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Stellaria americana (Porter ex B.L. Rob.) Standl. American chickweed

Symbol: STAM
Group: Dicot
Family: Caryophyllaceae
Duration: Perennial
Growth Habit: Forb/herb
Native Status:
  
  
Synonyms:
  ALAM7 Alsine americana (Porter ex B.L. Rob.) Rydb.
  ARSTA Arenaria stephaniana (Willd.) Shinners var. americana (Porter ex B.L. Rob.) Shinners
  STDIA Stellaria dichotoma L. var. americana Porter ex B.L. Rob.
Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:
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Classification:
     
Kingdom   Plantae – Plants
Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants
Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants
Division   Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants
Class   Magnoliopsida – Dicotyledons
Subclass   Caryophyllidae
Order   Caryophyllales
Family   Caryophyllaceae – Pink family
Genus   Stellaria L. – starwort
Species   Stellaria americana (Porter ex B.L. Rob.) Standl. – American chickweed

Source: USDA