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Taxon: Encelia farinosa A. Gray ex Torr.

 
Genus: Encelia
Family: Asteraceae (alt.Compositae)
Nomen number: 15137
Place of publication: W. H. Emory, Not. milit. reconn. 143. 1848
Link to protologue:
Comment: authorship verified from original literature
Name Verified on: 23-May-2008 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 23-May-2008
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 27 (27 active, 15 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

  • brittlebush  (Source: F CalifJep) - English
  • white brittlebush  (Source: Intermt F) - English
  • incienso  (Source: Intermt F) - Spanish

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: erosion control; erosion control

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Arizona, California (s.), Nevada (s.), Utah (Washington Co.)]
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Baja Norte, Baja Sur, Sinaloa, Sonora]


    Cultivated

    Northern America
    • United States


References:

  1. Cronquist, A. et al. Intermountain flora. (Intermt F)
  2. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  3. Hanelt, P., ed. Mansfeld's encyclopedia of agricultural and horticultural crops. Volumes 1-6. 2001 (Mansf Ency)
  4. Hickman, J. C., ed. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California. 1993 (F CalifJep)
  5. Shreve, F. & I. L. Wiggins Vegetation and flora of the Sonoran desert. (F SonorDes)
  6. Welsh, S. L. et al. A Utah flora. (F Utah ed2)

Check other web resources for Encelia farinosa A. Gray ex Torr. :

  • 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. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=15137. Accessed 17 November 2018.