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Taxon: Tagetes erecta L.

 
Genus: Tagetes
Family: Asteraceae (alt.Compositae)
Subfamily: Asteroideae
Tribe: Tageteae
Nomen number: 36197
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 2:887. 1753
Link to protologue:
Typification: View in Linnean Typification Project
Name Verified on: 24-Mar-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 23 (15 active, 8 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (Map)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Animal food: fodder (dried flower meal & extract used as supplement for poultry feed fide Ency CNatIn; Food Feed Crops US)
  • Environmental:
  • Food additives:
  • Harmful organism host:
  • Materials:
  • Medicines:
  • Non-vertebrate poisons:
  • Social: religious/secular

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Durango, San Luis Potosí, Sinaloa, Sonora, Tamaulipas]
    • SOUTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Chiapas, Guerrero, Hidalgo, Jalisco, México, Michoacán de Ocampo, Morelos, Nayarit, Oaxaca, Puebla, Querétaro, Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave, Yucatán]

    Southern America
    • CENTRAL AMERICA: Guatemala
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Peru [Ucayali]


    Cultivated (widely cult.)

    Adventive

    Africa
    • MACARONESIA: Portugal [Madeira Islands]

    Europe
    • MIDDLE EUROPE: Czech Republic, Germany, Hungary
    • SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE: Italy


    Naturalized

    Africa
    • NORTHEAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Ethiopia
    • EAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Tanzania
    • WEST-CENTRAL TROPICAL AFRICA: Democratic Republic of the Congo
    • SOUTHERN AFRICA: South Africa [Gauteng, Mpumalanga]
    • WESTERN INDIAN OCEAN: Madagascar

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: India, Sri Lanka

    Australasia
    • NEW ZEALAND: New Zealand

    Europe
    • NORTHERN EUROPE: United Kingdom [England]
    • SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE: Romania, Slovenia

    Northern America
    • United States

    Pacific
    • SOUTHWESTERN PACIFIC: Niue

    Southern America
    • CARIBBEAN: Cuba, United States [Puerto Rico]
    • CENTRAL AMERICA: Panama
    • NORTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Guyana, Suriname, Venezuela
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Ecuador


    Other (probably also natzd. elsewhere)

References:

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Check other web resources for Tagetes erecta L. :

  • 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 of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • 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?36197. Accessed 19 August 2019.