Linum aristatum

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Linum aristatum
Linum aristatum


Taxonavigation: Malpighiales 
Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Eudicots
Cladus: Core eudicots
Cladus: Rosids
Cladus: Eurosids I
Ordo: Malpighiales

Familia: Linaceae
Subfamilia: Linoideae
Genus: Linum
Species: Linum aristatum


Linum aristatum Engelm. in F.A.Wislizenus, Mem. Tour N. Mexico: 101 (1848).


  • Homotypic
    • Cathartolinum aristatum (Engelm.) Small in N.L.Britton & al. (eds.), N. Amer. Fl. 25: 83 (1907).
    • Mesynium aristatum (Engelm.) W.A.Weber, Phytologia 55: 3 (1984).


Native distribution areas:
  • Northern America
    • Northwestern U.S.A.
      • Colorado,
    • Southwestern U.S.A.
      • Arizona, New Mexico, Utah.
    • South-Central U.S.A.
      • Texas.
    • Mexico
      • Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest.

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


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Vernacular names[edit]

English: Bristle flax

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