Taxon: Cicuta douglasii (DC.) J. M. Coult. & Rose

 
Genus: Cicuta
Family: Apiaceae (alt.Umbelliferae)
Subfamily: Apioideae
Tribe: Oenantheae
Nomen number: 316620
Place of publication: Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 7:95. 1900
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 31-Jan-1996 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 17-Jun-2008
Species priority site is: North Central Regional PI Station (NC7)
Accessions: 3 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • western water-hemlock  (Source: Weeds West) - English

Economic Importance:

  • Vertebrate poisons: mammals (to humans and livestock fide Kingsbury; Lampe & McCann)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • SUBARCTIC AMERICA: United States [Alaska]
    • WESTERN CANADA: Canada [British Columbia]
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Idaho, Montana (w.), Oregon, Washington]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [California (n. & c.), Nevada (w.)]


References:

  1. Hickman, J. C., ed. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California. 1993 (F CalifJep)
  2. Hitchcock, C. L. et al. Vascular plants of the Pacific Northwest. (F Pacif NW)
  3. Kingsbury, J. M. Poisonous plants of the United States and Canada. (Kingsbury)
  4. Lampe, K. F. & M. A. McCann AMA handbook of poisonous and injurious plants. 1985 (Lampe & McCann)
  5. Mathias, M. E. & L. Constance 1944. Umbelliferae (N Amer fl) 28B:155.
  6. Mulligan, G. A. 1980. The genus Cicuta in North America Canad. J. Bot. 58:1760.
  7. Munro, D. B. Canadian poisonous plants information system (on-line resource). (Can Poison Pl)
  8. Scoggan, H. J. The flora of Canada, 4 vol. (F Canada)
  9. Whitson, T. D. et al., eds. Weeds of the West, ed. 5. 1999 (Weeds West)

Check other web resources for Cicuta douglasii (DC.) J. M. Coult. & Rose :


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?316620. Accessed 21 April 2018.