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Taxon: Malacothrix coulteri Harv. & A. Gray

 
Genus: Malacothrix
Family: Asteraceae (alt.Compositae)
Subfamily: Cichorioideae
Tribe: Cichorieae
Subtribe: Microseridinae
Nomen number: 23183
Place of publication: Mem. Amer. Acad. Arts ser. 2, 4:113. 1849 (Pl. fendler.)
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 22-Nov-2004 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 11-Mar-2008
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 3 (2 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

  • snakehead malacothrix  (Source: F Utah ed2) - English
  • snake's-head  (Source: F CalifJep) - English
  • snake's-head desert-dandelion  (Source: F NAmer) - English

Distributional Range:

    Native

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


    Naturalized

    Southern America
    • SOUTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Argentina, Chile


References:

  1. Beatley, J. C. Vascular plants of the Nevada test site and central-southern Nevada. 1976 (F NevTestS)
  2. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  3. Hickman, J. C., ed. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California. 1993 (F CalifJep)
  4. Kearney, T. H. & R. H. Peebles Arizona flora, ed. 2. (F Ariz)
  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)
  7. Wiggins, I. L. Flora of Baja California. (F Baja)

Check other web resources for Malacothrix coulteri Harv. & A. Gray :


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=23183. Accessed 21 November 2018.