Oxalis corniculata

ClassificationFlowering Plants
Family (Traditional)Oxalidaceae
SpeciesOxalis corniculata L.
Common NameCreeping wood sorrel
Growth HabitForb
Plant Notes**
C value N/A
StatusNot Native, FACU (NWPL)
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** Not applicable or data not available.

Subspecies and Varieties

Not applicable or data not available.


SynonymFull CitationBasionymType
Acetosella corniculata Acetosella corniculata (L.) Kuntze  
Oxalis corniculata var. atropurpurea Oxalis corniculata var. atropurpurea Planch.  
Oxalis corniculata var. langloisii Oxalis corniculata var. langloisii (Small) Wieg.  
Oxalis corniculata var. lupulina Oxalis corniculata var. lupulina (R. Knuth) Zucc.  
Oxalis corniculata var. macrophylla Oxalis corniculata var. macrophylla Arsene ex R. Knuth  
Oxalis corniculata var. minor Oxalis corniculata var. minor Laing  
Oxalis corniculata var. reptans Oxalis corniculata var. reptans Laing  
Oxalis corniculata var. villosa Oxalis corniculata var. villosa (Bieb.) Hohen.  
Oxalis corniculata var. viscidula Oxalis corniculata var. viscidula Wieg.  
Oxalis langloisii Oxalis langloisii (Small) Fedde  
Oxalis pusilla Oxalis pusilla Salisb.  
Oxalis repens Oxalis repens Thunb.  
Oxalis villosa Oxalis villosa Bieb.  
Xanthoxalis corniculata Xanthoxalis corniculata (L.) Small  
Xanthoxalis corniculata var. atropurpurea Xanthoxalis corniculata var. atropurpurea (Planch.) Moldenke  
Xanthoxalis langloisii Xanthoxalis langloisii Small  
Xanthoxalis repens Xanthoxalis repens (Thunb.) Moldenke  

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 an accession number to view full details; click on column headers to sort.

Counties included on distribution map: Howard, Tippecanoe, Wells

Counties represented by specimen data listed below:

Herbaria represented by specimen data listed below: BUT

Range of years during which specimens were collected: 1936 - 1997

Accession No. (click for full details) County Coll. Date Collector &
Collection No.
Herbarium &
Herbarium Name Used
80926 Wells 01 Oct 1947 Charles C. Deam
Oxalis corniculata L.
80927 Wells 01 Oct 1947 Charles C. Deam
Oxalis corniculata L.
80928 Wells 01 Oct 1947 Charles C. Deam
Oxalis corniculata L.
49140 Howard 22 May 1936 Charles M. Ek
Oxalis corniculata L.
154173 Tippecanoe 19 Sep 1997 Loren Moriarty
Oxalis corniculata L.
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