Polygonaceae Juss. (The Dock Family) 24 species from the Polygonaceae family are recorded from the Maltese Islands.
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Maltese name(s) :
Maltese name not known
Status for Malta :
Naturalised Alien. Species that was introduced in Malta after year 1492 (Columbus' discovery of the New World)
and spreads and integrates to form established, non-invasive populations.
Species may become become invasive if it widespreads rapidly.
Very Common Common Frequent Scarce Rare Very rare Extinct
Occurrences in Europe and the Mediterranean region. (from Euro+Med Checklist, 2019) Country codes
Ab(A N) AE Ag Al Ar Au(A L) Az Be(B L) BH Bl(M) Br Bu By Cg Co Cr Cs Ct Cy Da Eg Es Fe Ga(C F) Ge Gg(A D G) Gr Hb(E N) He Ho Hs(A S) Hu Ir Is It Jo La Le Lt Lu Ma Md(M) Mk Mo No Po Rf(C CS E K N NW S) Rm Sa Si(M S) Sk Sl Sr Su Sy Tn Tu(A E) Uk(K U) [nAz(F M T) aFa]
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