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Last updated 3/23/2009 by David Giblin.
Polygonum aviculare L. ssp. depressum (Meisn.) Arcang.[FNA5, HC2]
common knotweed, oval-leaf knotweed

Publication: Comp. Fl. Ital. 583. 1882.

Origin: Introduced

selected vouchers: WTU

Notes: FNA5: "Plants referable to P. arenastrum in the narrow sense are the most commonly encountered form of the subspecies in North America."

References: (none)

Synonyms & Misapplied Names:
Polygonum aequale Lindm.
Polygonum arenastrum Boreau[JPM, ILBC4]
Polygonum aviculare L. ssp. aequale (Lindm.) Asch. & Graebn.
Polygonum aviculare L. ssp. calculatum (Lindm.) Thell.
Polygonum aviculare L. ssp. microspermum (Jordan ex Boreau) Berher
Polygonum aviculare L. var. depressum Meisn.
Polygonum calcatum Lindm.
Polygonum microspermum Jordan ex Boreau
Polygonum montereyense Brenckle