Taxon: Orobanche minor Sm.

 
Genus: Orobanche
    Section: Orobanche
Family: Orobanchaceae
Nomen number: 401786
Place of publication: Engl. bot. 6: t. 422. 1797
Name Verified on: 07-Apr-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 23-Jan-2009
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Vertebrate poisons: mammals (fide Cooper & Johnson ed2)
  • Weed: parasite (on Trifolium spp., and other herbs fide F Eur; Weeds SAfr 2001)
  • Weed: potential seed contaminant (on Trifolium spp., and other herbs fide F Eur; Weeds SAfr 2001)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Africa

    • Macaronesia: Portugal - Madeira Islands; Spain - Canary Islands
    • Northeast Tropical Africa: Eritrea; Ethiopia; Somalia
    • Northern Africa: Algeria; Egypt; Libya; Morocco; Tunisia
  • Asia-Temperate

    • Caucasus: Azerbaijan; Georgia
    • Western Asia: Cyprus; Israel; Jordan; Lebanon; Syria; Turkey
  • Europe

    • East Europe: Moldova; Ukraine
    • Middle Europe: Austria; Belgium; Germany; Hungary; Netherlands; Slovakia; Switzerland
    • Northern Europe: United Kingdom
    • Southeastern Europe: Albania; Bosnia and Herzegovina; Bulgaria; Croatia; Former Yugoslavia; Greece; Italy; Montenegro; Romania; Serbia; Slovenia
    • Southwestern Europe: France; Portugal; Spain

  • Naturalized:

  • Africa

    • Macaronesia: Portugal - Azores
  • Southern America

    • Mesoamerica: Costa Rica
    • Southern South America: Chile
    • Western South America: Colombia

References:

  • Aldén, B., S. Ryman & M. Hjertson Våra kulturväxters namn - ursprung och användning. Formas, Stockholm (Handbook on Swedish cultivated and utility plants, their names and origin). 2009 (Vara kulturvaxt namn)
  • Botanical Society of the British Isles BSBI taxon database (on-line resource). (BSBI)
  • Burger, W. C., ed. Flora costaricensis. 1971- (F CostaR)
  • Cooper, M. R. & A. W. Johnson Poisonous plants and fungi in Britain: animal and human poisoning. 1998 (Cooper & Johnson ed2)
  • Czerepanov, S. K. Vascular plants of Russia and adjacent states (the former USSR). 1995 (L USSR)
  • Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)
  • Euro+Med Editorial Committee Euro+Med Plantbase: the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity (on-line resource). (EuroMed Plantbase)
  • Fennane, M. et al., eds. Flore pratique du Maroc. 1999- (F Prat Maroc)
  • Frost, C. C. & L. J. Musselman 1980. Clover broomrape (Orobanche minor) in the United States Weed Sci. 28:119-122.
  • Greuter, W. et al., eds. Med-Checklist. 1984- (L Medit)
  • Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  • 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)
  • Henderson, M. et al. Declared weeds and alien invader plants in South Africa. Botanical Research Institute, bulletin 413. 1987 (Weeds SAfr)
  • Holm, L. et al. A geographical atlas of world weeds. 1979 (Atlas WWeed)
  • Izquierdo Z., I. et al., eds. Lista de especies silvestres de Canarias: hongos, plantas y animales terrestres. 2004 (L Canarias)
  • Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. Flora SSSR. 1934-1964 (F USSR)
  • Rehm, S. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants. 1994 (Dict Rehm)
  • Silva, L. et al. Listagem da fauna e flora terrestres dos Açores. Lista des plantas vasculares (Pteridophyta e Spermatophyta). 2005 (L Azores)
  • Thulin, M., ed. Flora of Somalia. 1993- (F Somalia)
  • Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. Flora europaea. 1964-1980 (F Eur)
  • Westbrooks, R. G. & R. E. Eplee 1996. Regulatory exclusion of harmful non-indigenous plants from the United States by USDA-APHIS-PPQ (Castanea) 61:310.

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Images:

  • Seeds: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image