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Taxon: Acmella oleracea (L.) R. K. Jansen

 
Genus: Acmella
Family: Asteraceae (alt.Compositae)
Nomen number: 311860
Place of publication: Syst. Bot. Monogr. 8:65. 1985
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 30-Oct-1990 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 20-Mar-1997
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 3 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental
  • Human food:
  • Medicines:
  • Non-vertebrate poisons: potential for disease vector control

Distributional Range:

    Cultivated

    Africa
    • SOUTHERN AFRICA: South Africa

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: India

    Northern America
    • United States

    Southern America
    • BRAZIL: Brazil (only cult.)


    Naturalized

    Africa
    • EAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda


    Other (probable origin in South America "from Acmella alba")

References:

  1. PROTABASE, the information base of PROTA (Plant Resources of Tropical Africa) (on-line resource). (PROTA4U)
  2. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  3. American Herbal Products Association Herbs of commerce. 1992 (Herbs Commerce)
  4. Brako, L. & J. L. Zarucchi Catalogue of the flowering plants and gymnosperms of Peru. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 45. 1993 (L Peru)
  5. Forzza, R. C. et al., coord. Lista de espécies da flora do Brasil (on-line resource). (L Brasil Online)
  6. Hanelt, P., ed. Mansfeld's encyclopedia of agricultural and horticultural crops. Volumes 1-6. 2001 (Mansf Ency)
  7. Hind, N. & N. Biggs 2003. 460. Acmella oleracea Compositae Curtis's Bot. Mag. 20:31-39.
  8. Jansen, R. K. 1985. The systematics of Acmella (Asteraceae-Heliantheae) Syst. Bot. Monogr. 8:66.
  9. Lim, T. K. 2014. Acmella olearacea (Edible Med Non Med) 7:163-174.
  10. Personal Care Products Council International Nomenclature Cosmetic Ingredient (INCI)
  11. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  12. Randall, R. P. The introduced flora of Australia and its weed status. (Weed CRCAustralia)
  13. Rodrigues, D. S. et al. 2014. Influência da adubação com nitrogênio e fósforo na produção de Jambu, Acmella oleracea (L.) R. K. Jansen Revista Brasil. Pl. Med. 16:71-76.

Check other web resources for Acmella oleracea (L.) R. K. Jansen :

  • 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:
  • 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.

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?311860. Accessed 16 December 2018.