Genus: Decodon

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Last Modified 02/01/2013

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Decodon J. F. Gmel., Syst. Nat., ed. 13. 2(1): 677. 1791.

List of Decodon Species

References to Decodon

  • Da Silva, E. M.; Sargent, R. D. 2011. The effect of invasive Lythrum salicaria pollen deposition on seed set in the native species Decodon verticillatus. Botany 89: 141-146.
  • Dalton, P. A. 1983. Aquatic and wetland plants of the Arnold Arboretum. Arnoldia (Jamaica Plain) 43: 7-44.
  • Dorken, M. E.; Eckert, C. G. 2001. Severely reduced sexual reproduction in northern populations of a clonal plant, Decodon verticillatus (Lythraceae). J. Ecol. 89: 339-350.
  • Eckert, C. G. 2002. Effect of geographic variation in pollinator fauna on the mating system of Decodon verticillatus (Lythraceae). Int. J. Plant Sci. 163: 123-132.
  • Eckert, C. G.; Allen, M. 1997. Cryptic self-incompatibility in tristylous Decodon verticillatus (Lythraceae). Amer. J. Bot. 84: 1391-7.
  • Eckert, C. G.; Barrett, S. C. H. 1994. Tristyly, self-incompatibility and floral variation in Decodon verticillatus (Lythraceae). Biol. J. Linn. Soc. 53: 1-30.
  • Eckert, C. G.; Barrett, S. C. H. 1995. Style morph ratios in tristylous Decodon verticillatus (Lythraceae): selection vs. historical contingency. Ecology 76: 1051-1066.
  • Eckert, C. G.; Barrett, S. C. H. 1993. Clonal reproduction and patterns of genotypic diversity in Decodon verticillatus (Lythraceae). Amer. J. Bot. 80: 1175-1182.
  • Eckert, C. G.; Barrett, S. C. H. 1994. Post-pollination mechanisms and the maintenance of outcrossing in self-compatable Decodon vereticillatus. Heredity 72: 396-411.
  • Eckert, C. G.; Barrett, S. C. H. 1994. Inbreeding depression in partially self-fertilizing Decodon verticillatus (Lythraceae): Population-genetic and experimental analyses. Evolution 48: 952-964.
  • Eckert, C. G.; Barrett, S. C. H. 1993. The inheritance of tristyly in Decodon verticillatus (Lythraceae). Heredity 71: 473-480.
  • Eckert, C. G.; Dorken, M. E.; Mitchell, S. A. 1999. Loss of sex in clonal populations of a flowering plant, Decodon verticillatus (Lythraceae). Evolution 53: 1079-1092.
  • Graham, A. 1985. Palynology and systematics of the Lythraceae I. Introduction and genera Adenaria through Ginoria. Amer. J. Bot. 72: 1012-1031.
  • Graham, S. A. 2005. Phylogenetic analysis of the Lythraceae based on four gene regions and morphology. Int. J. Plant Sci. 166: 995-1017. (also Trapaceae)
  • Ornduff, R. 1993. Intramorph and intermorph compatibility in tristylous populations of Decodon verticillatus (Lythraceae). Bull. Torrey Bot. Club 120: 19-22.