Commelina communis var. communis

Family:Commelinaceae
Species:Commelina communis L. var. communis
Common Name:Asiatic dayflower
Habitat:Moist edges of forests, bottomlands in disturbed soils, and waste places. Quite dense in places but somewhat scattered in its distribution.
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Growth Habit:Forb/herb
Duration:Annual
Category:Vascular
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Taxonomic Notes:**
Status:Not Native, SE (State Rank), G5TNR (Global Rank)
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Classification

Division Magnoliophyta - Flowering Plants
Class Liliopsida
Sub Class Commelinidae
Order Commelinales
FamilyCommelinaceae
Genus Commelina
Species Commelina communis L. var. communis - Asiatic dayflower

Citation

Citation Commelina communis Linnaeus var. communis, Sp. Pl. 1: 40. 1753.
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Source

CountyYearHerbariaNotesSubmission Info
Kings  NYFA_1990    
St. Lawrence2004 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: Commelina communis
  10/7/2008 - Anne Johnson
Suffolk  NYFA_1990    
Ulster  NYFA_1990    
Westchester1958 US
barcode 00091562
Herbarium Name Used: Commelina communis f. aureostriata
isotype of Commelina communis f. aureostriata  

Synonyms

SynonymFull CitationBasionymTypeNotes
Commelina communis f. aureostriata Commelina communis Linnaeus f. aureostriata Mackeever, F.C., Rhodora 63(747):89. 1961   
Commelina willdenowii Commelina willdenowii Kunth