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Silene virginica
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Silene virginica

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Silene caroliniana, Wild Pink
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Silene caroliniana, Wild Pink
Silene ovata
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Silene ovata
Silene latifolia
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Silene latifolia

Silene regia, Flower
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Silene regia, Flower
Silene latifolia, White Campion
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Silene latifolia, White Campion
Silene virginica, pollen
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Silene virginica, pollen

Silene virginica
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Silene virginica
Silene virginica
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Silene virginica
Silene polypetala, Eastern Fringed Catchfly
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Silene polypetala, Eastern Fringed Catchfly

Silene polypetala, Eastern Fringed Catchfly
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Silene polypetala, Eastern Fringed Catchfly
Silene polypetala, Eastern Fringed Catchfly
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Silene polypetala, Eastern Fringed Catchfly
Silene polypetala, Eastern Fringed Catchfly
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Silene polypetala, Eastern Fringed Catchfly

Silene polypetala, Eastern Fringed Catchfly
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Silene polypetala, Eastern Fringed Catchfly
Silene polypetala, Eastern Fringed Catchfly
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Silene polypetala, Eastern Fringed Catchfly
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Silene L.
catchfly


General Information
Symbol: SILEN
Group: Dicot
Family: Caryophyllaceae
Duration:  
Growth Habit :  
Native Status : AK   I,N
CAN   I,N,W
GL   I,N
HI   I,N
L48   I,N
SPM   I,N
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Native Status:
lower 48 status L48    Alaska status AK    Hawaii status HI    Puerto Rico status PR    Virgin Islands status VI    Navassa Island NAV    Canada status CAN    Greenland status GL    Saint Pierre and Michelon status SPM    North America NA   

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Classification

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Rank Scientific Name and Common Name
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 Silene L. – catchfly

