Sagina japonica

Family:Caryophyllaceae
Species:Sagina japonica (Sw.) Ohwi
Common Name:Japanese pearlwort
Habitat:Waste places (including urban settings), disturbed soils, and brackish to fresh tidal marshes along the Hudson River.
Associated Ecological Communities:**
Growth Habit:Forb/herb
Duration:Annual
Category:Vascular
Plant Notes:**
Taxonomic Notes:**
Status:Not Native, SE (State Rank), GNR (Global Rank)
References:**

** Not applicable or data not available.

Classification

Division Magnoliophyta - Flowering Plants
Class Magnoliopsida
Sub Class Caryophyllidae
Order Caryophyllales
FamilyCaryophyllaceae
Genus Sagina
Species Sagina japonica (Sw.) Ohwi - Japanese pearlwort

Citation

Citation Sagina japonica (Swartz) Ohwi, J. Jap. Bot. 13: 438. 1937.
Basionym: Spergula japonica Swartz, Ges. Naturf. Freude Berlin Neue Schriften 3: 164, plate 1, fig. 2. 1801
Type: **

** Not applicable or data not available.

Source

CountyYearHerbariaNotesSubmission Info
Albany1991 BKL
BKL00048401
Herbarium Name Used: Sagina japonica
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Bronx1994 BKL
BKL00048400
Herbarium Name Used: Sagina japonica
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Bronx1947 NYS    
Columbia1992 NYS    
Kings1971 NYS    
Kings1988 BKL
BKL00048396
Herbarium Name Used: Sagina japonica
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings2011 BKL
BKL00100290
Herbarium Name Used: Sagina japonica
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1993 BKL
BKL00048398
Herbarium Name Used: Sagina japonica
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings2008 BKL
BKL00090019
Herbarium Name Used: Sagina japonica
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
New York2003 BKL
BKL00025751
Herbarium Name Used: Sagina japonica
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Orange1990 NYS    
Putnam1990 BKL
BKL00091244
Herbarium Name Used: Sagina japonica
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens1993 BKL
BKL00048397
Herbarium Name Used: Sagina japonica
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens1988 BKL
BKL00048399
Herbarium Name Used: Sagina japonica
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Rockland1990 NYS    
St. Lawrence2009 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: Sagina japonica
  10/6/2009 - Anne Johnson
Washington1990 NYS    

Synonyms

SynonymFull CitationBasionymTypeNotes
Sagina echinosperma Sagina echinosperma Hayata   
Sagina sinensis Sagina sinensis Hance   
Sagina taquetii Sagina taquetii Lév.   
Spergula japonica Spergula japonica Swartz, Ges. Naturf. Freude Berlin Neue Schriften 3: 164, plate 1, fig. 2. 1801