Taxon: Pluchea odorata (L.) Cass.

 
Genus: Pluchea
Family: Asteraceae (alt.Compositae)
Nomen number: 104497
Place of publication: F. Cuvier, Dict. sci. nat. 42:3. 1826
Link to protologue:
Comment: non Pluchea odorata auct. nonn. (= P. caroliniensis (Jacq.) G. Don)
Typification:
Name Verified on: 18-Mar-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 18-Mar-2012
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 2 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • saltmarsh fleabane  (Source: F NAmer) - English
  • sweet-scent  (Source: Englera) - English
  • Santa María  (Source: Comp Yucatan) - Spanish

Economic Importance:

  • Medicines: folklore (fide Nicholson, Smiths CB 77:43. 1991)
  • Weed: (serious weed in Hawaii fide Atlas WWeed)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Indiana, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan (s.e.), New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island]
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Illinois (s.), Kansas, Oklahoma]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [New Mexico, Texas]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Arizona, California, Nevada (s.), Utah (s.w.)]
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Baja California, Coahuila, Tamaulipas]
    • SOUTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Campeche, Chiapas, Colima, Michoacan, Nayarit, Oaxaca, Veracruz, Yucatan]

    Southern America
    • CARIBBEAN: Bahamas, Cayman Islands, Cuba, Guadeloupe, Hispaniola, Jamaica, Puerto Rico, St. Lucia, Trinidad and Tobago, [Trinidad] Virgin Islands (British), Virgin Islands (U.S.)
    • CENTRAL AMERICA: Belize, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama
    • NORTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Guyana, Suriname, Venezuela
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Colombia


References:

  1. Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & M. T. Strong Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies. Smithsonian Contr. Bot. 98. 2012 (L West Indies)
  2. Adams, C. Flowering plants of Jamaica. 1972 (F Jam)
  3. Balick, M. J. et al. Checklist of the vascular plants of Belize, with common names and uses. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 85. 2000 (L Belize NY)
  4. Correll, D. S. & H. B. Correll Flora of the Bahama archipelago. (F Bahamas)
  5. Cronquist, A. et al. Intermountain flora. (Intermt F)
  6. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  7. Funk, V. et al. Checklist of the plants of the Guiana Shield (Venezuela: Amazonas, Bolivar, Delta Amacuro; Guyana, Surinam, French Guiana). Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 55:1-584. 2007 (L Guiana Shield)
  8. Gillis, W. T. 1977. Pluchea revisited (Taxon) 26:587-591.
  9. Gleason, H. A. & A. Cronquist Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada, ed. 2. 1991 (Glea Cron ed2)
  10. Godfrey, R. K. 1952. Pluchea, section Stylimnus, in North America J. Elisha Mitchell Sci. Soc. 68:238-271.
  11. Hickman, J. C., ed. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California. 1993 (F CalifJep)
  12. Hokche, O. et al. Nuevo catálogo de la flora vascular de Venezola. (L Venez ed2)
  13. Holm, L. et al. A geographical atlas of world weeds. 1979 (Atlas WWeed)
  14. Howard, R. Flora of the lesser Antilles. (F LAnt)
  15. King-Jones, S. 2001. Revision of Pluchea Cass. (Compositae, Plucheeae) in the Old World (Englera) 23:90.
  16. Lasser, T., ed. Flora de Venezuela. (F Venez)
  17. Liogier, H. A. & L. F. Martorell Flora of Puerto Rico and adjacent islands: a systematic synopsis, ed. 2. (F PR ed2)
  18. Magee, D. W. & H. E. Ahles Flora of the Northeast. A manual of the vascular flora of New England and adjacent New York. (F NE US)
  19. McVaugh, R. Flora Novo-Galiciana. (F NGalicia)
  20. Nicolson, D. H. et al. 1991. Flora of Dominica, Part 2: Dicotyledonae. Smithsonian contributions to botany vol. 77. (F Dominica) 77:43.
  21. Radford, A. E. et al., eds. Vascular flora of the southeastern United States. (F SE US)
  22. Standley, P. C. & J. A. Steyermark Flora of Guatemala. (F Guat)
  23. Stevens, W. D. et al., eds. Flora de Nicaragua. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 85(1-3). (F Nicaragua)
  24. Villaseñor, J. L. Manual para la identificacion de las Compositae de la Peninsula de Yucatan y Tabasco. Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden Techn. Rep. no. 4. 1989 (Comp Yucatan)
  25. Woodson, R. E. & R. W. Schery, eds. Flora of Panama. (F Panama)

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Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?104497. Accessed 21 April 2018.