Subordinate Taxa

The Plants Database includes the following 88 species of Silene . Click below on a thumbnail map or name for species profiles. Plant is native (blue) Native Plant is introduced Introduced Plant is introduced Native and Introduced Related taxa legend Distribution of <i>
Silene acaulis</i>
(L.) Jacq.
Silene acaulis
moss campion Distribution of <i>
Silene alexandri</i>
Hillebr.
Silene alexandri
Kamalo Gulch catchfly Distribution of <i>
Silene antirrhina</i>
L.
Silene antirrhina
sleepy silene Distribution of <i>
Silene aperta</i>
Greene
Silene aperta
naked catchfly Distribution of <i>
Silene apetala</i>
Willd. [excluded]
Silene apetala
Distribution of <i>
Silene armeria</i>
L.
Silene armeria
sweet William silene Distribution of <i>
Silene atropurpurea</i>
(Griseb.) Greuter & Burdet
Silene atropurpurea
Distribution of <i>
Silene bernardina</i>
S. Watson
Silene bernardina
Palmer's catchfly Distribution of <i>
Silene bridgesii</i>
Rohrb.
Silene bridgesii
Bridges' catchfly Distribution of <i>
Silene californica</i>
Durand
Silene californica
Indian pink Distribution of <i>
Silene campanulata</i>
S. Watson
Silene campanulata
Red Mountain catchfly Distribution of <i>
Silene caroliniana</i>
Walter
Silene caroliniana
sticky catchfly Distribution of <i>
Silene chlorantha</i>
(Willd.) Ehrh.
Silene chlorantha
yellowgreen catchfly Distribution of <i>
Silene clokeyi</i>
C.L. Hitchc. & Maguire
Silene clokeyi
Clokey's catchfly Distribution of <i>
Silene coeli-rosa</i>
(L.) Godr.
Silene coeli-rosa
rose silene Distribution of <i>
Silene conica</i>
L.
Silene conica
striped corn catchfly Distribution of <i>
Silene conoidea</i>
L.
Silene conoidea
weed silene Distribution of <i>
Silene cryptopetala</i>
Hillebr.
Silene cryptopetala
Haleakala catchfly Distribution of <i>
Silene csereii</i>
Baumg.
Silene csereii
Balkan catchfly Distribution of <i>
Silene degeneri</i>
Sherff
Silene degeneri
Koolau Gap catchfly Distribution of <i>
Silene dichotoma</i>
Ehrh.
Silene dichotoma
forked catchfly Distribution of <i>
Silene dioica</i>
(L.) Clairville
Silene dioica
red catchfly Distribution of <i>
Silene douglasii</i>
Hook.
Silene douglasii
Douglas's catchfly Distribution of <i>
Silene drummondii</i>
Hook.
Silene drummondii
Drummond's campion Distribution of <i>
Silene flos-jovis</i>
(L.) Greuter & Burdet
Silene flos-jovis
Distribution of <i>
Silene gallica</i>
L.
Silene gallica
common catchfly Distribution of <i>
Silene grayi</i>
S. Watson
Silene grayi
Gray's catchfly Distribution of <i>
Silene ×hampeana</i>
Meusel & K. Werner [<i>
dioica × latifolia</i>
]
Silene ×hampeana [ dioica × latifolia ]
catchfly Distribution of <i>
Silene hawaiiensis</i>
Sherff
Silene hawaiiensis
Hawai'i catchfly Distribution of <i>
Silene hookeri</i>
Nutt.
Silene hookeri
Hooker's silene Distribution of <i>
Silene inaperta</i>
L.
Silene inaperta
Distribution of <i>
Silene invisa</i>
C.L. Hitchc. & Maguire
Silene invisa
red fir catchfly Distribution of <i>
Silene involucrata</i>
(Cham. & Schltdl.) Bocquet
Silene involucrata
arctic catchfly Distribution of <i>
Silene italica</i>
(L.) Pers.
Silene italica
Italian catchfly Distribution of <i>
Silene kingii</i>
(S. Watson) Bocquet
Silene kingii
King's campion Distribution of <i>
Silene laciniata</i>
Cav.
Silene laciniata
cardinal catchfly Distribution of <i>
Silene lanceolata</i>
A. Gray
Silene lanceolata
Kauai catchfly Distribution of <i>
Silene latifolia</i>
Poir.
Silene latifolia
bladder campion Distribution of <i>
Silene lemmonii</i>
S. Watson
Silene lemmonii
Lemmon's catchfly Distribution of <i>
Silene macrosperma</i>
(A.E. Porsild) Hultén
Silene macrosperma
largefruit catchfly Distribution of <i>
Silene marmorensis</i>
Kruckeb.
Silene marmorensis
Marble Mountain catchfly Distribution of <i>
Silene menziesii</i>
Hook.
Silene menziesii
Menzies' campion Distribution of <i>
Silene multinervia</i>
S. Watson
Silene multinervia
manynerve catchfly Distribution of <i>
Silene nachlingerae</i>
Tiehm
Silene nachlingerae
Nevada catchfly Distribution of <i>
Silene nivea</i>
(Nutt.) Muhl. ex Otth
Silene nivea
evening campion Distribution of <i>
Silene noctiflora</i>
L.
Silene noctiflora
nightflowering silene Distribution of <i>
Silene nuda</i>
(S. Watson) C.L. Hitchc. & Maguire
Silene nuda
western fringed catchfly Distribution of <i>
Silene nutans</i>
L.
Silene nutans
Eurasian catchfly Distribution of <i>
Silene occidentalis</i>
S. Watson
Silene occidentalis
western catchfly Distribution of <i>
Silene oregana</i>
S. Watson
Silene oregana
Oregon silene Distribution of <i>
Silene ovata</i>
Pursh
Silene ovata
Blue Ridge catchfly Distribution of <i>
Silene parishii</i>
S. Watson
Silene parishii
Parish's catchfly Distribution of <i>
Silene parryi</i>
(S. Watson) C.L. Hitchc. & Maguire
Silene parryi
Parry's silene Distribution of <i>
Silene pendula</i>
L.
Silene pendula
nodding catchfly Distribution of <i>
Silene perlmanii</i>
W.L. Wagner, D.R. Herbst & Sohmer
Silene perlmanii
cliffface catchfly Distribution of <i>
Silene petersonii</i>
Maguire
Silene petersonii
plateau catchfly Distribution of <i>
Silene plankii</i>
C.L. Hitchc. & Maguire
Silene plankii
Plank's catchfly Distribution of <i>
Silene polypetala</i>
(Walter) Fernald & B.G. Schub.
Silene polypetala
eastern fringed catchfly Distribution of <i>
Silene pseudatocion</i>
Desf.
Silene pseudatocion
North African catchfly Distribution of <i>
Silene rectiramea</i>
B.L. Rob.
Silene rectiramea
Grand Canyon campion Distribution of <i>
Silene regia</i>
Sims
Silene regia
royal catchfly Distribution of <i>
Silene repens</i>
Patrin ex Pers.
Silene repens
pink campion Distribution of <i>
Silene rotundifolia</i>
Nutt.
Silene rotundifolia
roundleaf catchfly Distribution of <i>
Silene rupestris</i>
L.
Silene rupestris
Distribution of <i>
Silene salmonacea</i>
T.W. Nelson, J.P. Nelson & S.A. Erwin
Silene salmonacea
Klamath Mountain catchfly Distribution of <i>
Silene sargentii</i>
S. Watson
Silene sargentii
Sargent's catchfly Distribution of <i>
Silene scaposa</i>
B.L. Rob.
Silene scaposa
Blue Mountain catchfly Distribution of <i>
Silene scouleri</i>
Hook.
Silene scouleri
simple campion Distribution of <i>
Silene secundiflora</i>
Otth
Silene secundiflora
Distribution of <i>
Silene seelyi</i>
Morton & J.W. Thomp.
Silene seelyi
Seely's catchfly Distribution of <i>
Silene sibirica</i>
(L.) Persoon
Silene sibirica
Siberian catchfly Distribution of <i>
Silene soczaviana</i>
(Schischkin) Bocquet
Silene soczaviana
boreal catchfly Distribution of <i>
Silene sorensenis</i>
(B. Boivin) Bocquet
Silene sorensenis
Sorensen's catchfly Distribution of <i>
Silene spaldingii</i>
S. Watson
Silene spaldingii
Spalding's silene Distribution of <i>
Silene stellata</i>
(L.) W.T. Aiton
Silene stellata
widowsfrill Distribution of <i>
Silene struthioloides</i>
A. Gray
Silene struthioloides
alpine catchfly Distribution of <i>
Silene subciliata</i>
B.L. Rob.
Silene subciliata
Louisiana catchfly Distribution of <i>
Silene suecica</i>
(Lodd.) Greuter & Burdet
Silene suecica
catchfly Distribution of <i>
Silene suksdorfii</i>
B.L. Rob.
Silene suksdorfii
Suksdorf's silene Distribution of <i>
Silene taimyrensis</i>
(Tolm.) Bocquet
Silene taimyrensis
Taimyr catchfly Distribution of <i>
Silene tayloriae</i>
(B.L. Rob.) Hultén
Silene tayloriae
Peel River catchfly Distribution of <i>
Silene thurberi</i>
S. Watson
Silene thurberi
woolly catchfly Distribution of <i>
Silene uniflora</i>
Roth
Silene uniflora
sea campion Distribution of <i>
Silene uralensis</i>
(Rupr.) Bocquet
Silene uralensis
apetalous catchfly Distribution of <i>
Silene verecunda</i>
S. Watson
Silene verecunda
San Francisco campion Distribution of <i>
Silene virginica</i>
L.
Silene virginica
fire pink Distribution of <i>
Silene vulgaris</i>
(Moench) Garcke
Silene vulgaris
maidenstears Distribution of <i>
Silene wrightii</i>
A. Gray
Silene wrightii
Wright's catchfly Plant is native (blue) Native Plant is introduced Introduced Plant is introduced Native and Introduced Related taxa legend

