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Silene vulgaris
(bladder campion)

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Silene vulgaris (bladder campion)

Summary

  • Last modified
  • 16 November 2021
  • Datasheet Type(s)
  • Invasive Species
  • Pest
  • Host Plant
  • Preferred Scientific Name
  • Silene vulgaris
  • Preferred Common Name
  • bladder campion
  • Taxonomic Tree
  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •   Kingdom: Plantae
  •     Phylum: Spermatophyta
  •       Subphylum: Angiospermae
  •         Class: Dicotyledonae

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PictureTitleCaptionCopyright
Silene vulgaris (bladder campion); flowers. Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. June, 2007.
TitleFlowering habit
CaptionSilene vulgaris (bladder campion); flowers. Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. June, 2007.
Copyright©D. Gordon E. Robertson-2007/via wikimedia - CC BY-SA 3.0
Silene vulgaris (bladder campion); flowers. Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. June, 2007.
Flowering habitSilene vulgaris (bladder campion); flowers. Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. June, 2007.©D. Gordon E. Robertson-2007/via wikimedia - CC BY-SA 3.0

Identity

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Preferred Scientific Name

  • Silene vulgaris

Preferred Common Name

  • bladder campion

Taxonomic Tree

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  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •     Kingdom: Plantae
  •         Phylum: Spermatophyta
  •             Subphylum: Angiospermae
  •                 Class: Dicotyledonae
  •                     Order: Caryophyllales
  •                         Family: Caryophyllaceae
  •                             Genus: Silene
  •                                 Species: Silene vulgaris

Distribution Table

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The distribution in this summary table is based on all the information available. When several references are cited, they may give conflicting information on the status. Further details may be available for individual references in the Distribution Table Details section which can be selected by going to Generate Report.

Last updated: 10 Feb 2022
Continent/Country/Region Distribution Last Reported Origin First Reported Invasive Reference Notes

Africa

AlgeriaPresent
EgyptPresent
LibyaPresent
MoroccoPresent
TunisiaPresent

Asia

AfghanistanPresent
ArmeniaPresent
AzerbaijanPresent
ChinaPresent
IndiaPresent
IranPresent
IsraelPresent
JordanPresent
KazakhstanPresent
LebanonPresent
MongoliaPresent
NepalPresent
PakistanPresent
SyriaPresent

Europe

AlbaniaPresent
AustriaPresent
BelarusPresent
BelgiumPresent
BulgariaPresent
CyprusPresent
DenmarkPresent
EstoniaPresent
FinlandPresent
FrancePresent
GermanyPresent
GreecePresent
HungaryPresent
IcelandPresentIntroduced1889As: Silene vulgaris var. vulgaris
IrelandPresent
ItalyPresent
LatviaPresent
LithuaniaPresent
NetherlandsPresent
NorwayPresent
PolandPresent
PortugalPresent
RomaniaPresent
RussiaPresent
SpainPresent
SwedenPresent
SwitzerlandPresent
UkrainePresent
United KingdomPresentIntroduced1913

North America

CanadaPresent
-AlbertaPresent
-ManitobaPresent
GreenlandPresent
United StatesPresent
-MichiganPresent

Oceania

AustraliaPresentIntroduced1878

South America

ChilePresentIntroduced1933

Host Plants and Other Plants Affected

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Plant nameFamilyContextReferences
Triticum aestivum (wheat)PoaceaeUnknown

References

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Ihsan Ullah, Wazir, S. M., Ayesha Farooq, Khan, S. U., Zahid Hussain, 2011. Identification of common weeds and its distribution pattern in wheat fields of FR Bannu, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan. Pakistan Journal of Weed Science Research, 17(4), 407-416. http://www.wssp.org.pk/174-12.pdf

Kämpf, I., Hölzel, N., Kühling, I., Kiehl, K., 2016. Arable weed flora in the Western Siberian grain belt. In: Julius-Kühn-Archiv,(No.452) [ed. by Nordmeyer, H., Ulber, L.]. Quedlinburg, Germany: Julius Kühn Institut, Bundesforschungsinstitut für Kulturpflanzen. 76-83. http://pub.jki.bund.de/index.php/JKA/article/view/6209/5913

Distribution References

CABI Data Mining, 2011. Invasive Species Databases.,

Ihsan Ullah, Wazir S M, Ayesha Farooq, Khan S U, Zahid Hussain, 2011. Identification of common weeds and its distribution pattern in wheat fields of FR Bannu, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan. Pakistan Journal of Weed Science Research. 17 (4), 407-416. http://www.wssp.org.pk/174-12.pdf

Kämpf I, Hölzel N, Kühling I, Kiehl K, 2016. Arable weed flora in the Western Siberian grain belt. In: Julius-Kühn-Archiv. [ed. by Nordmeyer H, Ulber L]. Quedlinburg, Germany: Julius Kühn Institut, Bundesforschungsinstitut für Kulturpflanzen. 76-83. http://pub.jki.bund.de/index.php/JKA/article/view/6209/5913

Malumphy C, Ostrauskas H, Pye D, 2010. New data on the scale insects (Hemiptera, Coccoidea) of southern Lithuania, including ten species new for the country. Acta Zoologica Lituanica. 20 (3), 253-263. http://versita.com/science/lifesciences/azl/ DOI:10.2478/v10043-010-0025-4

Seebens H, Blackburn T M, Dyer E E, Genovesi P, Hulme P E, Jeschke J M, Pagad S, Pyšek P, Winter M, Arianoutsou M, Bacher S, Blasius B, Brundu G, Capinha C, Celesti-Grapow L, Dawson W, Dullinger S, Fuentes N, Jäger H, Kartesz J, Kenis M, Kreft H, Kühn I, Lenzner B, Liebhold A, Mosena A (et al), 2017. No saturation in the accumulation of alien species worldwide. Nature Communications. 8 (2), 14435. http://www.nature.com/articles/ncomms14435

Links to Websites

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GISD/IASPMR: Invasive Alien Species Pathway Management Resource and DAISIE European Invasive Alien Species Gatewayhttps://doi.org/10.5061/dryad.m93f6Data source for updated system data added to species habitat list.

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