Taxon: Senecio inaequidens DC.

 
Genus: Senecio
Family: Asteraceae (alt.Compositae)
  Subfamily: Asteroideae
      Tribe: Senecioneae
        Subtribe: Senecioninae
Nomen number: 406768
Place of publication: Prodr. 6:401. 1838 ("1837")
Name Verified on: 01-Feb-2011 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 01-Feb-2011
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • narrow-leaf ragwort  (Source: BSBI) - English
  • South African ragwort  (Source: USDA/APHIS) - English
  • schmalblättriges Greiskraut  (Source: Zander Ency) - German

Economic Importance:

  • Weed: (in vineyards fide Mayor 1996)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Africa

    • Southern Africa: Lesotho; South Africa; Swaziland

  • Naturalized:

  • Europe

    • Middle Europe: Austria; Belgium; Czech Republic; Germany; Hungary; Netherlands; Switzerland
    • Northern Europe: Sweden; United Kingdom
    • Southeastern Europe: Bulgaria; Italy; Montenegro; Slovenia
    • Southwestern Europe: France; Spain

  • Adventive:

  • Europe

    • Middle Europe: Poland
    • Northern Europe: Denmark; Ireland

References:

  • Arnold, T. H. & B. C. De Wet, eds. Plants of southern Africa: names and distribution. Mem. Bot. Surv. S. Africa no. 62. 1993 (Pl SAfr)
  • Bond, P. & P. Goldblatt Plants of the Cape Flora, J. S. African Bot. suppl. vol. 13. 1984 (L Cape)
  • Botanical Society of the British Isles BSBI taxon database (on-line resource). (BSBI)
  • 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)
  • Lafuma, L. et al. 2003. Ploidy level and origin of the European invasive weed Senecio inaequidens (Asteraceae) Pl. Syst. Evol. 243:59-72.
  • Mayor, J. P. 1996. Revue Suisse de Viticulture, d'Arboriculture et d'Horticulture 28:99-101.
  • Plant Protection and Quarantine Office United States Department of Agriculture, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service. Federal noxious weed list (on-line resource). (USDA/APHIS)
  • Stace, C. New flora of the British Isles. 1995 (F BritStace)
  • Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. Flora europaea. 1964-1980 (F Eur)
  • Vibrans, H., ed. Malezas de México (on-line resource). (Malezas Mex)

Check other web resources for Senecio inaequidens DC. :

  • Flora Europaea: Database of European Plants (ESFEDS)
  • Euro+Med Plantbase: Information Resource for Euro-Mediterranean Plant Diversity
  • SIBIS: South African National Biodiversity Institute's (SANBI) Integrated Biodiversity System
  • 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.