Genus: Veronica

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Last Modified 03/20/2013

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Veronica Linnaeus, Sp. Pl. 1: 9. 1753.

List of Veronica Species

References to Veronica

  • Albach, D. C. 2004. Evolution of Veroniceae: a phylogenetic perspective. Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 91: 275-302.
  • Albach, D. C. 2004. A new classification of the tribe Veroniceae- problems and a possible solution. Taxon 53: 429-452.
  • Albach, D. C. 2005. Veronica: Chemical characters for the support of phylogenetic relationships based on nuclear ribosomal and plastid DNA sequence data. Biochem. Syst. Ecol. 33: 1087-1106.
  • Boutin, C.; Harper, J. L. 1991. A comparative study of the population dynamics of five species of Veronica in natural habitats. J. Ecol. 79: 199-222.
  • Cane, J. H.; Eickwort, G. C.; Wesley, F. R.; Spielholz, J. 1985. Pollination ecology of Vaccinium stamineum (Ericaceae: Vaccinioideae). Amer. J. Bot. 72: 135-142. (other genera discussed)
  • Chancellor, R. J. 1986. Decline of arable weed seeds during 20 Years in soil under grass and the periodicity of seedling emergence after cultivation.
  • Farwell, O. A. 1919. Necessary changes in botanical nomenclature. Rhodora 21: 101-103.
  • Hong, D. Y. 1984. Taxonomy and evolution of the Veroniceae Scrophulariaceae with special reference to palynology. Opera Bot. 1984: 1-60.
  • Janssen, J. G. M. 1973. Effects of light, temperature and seed age on the germination of the winter annuals Veronica arvensis L. and Myosotis ramosissima Rochel ex. Schult. Oecologia 12: 141-146.
  • Kampny, C. M. 1993. Quantitative comparison of floral development in Veronica chamaedrys and Veronicastrum virginicum (Scrophulariaceae). Amer. J. Bot. 80: 449-460.
  • Kampny, C. M. 1994. Quantitative floral development in Pseudolysimachion (Scrophulariaceae): Intraspecific variation and comparison with Veronica and Veronicastrum. Amer. J. Bot. 81: 1343-1353.
  • Kampny, C. M.; Dengler, N. G. 1997. Evolution of flower shape in Veroniceae (Scrophulariaceae). Pl. Syst. Evol. 205: 1-25.
  • Les, D. H.; Stuckey, R. L. 1985. The introduction and spread of Veronica beccabunga (Scrophulariaceae) in eastern North America. Rhodora 87: 503-515.
  • Martinez-Ortega, M. M. 2002. Revised typification of Veronica agrestis L. (Scrophulariaceae). Taxon 51: 763-764.
  • Mennan, H. 2006. The effects of depth and duration of seed burial on viability, dormancy, germination, and emergence of ivyleaf speedwell (Veronica hederifolia). Weed Technol. 20: 438-444.
  • Munoz-Centeno, L. M. 2006. Systematic significance of seed morphology in Veronica (Plantaginaceae): A phylogenetic perspective. Ann. Bot. (London) 98: 335-350.
  • 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.
  • Roberts, H. A.; Neilson, J. E. 1982. Role of temperature in the seasonal dormancy of seeds of Veronica hederifolia L.
  • Taskova, R. M. 2004. Phylogeny of Veronica - a combination of molecular and chemical evidence. Plant Biology 6: 673-682.