Taxon  Report   9691 
Arenaria serpyllifolia  L.
thymeleaf sandwort
Arenaria serpyllifolia, a dicot, is an annual herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.
 

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Arenaria serpyllifolia
© 2006 Steve Matson
Arenaria serpyllifolia
© 2008 Steve Matson
Communities: weed, characteristic of disturbed places
Habitat: disturbed [Walker]
Wetlands:Usually occurs in non wetlands, but occasionally found in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Family: CARYOPHYLLACEAE  
Genus: Arenaria
Subspecies and Varieties:
Arenaria serpyllifolia var. serpyllifolia
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Other Names:
(according to)

PLANTS: Arenaria leptoclados
PLANTS: Arenaria serpyllifolia ssp. leptoclados
PLANTS: Arenaria serpyllifolia ssp. serpyllifolia
PLANTS: Arenaria serpyllifolia var. tenuior
 Information about  Arenaria serpyllifolia  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (ARSE2)

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Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Sep 02, 2014).

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