Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 16516 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
PolygonaceaePolygonaceaePolygonaceae  
Species Polygonum persicaria L.
Common name   spotted ladysthumb
Collector(s)
Robert R. Robbins   278  
Coll. Date 18 July 1972 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Illinois
Champaign County
Locality University of Illinois campus.
    
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated

Taxonomy


Synonyms recognized by ITIS (bold taxon is currently accepted):

     Polygonum persicaria L.

     Persicaria maculata (Raf.) S.F. Gray
     Persicaria persicaria (L.) Small
     Persicaria ruderalis (Salisb.) C.F. Reed
     Persicaria ruderalis var. vulgaris (Webb & Moq.) C.F. Reed
     Persicaria vulgaris Webb & Moq.
     Polygonum dubium Stein
     Polygonum fusiforme Greene
     Polygonum minus auct. non Huds.
     Polygonum minus var. subcontinuum (Meisn.) Fern.
     Polygonum persicaria var. angustifolium Beckh.
     Polygonum persicaria var. ruderale (Salisb.) Meisn.
     Polygonum puritanorum Fern.

Common Name(s): ladysthumb, lady's-thumb, ladysthumb smartweed, smartweed, spotted knotweed, spotted ladysthumb, spotted smartweed.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=20915, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Caryophyllidae
                            Order: Polygonales
                                Family: Polygonaceae
                                    Genus: Polygonum
                                        Species: Polygonum persicaria
                                                                                            

Images

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 02603s1.jpg 
02603
specimen image: 03922s1.jpg 
03922
specimen image: 04481s1.jpg 
04481

Nearby Accessions

Locale

Links

Taxon Links for species Polygonum persicaria  L.

CalPhotos, Berkeley Digital Library Project

CNPS Manual of California Vegetation Database

USDA Plants database
University of Washington Herbarium: Plants of Washington (images)

Texas A&M University: Image Library (images)

Lady Bird Johnson's Wildflower Center

Google Images

External link to this species in the UVU Herbarium:
http://herbarium.UVU.edu/virtual/search.asp?taxon=Polygonum+persicaria

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