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Taxon: Celosia argentea L. var. cristata (L.) Kuntze

 
Genus: Celosia
Family: Amaranthaceae
Nomen number: 101551
Place of publication: Revis. gen. pl. 2:541. 1891
Link to protologue: https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/3963
Comment: [or C. argentea Cristata Group]
Name Verified on: 06-Nov-1985 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 13-May-2018
Species priority site is: North Central Regional PI Station (NC7)
Accessions: 13 (4 active, 4 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Zander ed16; Dict Gard)
  • Medicines: folklore (fide S. Foster, Herbal Renaissance, Peregrine Smith Books. 1993; CRC MedHerbs ed2; Herbs Commerce ed2)

Distributional Range:

    Cultivated (cult. worldwide)

References:

  1. Bose, R. B. 1976. The correct identity of 'cockscomb' Bull. Bot. Surv. India 18:218-219.
  2. Demilly, D. et al. Liste alphabétique des principales espèces de plantes cultivées et de mauvaises herbes. Noms latins et noms français, ed. 6. (L Noms French ed6)
  3. Duke, J. A. et al. CRC Handbook of medicinal herbs. 2002 (CRC MedHerbs ed2)
  4. El-Hadidi, M. N. & M. S. Abdallah Flora of Egypt. (F Egypt Cairo)
  5. Erhardt, W. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 16. Auflage. 2000 (Zander ed16)
  6. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  7. Foster, S. Herbal renaissance: growing, using and understanding herbs in the modern world. (Herbal Renaissance)
  8. Grant, W. F. 1962. Speciation and nomenclature in the genus Celosia Canad. J. Bot. 40:1361.
  9. Harling, G. & B. Sparre, eds. Flora of Ecuador. (F Ecuador)
  10. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  11. Kartesz, J. T. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland. (L US Can ed2)
  12. Khoshoo, T. N. & M. Pal 1973. The probable origin and relationships of the garden cockscomb Bot. J. Linn. Soc. 66:138.
  13. Lazarides, M. & B. Hince CSIRO Handbook of Economic Plants of Australia. 1993 (Econ Pl Aust)
  14. Liogier, H. A. Descriptive flora of Puerto Rico and adjacent islands. (F PuertoR)
  15. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker Herbs of commerce, ed. 2. 2000 (Herbs Commerce ed2)
  16. Nasir, E. & S. I. Ali, eds. Flora of [West] Pakistan. (F Pak)
  17. Ohwi, J. Flora of Japan (Engl. ed.). (F JapanOhwi)
  18. Rehm, S. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants. 1994 (Dict Rehm)
  19. Reitz, R., ed. Flora ilustrada catarinense. (F SCatarin)
  20. Turrill, W. B. et al., eds. Flora of tropical East Africa. (F TE Afr)
  21. Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. Flora europaea, ed. 2. (F Eur ed2)
  22. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). (F ChinaEng)

Check other web resources for Celosia argentea L. var. cristata (L.) Kuntze :

  • Flora of North America: Collaborative Floristic Effort of North American Botanists
  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • 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. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=101551. Accessed 14 November 2018.