Linum medium

Taxonavigation edit

Taxonavigation: Malpighiales 
Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Eudicots
Cladus: Core eudicots
Cladus: Rosids
Cladus: Eurosids I
Ordo: Malpighiales

Familia: Linaceae
Subfamilia: Linoideae
Genus: Linum
Species: Linum medium
Varietates: L. m. var. medium – L. m. var. texanum

Name edit

Linum medium (Planch.) Britton in N.L.Britton & A.Brown, Ill. Fl. N. U.S. 2: 349 (1897).

Synonyms edit

  • Basionym
    • Linum virginianum var. medium Planch., London J. Bot. 7: 480 (1848).
  • Homotypic
    • Linum medium var. typicum Fernald, Rhodora 37: 428 (1935), nom. inval.
    • Linum striatum var. medium (Planch.) B.Boivin, Naturaliste Canad. 93: 1061 (1967).
    • Cathartolinum medium (Planch.) Small in N.L.Britton & al. (eds.), N. Amer. Fl. 25: 72 (1907).

Distribution edit

Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Northern America
    • Regional: Eastern Canada
      • Ontario.
    • Regional: North-Central U.S.A.
      • Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, Oklahoma, Wisconsin.
    • Regional: Northeastern U.S.A.
      • Connecticut, Indiana, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, West Virginia.
    • Regional: South-Central U.S.A.
      • Texas.
    • Regional: Southeastern U.S.A.
      • Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, District of Columbia.
  • Continental: Southern America
    • Regional: Caribbean
      • Bahamas.

References: Brummitt, R.K. 2001. TDWG – World Geographical Scheme for Recording Plant Distributions, 2nd Edition

References edit

Additional references edit

Links edit

Vernacular names edit

English: stiff yellow flax
  For more multimedia, look at Linum medium on Wikimedia Commons.