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Taxon: Stenanthium densum (Desr.) Zomlefer & Judd

 
Genus: Stenanthium
Family: Melanthiaceae
Tribe: Melanthieae
Nomen number: 432241
Place of publication: Novon 12:304. 2002
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 14-Mar-2003 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

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

Common names:

  • blake snakeroot  (Source: F NAmer) - English
  • crow-poison  (Source: F NAmer) - English

Economic Importance:

  • Vertebrate poisons: mammals (fide Kingsbury, as Zigadenus densus; Lampe & McCann, as Zigadenus densus)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [New Jersey, New York (s.e.), West Virginia]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Alabama, Delaware, Florida (http://www.plantatlas.usf.edu/main.asp?plantID=3292), Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia (s.e.)]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Texas]


References:

  1. FNA Editorial Committee. 1993-. Flora of North America. Note: = Zigadenus densus
  2. Wofford, B. E. Database of Tennessee vascular plants (on-line resource). URL: https://herbarium.utk.edu/vascular/vascular-database.php?CategoryID=Monocots&FamilyID=Melanthiaceae&GenusID=Stenanthium&SpeciesID=densum target='_blank'
  3. Zomlefer, W. B. & W. S. Judd. 2002. Resurrection of segregates of the polyphyletic genus Zigadenus s.l. (Liliales: Melanthiaceae) and resulting new combinations. Novon 12:299-308.

Check other web resources for Stenanthium densum (Desr.) Zomlefer & Judd :

  • 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
  • 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?432241. Accessed 20 July 2019.