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Lysimachia monelli

Lysimachia monelli, Photo: Michael Lahanas

Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Eudicots
Cladus: Core eudicots
Cladus: Asterids
Ordo: Ericales

Familia: Primulaceae
Subfamilia: Myrsinoideae
Genus: Lysimachia
Sectio: L. sect. Lerouxia
Species: Lysimachia monelli
Subspecies: L. m. subsp. linifolia – L. m. subsp. maritima – L. m. subsp. monelli

Lysimachia monelli (L.) U.Manns & Anderb., Willdenowia 39: 52 (2009).

Anagallis monelli L., Sp. Pl. 1: 148 (1753).
Anagallis linifolia var. monelli (L.) R.Knuth in Engler & Prantl, Nat. Pflanzenfam. 325 (1905).
see Lysimachia monelli subsp. monelli

Native distribution areas:

Continental: Europe
Regional: Middle Europe
Czechoslovakia (introduced).
Regional: Southwestern Europe
Baleares, Portugal, Sardegna, Spain.
Continental: Africa
Regional: Northern Africa
Algeria, Morocco, Tunisia.
Continental: Northern America
Regional: Southwestern U.S.A.
California (introduced).
Regional: Southeastern U.S.A.
Virginia (introduced).

References: Brummitt, R.K. 2001. TDWG – World Geographical Scheme for Recording Plant Distributions, 2nd Edition
Primary references

Manns, U. & Anderberg, A.A. 2009. New combinations and names in Lysimachia (Myrsinaceae) for species of Anagallis, Pelletiera and Trientalis. Willdenowia 39(1): 49–54. DOI: 10.3372/wi.39.39103 Full text (PDF). Reference page.


Hassler, M. 2021. World Plants. Synonymic Checklist and Distribution of the World Flora. . Lysimachia monelli. Accessed: 2 Aug 2021.
Hassler, M. 2021. Lysimachia monelli. World Plants: Synonymic Checklists of the Vascular Plants of the World In: Roskovh, Y., Abucay, L., Orrell, T., Nicolson, D., Bailly, N., Kirk, P., Bourgoin, T., DeWalt, R.E., Decock, W., De Wever, A., Nieukerken, E. van, Zarucchi, J. & Penev, L., eds. 2021. Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life. Published online. Accessed: 2021 Aug 2. Reference page.
Govaerts, R. et al. 2021. Lysimachia monelli in Kew Science Plants of the World online. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published online. Accessed: 2021 Aug 2. Reference page. 2021. Lysimachia monelli. Missouri Botanical Garden. Published online. Accessed: 2 Aug 2021.
International Plant Names Index. 2021. Lysimachia monelli. Published online. Accessed: 2 Aug 2021.

Vernacular names
Deutsch: Leinblättriger Gauchheil
Türkçe: Mavi farekulağı

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