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Taxon: Helianthus ciliaris DC.

 
Genus: Helianthus
Family: Asteraceae (alt.Compositae)
Subfamily: Asteroideae
Tribe: Heliantheae
Nomen number: 104286
Place of publication: Prodr. 5:587. 1836
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 08-Mar-2010 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 09-May-2011
Species priority site is: North Central Regional PI Station (NC7)
Accessions: 36 (31 active, 12 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

  • blueweed  (Source: World Econ Pl) - English
  • blueweed sunflower  (Source: F NAmer) - English
  • Texas blueweed  (Source: F GPlains) - English

Economic Importance:

  • Materials: potential as lipids (due to high oil content)
  • Weed: potential seed contaminant

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Kansas (s.w.), Oklahoma (w.)]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [New Mexico (s.), Texas]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Arizona (s.e.), Utah (s.)]
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Chihuahua, Coahuila, Durango, San Luis Potosi, Sonora, Tamaulipas]


    Naturalized

    Australasia
    • AUSTRALIA: Australia (e.)

    Northern America
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Illinois, Nebraska]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [California, Nevada]


References:

  1. Christov, M. et al. 2009. Wild species of Helianthus L. - Sources of resistance to the parasite Orobanche cumana Wallr. (Helia) 32:65-74.
  2. Correll, D. S. & M. C. Johnston Manual of the vascular plants of Texas. 1970 (F Tex)
  3. Cronquist, A. et al. Intermountain flora. (Intermt F)
  4. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  5. Giordani, T. et al. 2003. Analysis of a dehydrin encoding gene and its phylogenetic utility in Helianthus Theor. Appl. Genet. 107:316-325.
  6. Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  7. Heiser, C. B., Jr. et al. 1969. The North American sunflowers (Helianthus) Mem. Torrey Bot. Club 22(3):96-99.
  8. Hickman, J. C., ed. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California. 1993 (F CalifJep)
  9. Hnatiuk, R. J. Census of Australian vascular plants. Australian Flora and Fauna Series No. 11. (L Aust)
  10. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  11. Jackson, R. C. & D. P. Hauber 1994. Quantitative cytogenetic analyses of autoploid and alloploid taxa in the Helianthus ciliaris group (Compositae) Amer. J. Bot. 81:1063-1069.
  12. Kartesz, J. T. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland. (L US Can ed2)
  13. Kearney, T. H. & R. H. Peebles Arizona flora, ed. 2. (F Ariz)
  14. McGregor, R. L. et al. (The Great Plains Flora Association) Flora of the Great Plains. (F GPlains)
  15. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  16. Rogers, C. E. et al. 1982. Sunflower species of the United States 22.
  17. Schilling, E. E. 1997. Phylogenetic analysis of Helianthus (Asteraceae) based on chloroplast DNA restriction site data Theor. Appl. Genet. 94:925-933.
  18. Schilling, E. E. et al. 1998. Phylogenetic relationships in Helianthus (Asteraceae) based on nuclear ribosomal DNA internal transcribed spacer region sequence data Syst. Bot. 23:177-187.
  19. Seed Regulatory and Testing Division, Agricultural Marketing Service, U.S.D.A. State noxious-weed seed requirements recognized in the administration of the Federal Seed Act (updated annually). (State Noxweed Seed)
  20. Seiler, G. J. 2007. The potential of wild sunflower species for industrial uses (Helia) 30:175-198.
  21. Seiler, G. J. et al. 1991. Renewable resources from wild sunflowers (Helianthus spp., Asteraceae) Econ. Bot. 45:4-15.
  22. 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.
  23. Welsh, S. L. et al. A Utah flora. (F Utah ed2)

Check other web resources for Helianthus ciliaris DC. :

  • 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:
  • AVH: Australia's Virtual Herbarium
  • 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=104286. Accessed 14 November 2018.