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Taxon: Helianthus atrorubens L.

 
Genus: Helianthus
Family: Asteraceae (alt.Compositae)
Subfamily: Asteroideae
Tribe: Heliantheae
Nomen number: 104282
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 2:906. 1753
Link to protologue:
Typification: View in Linnean Typification Project
Name Verified on: 08-Mar-2010 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 08-Mar-2010
Species priority site is: North Central Regional PI Station (NC7)
Accessions: 21 (12 active, 12 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

  • dark-eyed sunflower  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • dark-red sunflower   - English
  • purple-disc sunflower  (Source: F NAmer) - English
  • soleil vivace  (Source: Zander Ency) - French
  • geäugte Sonnenblume  (Source: Zander Ency) - German

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental
  • Materials: potential as lipids (fide Helia 30:184. 2007, reporting high concentration of oleic acid)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Alabama, Florida (Jackson Co.), Georgia (n.), Kentucky (s.e.), Louisiana (s.e.), Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee (http://tenn.bio.utk.edu/vascular/database/vascular-database.asp?CategoryID=Dicots&FamilyID=Asteraceae&GenusID=Helianthus&SpeciesID=atrorubens), Virginia]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Browne, E. T. & R. Athey Vascular plants of Kentucky: an annotated checklist. 1992 (L Kentucky)
  2. Chester, E. W. et al. Atlas of Tennessee vascular plants. (Atlas Tenn)
  3. Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)
  4. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  5. Gandhi, K. N. & R. D. Thomas Asteraceae of Louisiana. 1989 (Comp Louis)
  6. Heiser, C. B., Jr. et al. 1962. Species crosses in Helianthus: I. Diploid species (Brittonia) 14:137-147.
  7. Heiser, C. B., Jr. et al. 1969. The North American sunflowers (Helianthus) Mem. Torrey Bot. Club 22(3):196-199.
  8. Ivanov, P. et al. 2002. Application of some biotechnological achievements in sunflower breeding (Helia) 25:9-18.
  9. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  10. Radford, A. E. et al., eds. Vascular flora of the southeastern United States. (F SE US)
  11. Rogers, C. E. et al. 1982. Sunflower species of the United States 31.
  12. Seiler, G. J. 2007. The potential of wild sunflower species for industrial uses (Helia) 30:175-198.
  13. Seiler, G. J. et al. 2010. Oil concentration and fatty acid profile of wild Helianthus species from the southeastern United States Industr. Crops Prod. 31:527-533.
  14. Timme, R. E. et al. 2007. High-resolution phylogeny for Helianthus (Asteraceae) using the 18S-26S ribosomal DNA external transcribed spacer Amer. J. Bot. 94:1837-1852.
  15. Wunderlin, R. & B. Hansen Atlas of Florida vascular plants (on-line resource). (Atlas Florida)

Check other web resources for Helianthus atrorubens L. :

  • 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.

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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=104282. Accessed 19 November 2018.