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Taxon: Pseudognaphalium obtusifolium (L.) Hilliard & B. L. Burtt

 
Genus: Pseudognaphalium
Family: Asteraceae (alt.Compositae)
Subfamily: Asteroideae
Tribe: Gnaphalieae
Nomen number: 411036
Place of publication: Bot. J. Linn. Soc. 82:205. 1981
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 19-Mar-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 1 (1 active, 1 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (Map)

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym)

Common names:

  • catfoot  (Source: F Canada) - English
  • eastern rabbit-tobacco  (Source: F NAmer) - English
  • everlasting  (Source: Zander Ency) - English
  • fragrant cudweed  (Source: F GPlains) - English
  • fragrant everlasting  (Source: F GPlains) - English
  • gnaphale à feuilles obtuses  (Source: F NAmer) - French
  • stumpfblättriges Scheinruhrkraut  (Source: Zander Ency) - German

Economic Importance:

  • Medicines: folklore (fide CRC MedHerbs ed2, as Gnaphalium obtusifolium; Herbs Commerce ed2)
  • Weed: potential seed contaminant (as Gnaphalium obtusifolium)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • EASTERN CANADA: Canada [New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Ontario (s.e.), Prince Edward Island, Québec (s.)]
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Connecticut, Indiana, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, West Virginia]
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota (e.), Missouri, Nebraska (e.), Oklahoma, Wisconsin]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, Florida (http://www.plantatlas.usf.edu/main.asp?plantID=3956), Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Texas]


References:

  1. Erhardt, W. et al. 2008. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen
  2. FNA Editorial Committee. 1993-. Flora of North America.
  3. Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening
  4. McGregor, R. L. et al. (The Great Plains Flora Association). 1986. Flora of the Great Plains. Note: = Gnaphalium obtusifolium
  5. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker. 2000. Herbs of commerce, ed. 2 American Herbal Products Association, Silver Spring, Maryland.
  6. Nesom, G. L. 2001. Notes on variation in Pseudognaphalium obtusifolium (Asteraceae: Gnaphalieae). Sida 19:615-619.
  7. Scoggan, H. J. 1978-1979. The flora of Canada, 4 vol. Note: = Gnaphalium obtusifolium
  8. Wofford, B. E. Database of Tennessee vascular plants (on-line resource). URL: https://herbarium.utk.edu/vascular/vascular-database.php?CategoryID=Dicots&FamilyID=Asteraceae&GenusID=Pseudognaphalium&SpeciesID=obtusifolium target='_blank'

Check other web resources for Pseudognaphalium obtusifolium (L.) Hilliard & B. L. Burtt :

  • 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:
  • 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.

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?411036. Accessed 12 November 2019.