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A native of tropical America, Polygala paniculata naturalises easily in disturbed areas such as roadsides, forest edges and wasteland. It can spread very rapidly and soon becomes invasive. The species is invasive in several Pacific islands.

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Compiler: Comité français de l'UICN (IUCN French Committee) & IUCN SSC Invasive Species Specialist Group (ISSG)

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Publication date: 2008-03-14

Recommended citation: Global Invasive Species Database (2022) Species profile: Polygala paniculata. Downloaded from http://www.iucngisd.org/gisd/species.php?sc=1304 on 17-01-2022.

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Informations on Polygala paniculata has been recorded for the following locations. Click on the name for additional informations.
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Bibliography
6 references found for Polygala paniculata

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Florence J., Chevillotte H., Ollier C. & Meyer J.-Y. 2007. Polygala paniculata Base de donn�es botaniques Nadeaud de l Herbier de la Polyn�sie fran�aise (PAP).
Summary: Available from: http://www.herbier-tahiti.pf/Selection_Taxonomie.php?id_tax=3893 [Accessed 9 April 2008]
ITIS (Integrated Taxonomic Information System), 2008. Online Database Polygala paniculata L.
Summary: An online database that provides taxonomic information, common names, synonyms and geographical jurisdiction of a species. In addition links are provided to retrieve biological records and collection information from the Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF) Data Portal and bioscience articles from BioOne journals.
Available from: http://www.itis.gov/servlet/SingleRpt/SingleRpt?search_topic=TSN&search_value=29305 [Accessed 13 March 2008]
MacKee, H.S. 1994. Catalogue des plantes introduites et cultiv�es en Nouvelle-Cal�donie, 2nd edn. MNHN, Paris.
Summary: Cet ouvrage liste 1412 taxons (esp�ces, sous esp�ces et vari�t�s) introduits en Nouvelle-Cal�donie. L auteur pr�cise dans la majorit� des cas si l esp�ce est cultiv�e ou naturalis�e.
Meyer, J.-Y., Loope, L., Sheppard, A., Munzinger, J., Jaffre, T. 2006. Les plantes envahissantes et potentiellement envahissantes dans l archipel n�o-cal�donien : premi�re �valuation et recommandations de gestion. in M.-L. Beauvais et al. (2006) : Les esp�ces envahissantes dans l�archipel n�o-cal�donien, Paris, IRD �ditions, 260 p.+ c�d�rom.
PIER (Pacific Island Ecosystems at Risk), 2006. Polygala paniculata
Summary: Available from: http://www.hear.org/Pier/species/polygala_paniculata.htm [Accessed 9 April 2008]
Contact
The following 1 contacts offer information an advice on Polygala paniculata
Meyer,
Jean-Yves
Geographic region: Pacific, Indian Ocean
Ecosystem: Terrestrial
Expert in the botany of French Polynesia and the Pacific Islands, and has worked on ecology and biological control of Miconia calvescens in French Polynesia.
Organization:
D�l�gation � la Recherche
Address:
D�l�gation � la Recherche, Gouvernement de Polyn�sie fran�aise. B.P. 20981, 98713 Papeete, Tahiti, Polyn�sie fran�aise
Phone:
689 47 25 60
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Recommended citation
(2022). Polygala paniculata. IUCN Environmental Impact Classification for Alien Taxa (EICAT).