Oxalis repens

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Oxalis repens


Taxonavigation: Oxalidales 
Classification System: APG IV

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

Familia: Oxalidaceae
Genus: Oxalis
Subgenus: O. subg. Oxalis
Sectio: O. sect. Corniculatae
Species: Oxalis repens


Oxalis repens Thunb., 1781.


  • Homotypic
    • Oxalis corniculata var. repens (Thunb.) Zucc., Denkschr. Koeingl. Akad. Wiss. München, ser. 2, 1: 230. 1831.
    • Xanthoxalis corniculata subsp. repens (Thunb.) Tzvelev, Fl. Vostochnoĭ Evropy 9: 368. 1996.
    • Xanthoxalis repens (Thunb.) Moldenke, Castanea 9: 42. 1944.
    • Xanthoxalis repens (Thunb.) Dostál, Folia Mus. Rer. Nat. Bohem. Occid., Bot. 21: 9. 1984, comb. superfl.
  • Heterotypic
    • Oxalis atropurpurea Jahand. & Maire, Cat. Pl. Maroc 2: 448. 1932, nom. inval.
    • Oxalis corniculata var. atropurpurea Planch., J. Gén. Hort. 12: 47 (-48; t. 1205). 1857 [1].
    • Oxalis tropaeoloides E.Vilm., Fl. Pleine Terre 584. 1863.


Often included in the concept of O.corniculata. I may prove to be isolated from that species and therefor presented here at specific rank awaiting futher study (B.R.Nair and P.Kuriachan 2004).


  • Nair, B.R. & Kuriachan, P. 2004. Cytogenetic evidence of the evolution of Oxalis corniculata var. atropurpurea Planch. Cytologia 69: 149–153.
  • Nesom, G.L. 2009. Again: taxonomy of yellow-flowered caulescent Oxalis (Oxalidaceae) in eastern North America. Journal of the Botanical Research Institute of Texas 3(2): 727 – 738.
  • Thunberg, A. 1781. Oxalis 16.
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