Taxon: Myoporum laetum G. Forst.

 
Genus: Myoporum
Family: Scrophulariaceae
      Tribe: Myoporeae
Nomen number: 24803
Place of publication: Fl. ins. austr. 44. 1786
Name Verified on: 25-Aug-2008 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 25-Aug-2008
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 3 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: shade/shelter (fide Eremophila 116. 2007)
  • Vertebrate poisons: mammals (fide Kellerman et al.; F CalifJep)
  • Weed: (fide Rep NCEPPC)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Australasia

    • New Zealand: New Zealand - Chatham Islands, - North Island, - South Island

  • Naturalized:

    . natzd. elsewhere

    Cultivated:

    . also cult.

References:

  • Allan, H. H. B. et al. Flora of New Zealand. 1961- (F NZeal)
  • Campbell, F. T., ed. Report of National Coalition of Exotic Plant Pest Councils. 1995 (unpublished draft) (Rep NCEPPC)
  • Castroviejo, S. et al., eds. Flora iberica: plantas vasculares de la Peninsula Iberica e Islas Baleares. 1989- (F Iberica)
  • Chinnock, R. J. Eremophila and allied genera: a monograph of the Myoporaceae. 2007 (Eremophila) 115-117.
  • Henderson, L. Alien weeds and invasive plants: a complete guide to declared weeds and invaders in South Africa. Plant Protection Research Institute, Handbook 12. 2001 (Weeds SAfr 2001)
  • Hickman, J. C., ed. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California. 1993 (F CalifJep)
  • Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  • Kellerman, T. S. et al. Plant poisonings and mycotoxicoses of livestock in Southern Africa. 1988 (Kellerman et al.)

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Check other web resources for Myoporum laetum G. Forst. :

  • 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.

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