Lythrum L.

, Sp. Pl. 1: 446 (1753).
IPNI Life Sciences Identifier (LSID)
Species Plantarum
1: 446
Date of Publication
1 Mai 1753
Family as entered in IPNI

Type Information

Type Name
Designated Type: L. hyssopifolia L.
Chosen By
M.L.Green Nom. Prop. Brit. Bot. 157. 1929 [Aug 1929]

Nomenclatural Notes

Gen. Pl. ed. 5, 205. 1754


Britton & Brown (Ill. Fl. N. U. S., ed. 2, 2: 580. 1913) designated L. salicaria L. as the type of the genus; their type choice, made under the American Code, is to be replaced under Vienna Code Art. Art. 10.5(b) by M. L. Green's choice of L. hyssopifolia L.


Same citation as
Lythrum L., Species Plantarum (1753).
Same citation as
Lythrum L., Sp. Pl. 1: 446 (1753).