Genus: Epilobium

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List of Epilobium Species

References to Epilobium

  • Baum, D. A. 1994. A phylogenetic analysis of Epilobium (Onagraceae) based on nuclear ribosomal DNA sequences. Syst. Bot. 19: 363-388.
  • Broderick, D. H. 1990. The biology of Canadian weeds 93. Epilobium angustifolium L. Onagraceae. Canad. J. Pl. Sci. 70: 247-260.
  • Carroll, A. B. 2001. Drought stress, plant water status, and floral trait expression in fireweed, Epilobium angustifolium (Onagraceae). Amer. J. Bot. 88: 438-446.
  • Clark, M. J.; Husband, B. C. 2007. Plasticity and timing of flower closure in response to pollination in Chamerion angustifolium (Onagraceae). Int. J. Plant Sci. 168: 619-625.
  • Eyde, R. H. 1982. Evolution and systematics of the Onagraceae: floral anatomy. Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 69: 735-747.
  • Husband, B. C.; Gurney, J. E. 1998. Offspring fitness and parental effects as a function of inbreeding in Epilobium angustifolium (Onagraceae). Heredity 80: 173-179.
  • Irwin, D. L.; Aarssen, L. W. 1996. Effects of nutrient level on cost and benefit of apical dominance in Epilobium ciliatum. Amer. Midl. Naturalist 136: 14-28.
  • Keating, R. C. 1982. Evolution and systematics of the Onagraceae: leaf anatomy. Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 69: 770-803.
  • Keating, R. C. 1982. Perennation in Epilobium (Onagraceae) and its relation to classification and ecology. Syst. Bot. 7: 379-404.
  • Mitich, L. W. 1999. Fireweed, Epilobium angustifolium. Weed Technol. 13: 191-194.
  • Myers, J. A. 2004. Seed dispersal by white-tailed deer: implications for long-distance dispersal, invasion, and migration of plants in eastern North America. Oecologia 139: 35-44.
  • Parker, I. M. 1996. Reproductive allocation and the fitness consequences of selfing in two sympatric species of Epilobium (Onagraceae) with contrasting mating systems. Amer. J. Bot. 82: 1007-1016.
  • Raven, P. H. 1976. Generic and sectional delimitation in Onagraceae, tribe Epilobieae. Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 63: 326-340.
  • Rowley, J. R. 2006. Pollen development in Epilobium (Onagraceae): late microspore stages (a review). Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology 140: 91-112.
  • Rowley, J. R. 2004. Pollen development in Epilobium (Onagraceae): early microspore stages. Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology 132: 237-260.
  • Sennikov, A. N. 2011. Chamerion or Chamaenerion (Onagraceae)? The old story in new words. Taxon 60: 1485-1488.
  • Shamsi, S. R. A.; Whitehead, F. H. 1974. Comparative ecophysiology of Epilobium hirsutum L., and Lythrum salicaria L. I. General biology, distribution and germination. J. Ecol. 62: 279-290.
  • Sobey, D. G.; Barkhouse, P. 1977. The structure and rate of growth of the rhizomes of some forest herbs and dwarf shrubs of the New Brunswick-Nova Scotia border region. Canad. Field-Naturalist 91: 377-83.
  • Stuckey, R. L. 1970. Distributional history of Epilobium hirsutum (Great Hairy Williow Herb) in North America. Rhodora 72: 164-181.
  • Tobe, H.; Raven, P. H. 1996. Embryology of Onagraceae (Myrtales): Characteristics, variation and relationships. Telopea 6: 667-688.