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Rumex acetosella
(Polygonaceae)

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Species description or overview

Rumex acetosella information from PIER
Information on Rumex acetosella as relevant to Pacific Islands is provided by the Pacific Island Ecosystems at Risk project (PIER).

Rumex acetosella description and ecology from GISD (ISSG)
A species description and information about the ecology of Rumex acetosella as an invasive species is provided from the Global Invasive Species Database (GISD). GISD was created and is maintained by IUCN's Invasive Species Specialist Group (ISSG).


Taxonomy & nomenclature

GRIN nomenclature info for Rumex acetosella
Nomenclatural information about Rumex acetosella is provided by USDA/ARS/NGRP/GRIN.

Rumex acetosella information from the Smithsonian's Flora of the Hawaiian Islands
Information about Rumex acetosella--including nomenclature and synonymy, and status and distribution in Hawaii--is provided by the "Flora of the Hawaiian Islands" website of the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History. Links from this page include descriptive information about the species, as well as worldwide distributional information and general information about the genus.

Rumex acetosella information from ITIS
The Integrated Taxonomic Information System ITIS provides authoritative taxonomic information on Rumex acetosella, as well as other plants, animals, fungi, and microbes of North America and the world.

IPNI nomenclature info for Rumex acetosella
Nomenclatural information about Rumex acetosella is provided by The International Plant Names Index (IPNI).


Impacts

Rumex acetosella (Polygonaceae): species information from GCW
Information on Rumex acetosella as relevant to Pacific Islands is provided by the Global Compendium of Weeds (GCW).

Rumex acetosella impact information from GISD (ISSG)
Impact information regarding Rumex acetosella as an invasive species is provided from the Global Invasive Species Database (GISD). GISD was created and is maintained by IUCN's Invasive Species Specialist Group (ISSG).


Control methods

Rumex acetosella management information from GISD (ISSG)
Management information for Rumex acetosella as an invasive species is provided from the Global Invasive Species Database (GISD). GISD was created and is maintained by IUCN's Invasive Species Specialist Group (ISSG).


Images

Images of Rumex acetosella (Polygonaceae) (sheep sorrel)
Links to high-resolution free images of Rumex acetosella (Polygonaceae) (sheep sorrel) by Forest & Kim Starr (USGS) are available here.

Rumex acetosella information from the Smithsonian Flora of the Hawaiian Islands
Information about Rumex acetosella in Hawaii is available from the Smithsonian Flora of the Hawaiian Islands.

Rumex acetosella images from PIER
Images of Rumex acetosella provided by the Pacific Island Ecosystems at Risk project (PIER).


Distribution

Rumex acetosella information from the Smithsonian Flora of the Hawaiian Islands
Information about Rumex acetosella in Hawaii is available from the Smithsonian Flora of the Hawaiian Islands.

Rumex acetosella information from the Smithsonian's Flora of the Hawaiian Islands
Information about Rumex acetosella--including nomenclature and synonymy, and status and distribution in Hawaii--is provided by the "Flora of the Hawaiian Islands" website of the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History. Links from this page include descriptive information about the species, as well as worldwide distributional information and general information about the genus.

Rumex acetosella worldwide distribution from GISD (ISSG)
Worldwide distribution information about Rumex acetosella is provided from the Global Invasive Species Database (GISD). GISD was created and is maintained by IUCN's Invasive Species Specialist Group (ISSG).


Books

Weeds of the West
Whitson, Tom D., Larry C. Burrill, Steven A. Dewey, David W. Cudney, B.E. Nelson, Richard D. Lee, and Robert Parker. Whitson, Tom D. (ed.) . 2001. Weeds of the West. 9th ed. Laramie: University of Wyoming. ISBN: 0-941570-13-4.


Full-text articles

Alien plant invasions in native ecosystems of Hawaii: Management and research
Stone, Charles P., Clifford W. Smith, and J. Timothy Tunison (eds.) . 1992. Alien plant invasions in native ecosystems of Hawaii: Management and research. Honolulu: University of Hawaii Cooperative National Park Resources Studies Unit. ISBN: 0-8248-1474-6.


Experts

Rumex acetosella contacts from GISD (ISSG)
Contact information for experts on Rumex acetosella as an invasive species is provided from the Global Invasive Species Database (GISD). GISD was created and is maintained by IUCN's Invasive Species Specialist Group (ISSG).


Other resources

Rumex acetosella references from GISD (ISSG)
References regarding Rumex acetosella as an invasive species is provided from the Global Invasive Species Database (GISD). GISD was created and is maintained by IUCN's Invasive Species Specialist Group (ISSG).


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