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Taxon: Erechtites hieraciifolius (L.) Raf. ex DC.

 
Genus: Erechtites
Family: Asteraceae (alt.Compositae)
Subfamily: Asteroideae
Tribe: Senecioneae
Subtribe: Senecioninae
Nomen number: 15344
Place of publication: Prodr. 6:294. 1838 ("1837") "hieracifolia"
Link to protologue:
Comments:
  • • a masculine genus according to Shenzhen ICN Art. 62.4
  • • spelling also corrected in accordance with Shenzhen ICN Art. 60.10
Name Verified on: 12-Feb-2003 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 3 (2 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (Map)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Human food: potential as vegetable (fide Pl Res SEAs 8:175. 1993, where so used in Java)
  • Weed: potential seed contaminant

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • EASTERN CANADA: Canada [Québec, Nova Scotia, Ontario, Prince Edward Island, New Brunswick]
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Connecticut, Indiana, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, West Virginia]
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Wisconsin]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Texas]
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Tamaulipas]
    • SOUTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Chiapas, Jalisco, Nayarit, Tabasco, Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave, Yucatán]

    Southern America
    • CARIBBEAN: Jamaica
    • CENTRAL AMERICA: Belize, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama
    • NORTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: French Guiana, Guyana, Suriname, Venezuela
    • BRAZIL: Brazil
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru
    • SOUTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Argentina


    Naturalized (natzd. elsewhere)

References:

  1. Allan, H. H. B. et al. 1961-. Flora of New Zealand. Note: lists as "hieraciifolia"
  2. Beetle, A. A. 1970. Recommended plant names. Univ. Wyoming Agr. Exp. Sta. Res. J. 31
  3. Belcher, R. O. 1956. A revision of the genus Erechtites (Compositae), with inquiries into Senecio and Arrhenechtites. Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 43:1-85.
  4. Boggan, J. et al. 1997. Checklist of the plants of the Guianas, ed. 2 Note: lists as "hieracifolia"
  5. Britton, N. L. et al., eds. ser. 1; C. T. Rogerson, ed. ser. 2. 1905-1972. North American flora Note: lists as "hieracifolia"
  6. Correll, D. S. & H. B. Correll. 1982. Flora of the Bahama archipelago. Note: lists as "hieracifolia"
  7. Erhardt, W. et al. 2000. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 16. Auflage Note: lists as "hieraciifolia"
  8. Erhardt, W. et al. 2008. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen
  9. FNA Editorial Committee. 1993-. Flora of North America.
  10. Gleason, H. A. & A. Cronquist. 1991. Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada, ed. 2 Note: lists as "Erechtites hieraciifolia" (L.) Raf.
  11. Holm, L. et al. 1979. A geographical atlas of world weeds Note: lists as "hieracifolia"
  12. Howard, R. 1974-1989. Flora of the lesser Antilles. Note: lists as "hieracifolia"
  13. Iwatsuki, K. et al. 1993-. Flora of Japan. Note: lists as "hieracifolia"
  14. Kunkel, G. 1984. Plants for human consumption Note: lists as "hieracifolia"
  15. McGregor, R. L. et al. (The Great Plains Flora Association). 1986. Flora of the Great Plains. Note: lists as "hieracifolia"
  16. McVaugh, R. 1983-. Flora Novo-Galiciana. Note: lists as "hieraciifolia"
  17. Nicolson, D. H. 2003. pers. comm. via e-mail on 10 Feb Note: re. spelling of specific epithet
  18. Siemonsma, J. S. & Kasem Piluek, eds. 1993. Vegetables. Plant Resources of South-East Asia (PROSEA) 8:174-176.
  19. Steyermark, J. A. et al., eds. 1995-. Flora of the Venezuelan Guayana. Note: lists as "hieracifolius"
  20. Terrell, E. E. et al. 1986. Agricultural Handbook no. 505 Note: lists as "hieracifolia"
  21. Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. 1964-1980. Flora europaea. Note: lists as "hieracifolia"
  22. Wofford, B. E. Database of Tennessee vascular plants (on-line resource). URL: https://herbarium.utk.edu/vascular/vascular-database.php?CategoryID=Dicots&FamilyID=Asteraceae&GenusID=Erechtites&SpeciesID=hieraciifolius target='_blank'

Check other web resources for Erechtites hieraciifolius (L.) Raf. ex DC. :


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?id=15344. Accessed 22 July 2019.