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Taxon: Glycyrrhiza lepidota Pursh

 
Genus: Glycyrrhiza
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
Subfamily: Faboideae
Subtribe: Glycyrrhizinae
Nomen number: 17822
Place of publication: Fl. Amer. sept. 2:480. 1813
Link to protologue:
Comments:
  • • Pursh indirectly cited Lequiritia lepidota Nutt., nom. nud.
  • • for date of this publication see Taxon 57:305. 2008
Name Verified on: 23-Mar-1987 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 30-Jul-2014
Species priority site is: Western Regional PI Station (W6)
Accessions: 17 (16 active, 8 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

  • American licorice  (Source: World Econ Pl) - English
  • American liquorice  (Source: BSBI) - English
  • wild licorice  (Source: Glea Cron ed2) - English

Economic Importance:

  • Animal food: fodder (fide A. Walther, 1989)
  • Environmental:
  • Weed: potential seed contaminant

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • EASTERN CANADA: Canada [Ontario]
    • WESTERN CANADA: Canada [Alberta]
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Illinois, Minnesota, Missouri, Wisconsin]
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Washington]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Texas]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [California]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Botanical Society of the British Isles BSBI taxon database (on-line resource). (BSBI)
  2. Cronquist, A. et al. Intermountain flora. (Intermt F)
  3. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). (Ecocrop)
  4. Gleason, H. A. & A. Cronquist Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada, ed. 2. 1991 (Glea Cron ed2)
  5. Jones, G. N. & G. D. Fuller Vascular plants of Illinois. (F IllJones)
  6. Kartesz, J. T. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland. (L US Can ed2)
  7. Martin, W. C. & C. R. Hutchins A flora of New Mexico. (F New Mex)
  8. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  9. 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)
  10. Steyermark, J. A. Flora of Missouri. (F Missouri)
  11. Townsend, C. C. & E. Guest Flora of Iraq. (F Iraq)
  12. Walther, A. 1989. Development of the native legume Glycyrrhiza lepidota as a potential soil reclamation and forage crop 43pp.
  13. Welsh, S. L. 1978. Utah flora: Fabaceae (Leguminosae) Great Basin Naturalist 38:312.

Check other web resources for Glycyrrhiza lepidota Pursh :

  • 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
  • ILDIS: International Legume Database & Information Service
  • 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.

Images:

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

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=17822. Accessed 15 November 2018.