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Taxon: Crotalaria sagittalis L.

 
Genus: Crotalaria
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
Subfamily: Faboideae
Tribe: Crotalarieae
Nomen number: 12376
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 2:714. 1753
Link to protologue:
Typification: View in Linnean Typification Project
Name Verified on: 30-Dec-2004 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 12-Sep-2005
Species priority site is: Plant Genetic Resources Conservation Unit, Griffin, GA (S9)
Accessions: 7 (5 active, 5 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Economic Importance:

  • Vertebrate poisons: mammals; mammals

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Indiana, Massachusetts, Michigan (s.), New Hampshire (s.), New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont (s.), West Virginia, Connecticut]
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota (e.), Missouri, Nebraska (e.), Illinois (s.), Oklahoma, Wisconsin]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, Mississippi, Tennessee]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Texas (e.)]
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Baja California Sur, Chihuahua, Coahuila de Zaragoza, Durango, Nuevo León, San Luis Potosí, Sinaloa, Sonora, Tamaulipas, Zacatecas]
    • SOUTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Chiapas, Colima, Guerrero, Hidalgo, Jalisco, México, Michoacán de Ocampo, Morelos, Oaxaca, Puebla, Querétaro, Tabasco, Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave, Campeche, Guanajuato, Nayarit]

    Southern America
    • CARIBBEAN: Cuba, Dominican Republic, Haiti, Jamaica
    • CENTRAL AMERICA: Belize, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama
    • BRAZIL: Brazil (n.)
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Bolivia, Colombia, Peru
    • SOUTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Argentina, [Jujuy, Salta] Paraguay


    Naturalized (natzd. elsewhere)

References:

  1. Bernal M., H. Y. 1986. Crotalaria (Fabaceae - Faboideae) (F Colomb) 4:73.
  2. Brako, L. & J. L. Zarucchi Catalogue of the flowering plants and gymnosperms of Peru. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 45 (L Peru)
  3. Chester, E. W. et al. Atlas of Tennessee vascular plants. (Atlas Tenn)
  4. Correll, D. S. & M. C. Johnston Manual of the vascular plants of Texas (F Tex)
  5. Gleason, H. A. & A. Cronquist Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada, ed. 2 (Glea Cron ed2)
  6. Jørgensen, P. M. & S. León-Yánez, eds. Catalogue of the vascular plants of Ecuador. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 75 (L Ecuador)
  7. Kingsbury, J. M. Poisonous plants of the United States and Canada. (Kingsbury)
  8. Lewis, G. P. & P. E. Owen Legumes of the Ilha de Maraca (Leg Maraca)
  9. Liogier, H. A. Flora of Hispaniola: Part 1; La Flora de la Española. Part II-. (F Hispan)
  10. Macbride, J. F. et al., eds. Flora of Peru (F Peru)
  11. Matuda, E. Las leguminosae del estado de México. (Leg Mex)
  12. McGregor, R. L. et al. (The Great Plains Flora Association) Atlas of the Flora of the Great Plains. (Atlas GPlains)
  13. McVaugh, R. Flora Novo-Galiciana. (F NGalicia)
  14. Mohlenbrock, R. H. Guide to the vascular flora of Illinois. (F IllMohl)
  15. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  16. Radford, A. E. et al. Manual of the vascular flora of the Carolinas. (F Carolin)
  17. Radford, A. E. et al., eds. Vascular flora of the southeastern United States. (F SE US)
  18. Rhoads, A. F. & W. M. Klein, Jr. The vascular flora of Pennsylvannia. Annotated checklist and atlas. (L Penn)
  19. Stevens, W. D. et al., eds. Flora de Nicaragua. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 85(1-3). (F Nicaragua)
  20. Steyermark, J. A. et al., eds. Flora of the Venezuelan Guayana. (F VenGuay)
  21. Vibrans, H., ed. Malezas de México (on-line resource). (Malezas Mex)
  22. Villaseñor, J. L. 2016. Checklist of the native vascular plants of Mexico Rev. Mex. Biodivers. 87:559-902.
  23. Voss, E. Michigan flora. (F Mich)
  24. Windler, D. R. 1974. A systematic treatment of the native unifoliolate crotalarias of North America (Leguminosae) (Rhodora) 76:172.
  25. Windler, D. R. 1972. Selection of a lectotype for Crotalaria sagittalis L. (Leguminosae) (Taxon) 21:545.
  26. Woodson, R. E. & R. W. Schery, eds. Flora of Panama. (F Panama)
  27. Zuloaga, F. O. & O. Morrone, eds. Catálogo de las plantas vasculares de la República Argentina. I. Pteridophyta, Gymnospermae y Angiospermae (Monocotyledonae), II. Dicotyledonae. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 60, 74. (L Argent)

Check other web resources for Crotalaria sagittalis L. :

  • 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
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ILDIS: International Legume Database & Information Service
  • 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?12376. Accessed 16 June 2019.