
species Lythrum californicum Torr. & Gray - California Loosestrife
species Lythrum curtissii Fern. - Curtiss' Loosestrife
species Lythrum flagellare Shuttlw. ex Chapman - Florida Loosestrife
species Lythrum flexuosum Lag.
species Lythrum hyrcanicum (Sosn.) Valdés
species Lythrum hyssopifolia L. - Grass-poly

Lythrum hyssopifolia - 000010000111

species Lythrum junceum Banks & Sol. - False Grass-poly

Lythrum junceum - 000000000111

species Lythrum lineare L. - Wand Lythrum
species Lythrum linifolium Kar. & Kir.
species Lythrum maritimum Kunth - Pukamole

Lythrum maritimum - 0000000001 1

species Lythrum microphyllum Kar. & Kir.
species Lythrum ovalifolium Koehne - Low Loosestrife
species Lythrum salicaria L. - Purple-loosestrife

Lythrum salicaria - 000010000111

species Lythrum theodori Sosn.
species Lythrum thesioides M. Bieb.
species Lythrum thymifolia L. - Thymeleaf Loosestrife
species Lythrum tribracteatum Salzm. ex Spreng. - Threebract Loosestrife
species Lythrum virgatum L. - European Wand Loosestrife

Lythrum virgatum - 000000000111

species Lythrum volgense D. A. Webb
hybrid Lythrum × scabrum Simonk.

Links and literature

EN C. Ulloa et al. (2017): An integrated assessment of the vascular plant species of the Americas, Science. 358. 1614-1617 [as Lythrum L.]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2019

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