Taxon: Toxicodendron pubescens Mill.

Genus: Toxicodendron
Family: Anacardiaceae
Subfamily: Anacardioideae
Nomen number: 400608
Place of publication: Gard. dict. ed. 8: Toxicodendron no. 2. 1768
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 18-Oct-1994 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 09-May-2011
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Medicines: folklore (fide CRC MedHerbs ed2)
  • Vertebrate poisons: mammals (fide Lampe & McCann; Kingsbury, as Toxicodendron quercifolium)
  • Weed: (fide Atlas WWeed)

Distributional Range:


  • Northern America

    • North-Central U.S.A.: United States Kansas, Missouri, Oklahoma
    • Northeastern U.S.A.: United States New Jersey
    • South-Central U.S.A.: United States Texas
    • Southeastern U.S.A.: United States Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia


  • Duke, J. A. et al. CRC Handbook of medicinal herbs. 2002 (CRC MedHerbs ed2)
  • Gillis, W. T. 1971. The systematics and ecology of poison-ivy and the poison-oaks (Toxicodendron, Anacardiaceae) (Rhodora) 73:402-417.
  • Holm, L. et al. A geographical atlas of world weeds. 1979 (Atlas WWeed)
  • Kartesz, J. T. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland. (L US Can ed2)
  • Lampe, K. F. & M. A. McCann AMA handbook of poisonous and injurious plants. 1985 (Lampe & McCann)
  • Terrell, E. E. et al. Agric. Handb. no. 505. 1986 (AH 505)
  • Yatskievych, G. & J. Turner Catalogue of the flora of Missouri. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 37. (L Missouri)

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