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Armeria maritima (Mill.) Willd. ssp. sibirica (Turcz. ex Boiss.) Nyman
Siberian sea thrift

General Information
Symbol: ARMAS
Group: Dicot
Family: Plumbaginaceae
Duration: Perennial
Growth Habit: Forb/herb
Native Status: AK   N
GL   N
L48   N
Data Source and Documentation
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green round image for nativity Native blue round image for introduced Introduced ocre round image for introduced and nativity Both white round image for no status Absent/Unreported
image for native, but no county data Native, No County Data image for introduced, but no county data Introduced, No County Data both introduced and native, but no county data Both, No County Data
Native Status:
lower 48 status L48    Alaska status AK    Hawaii status HI    Puerto Rico status PR    Virgin Islands status VI    Navassa Island NAV    Canada status CAN    Greenland status GL    Saint Pierre and Michelon status SPM    North America NA   


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Britton, N.L., and A. Brown. 1913. An illustrated flora of the northern United States, Canada and the British Possessions. 3 vols. Charles Scribner's Sons, New York. Vol. 2: 718. Provided by Kentucky Native Plant Society. Scanned by Omnitek Inc. Usage Requirements.



Symbol Scientific Name
ARAR12 Armeria arctica (Cham.) Wallr.
ARLA20 Armeria labradorica Wallr.
ARLAS2 Armeria labradorica Wallr. var. submutica (S.F. Blake) H.F. Lewis
ARMAA3 Armeria maritima (Mill.) Willd. ssp. arctica (Cham.) Hultén
ARMAL2 Armeria maritima (Mill.) Willd. ssp. labradorica (Wallr.) Hultén
ARMAP3 Armeria maritima (Mill.) Willd. ssp. purpurea (W.D.J. Koch) Á. Löve & D. Löve
ARMAL3 Armeria maritima (Mill.) Willd. var. labradorica (Wallr.) G.H.M. Lawrence
ARMAP2 Armeria maritima (Mill.) Willd. var. purpurea (W.D.J. Koch) G.H.M. Lawrence
ARMAS2 Armeria maritima (Mill.) Willd. var. sibirica (Turcz. ex Boiss.) G.H.M. Lawrence
ARSC5 Armeria scabra Pall. ex Willd.
ARSCS Armeria scabra Pall. ex Willd. ssp. sibirica (Turcz. ex Boiss.) Hyl.
ARVU3 Armeria vulgaris Willd. p.p.


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Rank Scientific Name and Common Name
Kingdom Plantae – Plants
Subkingdom Tracheobionta – Vascular plants
Superdivision Spermatophyta – Seed plants
Division Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants
Class Magnoliopsida – Dicotyledons
Subclass Caryophyllidae
Order Plumbaginales
Family Plumbaginaceae – Leadwort family
Genus Armeria (DC.) Willd. – armeria
Species Armeria maritima (Mill.) Willd. – thrift seapink
Subspecies Armeria maritima (Mill.) Willd. ssp. sibirica (Turcz. ex Boiss.) Nyman – Siberian sea thrift

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