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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.
Accessions: 17 (16 active, 9 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (Map)

Common names:

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

Economic Importance:

  • Animal food: fodder
  • 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).
  2. Cronquist, A. et al. 1972-. Intermountain flora.
  3. Darbyshire, S. J. 2003. Inventory of Canadian Agricultural Weeds Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada. 152-153.
  4. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO). 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). URL: http://ecocrop.fao.org/ecocrop/srv/en/cropListDetails?code=&relation=beginsWith&name=Glycyrrhiza+lepidota&quantity=1 target='_blank'
  5. Gleason, H. A. & A. Cronquist. 1991. Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada, ed. 2
  6. Jones, G. N. & G. D. Fuller. 1955. Vascular plants of Illinois.
  7. Kartesz, J. T. 1994. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland.
  8. Martin, W. C. & C. R. Hutchins. 1980. A flora of New Mexico.
  9. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource).
  10. 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).
  11. Steyermark, J. A. 1977. Flora of Missouri. Note: = Glycyrrhiza lepidota (Nutt.) Pursh
  12. Townsend, C. C. & E. Guest. 1966-. Flora of Iraq.
  13. Walther, A. 1989. Development of the native legume Glycyrrhiza lepidota as a potential soil reclamation and forage crop. 43pp.
  14. 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. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=17822. Accessed 8 December 2019.