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Silene sp.
Silene sp.
Campion
ID: 1335 3153 0669 0114 [detail]
Sherry Ballard
© 2002 California Academy of Sciences

Silene sp.
Silene sp.
ID: 8266 3261 1040 0027 [detail]
William R. Hewlett
© 1999 California Academy of Sciences

Silene sp.
Silene sp.
ID: 8266 3261 1040 0024 [detail]
William R. Hewlett
© 1999 California Academy of Sciences

Silene sp.
Silene sp.
ID: 8266 3261 2621 0004 [detail]
William R. Hewlett
© 1999 California Academy of Sciences

Silene sp.
Silene sp.
Campion
ID: 1335 3153 0669 0113 [detail]
Sherry Ballard
© 2002 California Academy of Sciences

Silene sp.
Silene sp.
ID: 8266 3261 2552 0031 [detail]
William R. Hewlett
© 1999 California Academy of Sciences

Silene sp.
Silene sp.
ID: 1351 3151 0544 0034 [detail]
Jo-Ann Ordano
© 2005 California Academy of Sciences

Silene sp.
Silene sp.
ID: 0000 0000 0506 1257 [detail]
© 2006 Louis-M. Landry

Silene sp.
Silene sp.
ID: 0000 0000 0506 1258 [detail]
© 2006 Louis-M. Landry

Silene sp.
Silene sp.
ID: 0000 0000 0910 0189 [detail]
© 2010 Julie Kierstead Nelson

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