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Taxon: Helianthus maximiliani Schrad.

 
Genus: Helianthus
Family: Asteraceae (alt.Compositae)
Subfamily: Asteroideae
Tribe: Heliantheae
Nomen number: 27931
Place of publication: Index sem. hort. acad. gotting. 1835:3. 1835 (Ann. Sci. Nat., Bot. sér. 2, 6:101. 1836)
Link to protologue:
Comment: the original spelling is permissible under Melbourne ICN Rec. 60C.2, Maximilianus being of ancient Roman origin, and is not correctable under Melbourne ICN Art. 60.12
Name Verified on: 08-Mar-2010 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 20-Oct-2017
Species priority site is: North Central Regional PI Station (NC7)
Accessions: 123 (68 active, 53 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

  • Maximilian's sunflower  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • hélianthe de Maximilien  (Source: F NAmer) - French

Economic Importance:

  • Animal food: forage
  • Environmental: ornamental; revegetator (fide NRCS Cons Pl Mat 2001); wildlife habitat (fide NRCS Cons Pl Mat 2001); wildlife habitat (fide NRCS Cons Pl Mat 2001)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • EASTERN CANADA: Canada [Ontario]
    • WESTERN CANADA: Canada [Alberta (s.), British Columbia (s.), Manitoba (s.), Saskatchewan (s.)]
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Indiana, Michigan, Ohio]
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Wisconsin]
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Colorado (n.e.), Montana (e.), Wyoming (e.)]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Arkansas]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Texas]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

    Naturalized

    Northern America
    • EASTERN CANADA: Canada [Quebec (s.)]
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, West Virginia]
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Idaho, Washington]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Alabama, Delaware, District of Columbia, Kentucky, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [California, Utah]


References:

  1. Atlagic, J. 2004. Roles of interspecific hybridization and cytogenetic studies in sunflower breeding (Helia) 41:1-24.
  2. Atlagic, J. et al. 1995. Meiosis and pollen grain viability in Helianthus mollis, Helianthus salicifolius, Helianthus maximiliani and their F1 hybrids with cultivated sunflower (Euphytica) 81:259-263.
  3. Browne, E. T. & R. Athey Vascular plants of Kentucky: an annotated checklist. 1992 (L Kentucky)
  4. Christov, M. et al. 2009. Wild species of Helianthus L. - Sources of resistance to the parasite Orobanche cumana Wallr. (Helia) 32:65-74.
  5. Englert, J. M. et al. USDA-NRCS Improved conservation plant materials released by NRCS and cooperators. 1999- (NRCS Cons Pl Mat)
  6. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  7. Georgieva-Todorova, J. 1984. Interspecific hybridization in the genus Helianthus L. Z. Pflanzenzücht. 93:265-279.
  8. Heiser, C. B., Jr. et al. 1962. Species crosses in Helianthus: I. Diploid species (Brittonia) 14:137-147.
  9. Heiser, C. B., Jr. et al. 1969. The North American sunflowers (Helianthus) Mem. Torrey Bot. Club 22(3):154-157.
  10. Henn, J.-J. et al. 1998. Regeneration of fertile interspecific hybrids from protoplast fusions between Helianthus annuus L. and wild Helianthus species Pl. Cell Rep. 18:220-224.
  11. Hickman, J. C., ed. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California. 1993 (F CalifJep)
  12. Horn, R. 2002. Molecular diversity of male sterility inducing and male-fertile cytoplasms in the genus Helianthus Theor. Appl. Genet. 104:562-570.
  13. Jan, C. C. et al. 2002. Registration of four sunflower germplasms with resistance to Orobanche cumana race F Crop Sci. (Madison) 42:2217-2218.
  14. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  15. McGregor, R. L. et al. (The Great Plains Flora Association) Flora of the Great Plains. (F GPlains)
  16. Mitchell, R. S., ed. A checklist of New York state plants. New York State Mus. Bull. 458. 1986 (L New York)
  17. Ohio Flora Committee (E. L. Braun, T. S. Cooperrider, T. R. Fisher, J. J. Furlow) The vascular flora of Ohio. (F Ohio)
  18. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  19. Radford, A. E. et al. Manual of the vascular flora of the Carolinas. (F Carolin)
  20. Radford, A. E. et al., eds. Vascular flora of the southeastern United States. (F SE US)
  21. Rogers, C. E. et al. 1982. Sunflower species of the United States 47-48.
  22. Seiler, G. 1997. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  23. Seymour, F. The flora of New England. (F NEng)
  24. Smith, E. B. An atlas and annotated list of the vascular plants of Arkansas. 1978 (L Arkansas)
  25. Sujatha, M. & M. Lakshminarayana 2007. Resistance to Spodoptera litura (Fabr.) in Helianthus species and backcross derived inbred lines from crosses involving diploid species (Euphytica) 155:205-213.
  26. Tikhomirov, V. T. & P. V. Chiryaev 2005. Sources of resistance to diseases in original material of sunflower (Helia) 28:101-106.
  27. Timme, R. E. et al. 2007. High-resolution phylogeny for Helianthus (Asteraceae) using the 18S-26S ribosomal DNA external transcribed spacer Amer. J. Bot. 94:1837-1852.
  28. Townsend, J., ed. South Carolina plant atlas (on-line resource). (Atlas SCarol)
  29. Wherry, E. T. et al. Atlas of the flora of Pennsylvania. (Atlas Penn)

Check other web resources for Helianthus maximiliani Schrad. :

  • 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.

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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=27931. Accessed 20 November 2018.