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Taxon: Acanthospermum hispidum DC.

 
Genus: Acanthospermum
Family: Asteraceae (alt.Compositae)
Nomen number: 1077
Place of publication: Prodr. 5:522. 1836
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 23-Feb-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 1 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • bristly starbur  (Source: Noxweed Aust) - English
  • goat's-head  (Source: Noxweed Aust) - English
  • starbur  (Source: F Hawaii) - English
  • cabeça-de-boi  (Source: pers. comm.) - Portuguese (Brazil)
  • carrapicho-chifre-de-veado  (Source: pers. comm.) - Portuguese (Brazil)
  • carrapicho-de-carneiro  (Source: pers. comm.) - Portuguese (Brazil)
  • espinho-de-agulha  (Source: pers. comm.) - Portuguese (Brazil)
  • espinho-de-cigano  (Source: pers. comm.) - Portuguese (Brazil)
  • corona de la reina  (Source: Dict Rehm) - Spanish
  • cuagrilla  (Source: Dict Rehm) - Spanish

Economic Importance:

  • Harmful organism host: crop diseases
  • Medicines:
  • Weed: potential seed contaminant

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Southern America
    • CARIBBEAN: Dominican Republic, United States [Puerto Rico]
    • CENTRAL AMERICA: Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua
    • NORTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: French Guiana, Guyana, Suriname, Venezuela
    • BRAZIL: Brazil
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Bolivia, Colombia, Peru
    • SOUTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Argentina, Paraguay, Uruguay


    Adventive

    Europe
    • MIDDLE EUROPE: Belgium


    Naturalized

    Africa
    • MACARONESIA: Cape Verde
    • NORTHEAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Eritrea, Ethiopia
    • EAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda
    • WEST TROPICAL AFRICA: Cote D'Ivoire, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Liberia, Mali, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone
    • SOUTH TROPICAL AFRICA: Angola
    • SOUTHERN AFRICA: Botswana, Eswatini, Namibia, South Africa
    • WESTERN INDIAN OCEAN: Madagascar, Mauritius, Reunion

    Asia-Temperate
    • ARABIAN PENINSULA: Oman, Yemen
    • CHINA: China [Guangdong Sheng, Yunnan Sheng]

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: Bhutan, India, Nepal, Sri Lanka
    • PAPUASIA: Papua New Guinea

    Australasia
    • AUSTRALIA: Australia [New South Wales, Queensland, Western Australia, Northern Territory]

    Northern America
    • EASTERN CANADA: Canada [Ontario]
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [New Jersey]
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Oregon]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Alabama, Florida, Georgia, South Carolina, Virginia]
    • Mexico

    Pacific
    • NORTH-CENTRAL PACIFIC: United States [Hawaii]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL PACIFIC: French Polynesia

    Southern America
    • CARIBBEAN: Antigua and Barbuda, [Antigua] Dominica, Guadeloupe, Martinique, Montserrat, St. Kitts and Nevis, [Saint Kitts] United States, [Virgin Islands, U.S.] Virgin Islands (British)


    Other (exact native range in Americas obscure)

References:

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Check other web resources for Acanthospermum hispidum DC. :

  • Euro+Med Plantbase: Information Resource for Euro-Mediterranean Plant Diversity
  • 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:
  • Flora del Conosur: Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares del Conosur
  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • AVH: Australia's Virtual Herbarium
  • SIBIS: South African National Biodiversity Institute's (SANBI) Integrated Biodiversity System
  • 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.

Images:

  • Fruits: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

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?1077. Accessed 23 August 2019.