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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)
Name Verified on: 18-Mar-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 11 (11 active, 5 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (Map)

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym)

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:

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, Coahuila de Zaragoza, Tamaulipas]
    • SOUTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Campeche, Chiapas, Colima, Michoacán de Ocampo, Nayarit, Oaxaca, Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave, Yucatán]

    Southern America
    • CARIBBEAN: Bahamas, Cayman Islands, Cuba, Guadeloupe, Hispaniola, Jamaica, St. Lucia, Trinidad and Tobago, [Trinidad] United States, [Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands, U.S.] Virgin Islands (British)
    • 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. 2012. Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies. Smithsonian Contr. Bot. 98
  2. Adams, C. 1972. Flowering plants of Jamaica
  3. Balick, M. J. et al. 2000. Checklist of the vascular plants of Belize, with common names and uses. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 85
  4. Correll, D. S. & H. B. Correll. 1982. Flora of the Bahama archipelago.
  5. Cronquist, A. et al. 1972-. Intermountain flora.
  6. FNA Editorial Committee. 1993-. Flora of North America.
  7. Funk, V. et al. 2007. 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.
  8. Gillis, W. T. 1977. Pluchea revisited. Taxon 26:587-591.
  9. Gleason, H. A. & A. Cronquist. 1991. Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada, ed. 2
  10. Godfrey, R. K. 1952. Pluchea, section Stylimnus, in North America. J. Elisha Mitchell Sci. Soc. 68:238-271.
  11. Hickman, J. C., ed. 1993. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California
  12. Hokche, O. et al. 2008. Nuevo catálogo de la flora vascular de Venezuela.
  13. Holm, L. et al. 1979. A geographical atlas of world weeds
  14. Howard, R. 1974-1989. Flora of the lesser Antilles.
  15. King-Jones, S. 2001. Revision of Pluchea Cass. (Compositae, Plucheeae) in the Old World. Englera 23:90.
  16. Lasser, T., ed. 1964-. Flora de Venezuela.
  17. Liogier, H. A. & L. F. Martorell. 2000. Flora of Puerto Rico and adjacent islands: a systematic synopsis, ed. 2.
  18. Magee, D. W. & H. E. Ahles. 1999. Flora of the Northeast. A manual of the vascular flora of New England and adjacent New York.
  19. McVaugh, R. 1983-. Flora Novo-Galiciana. Note: = Pluchea purpurascens (Sw.) DC.
  20. Nicolson, D. H. et al. 1991. Flora of Dominica, Part 2: Dicotyledonae. Smithsonian contributions to botany vol. 77. 77:43.
  21. Radford, A. E. et al., eds. 1980-. Vascular flora of the southeastern United States.
  22. Standley, P. C. & J. A. Steyermark. 1946-1976. Flora of Guatemala.
  23. Stevens, W. D. et al., eds. 2001. Flora de Nicaragua. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 85(1-3).
  24. Villaseñor, J. L. 1989. Manual para la identificacion de las Compositae de la Peninsula de Yucatan y Tabasco. Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden Techn. Rep. no. 4
  25. Woodson, R. E. & R. W. Schery, eds. 1943-1980. Flora of Panama.

Check other web resources for Pluchea odorata (L.) Cass. :

  • Flora of North America: Collaborative Floristic Effort of North American Botanists
  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • BONAP North American Plant Atlas of the Biota of North America Program:
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?104497. Accessed 13 November 2019.