Montia linearis

Species:Montia linearis (Douglas ex Hook.) Greene
Common Name:Narrowleaf Miner's Lettuce
Habitat:Low wet ground.
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Growth Habit:Herb
USDA Symbol:**
Plant Notes:**
Taxonomic Notes:First discovered in Alabama by Adam Hayes in the Ball Play Swamp area, Etowah County in March 2020.
Status:Not Native
Specimen: View specimen details in the Alabama Herbarium Consortium Specimen Database

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FamilyMONTIACEAE - Spring Beauty Family family
Genus Montia
Species Montia linearis (Douglas ex Hook.) Greene - Narrowleaf Miner's Lettuce


Citation Montia linearis (Douglas ex Hooker) Greene, Fl. Francisc. 2: 181. 1891.
Basionym: Claytonia linearis Douglas ex Hook. 1832.
Type: WASHINGTON & OREGON: Great [Celio] Falls and Little Falls of the Columbia [River].

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SynonymFull CitationBasionymType
Claytonia linearis Claytonia linearis Douglas ex Hook., Fl. Bor.-Amer. 1(5): 224, pl. 71. 1832. WASHINGTON & OREGON: Great [Celio] Falls and Little Falls of the Columbia [River].

Specimens and Distribution

This species has been reported in the following counties by the herbaria listed. An overview of the individual specimens are provided in the table that follows. Click on the accession number to view details; click on column headers to sort; choose a county or herbaria to filter the specimen data.

Counties included on distribution map: Etowah

Counties represented by specimen data listed below:

Herbaria represented by specimen data listed below: UWAL

Range of years during which specimens were collected: -

Barcode / Accession No. County Coll. Date Collector &
Collection No.
Herbarium &
Herbarium Name Used
UWAL0047996 Etowah 27 Mar 2020 England, J. Kevin
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