Genus: Lysimachia

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Last Modified 02/15/2013

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Lysimachia is placed in Myrsinaceae by some authors, see:

Flora N. Amer. Vol. 8.

List of Lysimachia Species

References to Lysimachia

  • Arthur, M. A.; Paratley, R. D. 1998. Single and repeated fires affect survival and regeneration of woody and herbaceous species in an oak-pine forest. J. Torrey Bot. Soc. 125: 225-236.
  • Bennell, A. P. 1983. The pollen morphology and taxonomy of Lysimachia. Notes Roy. Bot. Gard. Edinburgh 40: 425-458.
  • Coffey, V. J.; Jones, S. B. 1980. Biosystematics of Lysimachia section Seleucia Primulaceae. Brittonia 32: 309-322.
  • Hao, G. 2004. Molecular phylogeny of Lysimachia (Myrsinaceae) based on chloroplast trnL-F and nuclear ribosomal ITS sequences. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 31: 323-339. (other spp.)
  • Hao, G. 2001. Phylogenetic relationships in Lysimachia (Primulaceae): A cladistic analysis. J. Tropical Subtropical Bot. 9: 93-100.
  • Kallersjo, M. 2000. Generic realignment in primuloid families of the Ericales s.l.: A phylogenetic analysis based on DNA sequences from three chloroplast genes and morphology. Amer. J. Bot. 87: 1325-1341.
  • Lewis, P. M. 2000. Photoperiod affects growth and flowering of Lysimachia clethroides Duby. Hortscience 35: 596-599.
  • MacDougal, D. T. 1901. Propagation of Lysimachia terrestris (L.) BSP. Bull. New York Bot. Gard. 2: 82-89.
  • Mack, R. N. 1991. The commercial seed trade: an early disperser of weeds in the United States. Econ. Bot. 45: 257-273.
  • Manns, U.; Anderberg, A. A. 2005. Molecular phylogeny of Anagallis (Myrsinaceae) based on ITS, trnL-F, and ndhF sequence data. Int. J. Plant Sci. 166: 1019-1028. (other spp.)
  • McCall, C.; Primack, R. B. 1985. Effects of pollen and nitrogen availability on reproduction in a woodland herb Lysimachia quadrifolia. Oecologia 67: 403-410.
  • Oh, I. C. 2008. Comparative seed morphology and character evolution in the genus Lysimachia (Myrsinaceae) and related taxa. Pl. Syst. Evol. 271: 177-197.
  • Ray, J. D. 1956. The genus Lysimachia in the New World. III. Illinois Biol. Monogr. 24: 1-160.
  • Simpson, B. B. 1983. Floral biology and floral rewards of Lysimachia Primulaceae. Amer. Midl. Naturalist 110: 249-256.
  • Wilson, S. D. 1991. Plasticity morphology and distribution in twelve lakeshore plants. Oikos 62: 292-298.
  • Zika, P. F. 2003. Notes on the provenance of some eastern wetland species disjunct in western North America. J. Torrey Bot. Soc. 130: 43-46.