Genus: Glaux

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Last Modified 01/25/2012

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Recent molecular investigations have placed this genus in a state of taxonomic flux with some authorities assigning Glaux as a Lysimachia species within the Myrsinaceae; see: Flora N. Amer. 8:257-258, 303. 2009.

List of Glaux Species

References to Glaux

  • 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.)
  • Jerling, L. 1988. Population dynamics of Glaux maritima (L.) along a distributional cline. Vegetatio 74: 161-170.
  • Jerling, L. 1996. Phenotypic variation in clonal growth of Glaux maritima along an environmental cline. Act. Bot. Neerl. 45: 367-380.
  • 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.
  • 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.)
  • Rozema, J. 1978. Population dynamics of Glaux maritima and ecophysiological adaptations to salinity and inundation. Oikos 30: 539-548.