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Taxon: Plantago rugelii Decne.

 
Genus: Plantago
Subgenus: Plantago
Family: Plantaginaceae
Tribe: Plantagineae
Nomen number: 28794
Place of publication: A. L. P. P. de Candolle, Prodr. 13(1):700. 1852
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 13-May-1992 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 07-Jan-2003
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Other conspecific taxa:

Common names:

  • American plantain  (Source: Glea Cron ed2) - English
  • blackseed plantain  (Source: Names Beetle) - English
  • pale plantain  (Source: Websters Dict) - English
  • Rugel's plantain  (Source: F GPlains) - English
  • tanchagem-americano  (Source: pers. comm.) - Portuguese (Brazil)
  • transagem-americano  (Source: pers. comm.) - Portuguese (Brazil)

Economic Importance:

  • Animal food: fodder (sometimes ingredient of wild bird seed)
  • Weed: potential seed contaminant (of cultivated & fallow fields)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • EASTERN CANADA: Canada [New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Ontario, Quebec]
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Connecticut, Indiana, Maine, Massachusetts, 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, North Dakota, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Wisconsin]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, Florida (http://www.plantatlas.usf.edu/main.asp?plantID=992), Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee (http://tenn.bio.utk.edu/vascular/database/vascular-database.asp?CategoryID=Dicots&FamilyID=Plantaginaceae&GenusID=Plantago&SpeciesID=rugelii), Virginia]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Texas]


References:

  1. Webster's third new international dictionary. (Websters Dict)
  2. Beetle, A. A. Recommended plant names. Univ. Wyoming Agr. Exp. Sta. Res. J. 31. 1970 (Names Beetle)
  3. Brown, R. G. & M. L. Brown Herbaceous plants of Maryland. 1984 (HPl Mary)
  4. Browne, E. T. & R. Athey Vascular plants of Kentucky: an annotated checklist. 1992 (L Kentucky)
  5. Chester, E. W. et al. Atlas of Tennessee vascular plants. (Atlas Tenn)
  6. Correll, D. S. & M. C. Johnston Manual of the vascular plants of Texas. 1970 (F Tex)
  7. Deam, C. C. Flora of Indiana. (F Indiana)
  8. Eilers, L. J. & D. M. Roosa The vascular plants of Iowa. 1994 (L Iowa)
  9. Gleason, H. A. & A. Cronquist Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada, ed. 2. 1991 (Glea Cron ed2)
  10. Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  11. Harmon, P. J. et al. Checklist and atlas of the vascular flora of West Virginia. (Atlas WVa)
  12. Jardín Botánico Nacional Flora de la República de Cuba. 1998- (F Cuba)
  13. Jones, R. L. Plant life of Kentucky: an illustrated guide to the vascular flora. (F Kentucky)
  14. Magee, D. W. & H. E. Ahles Flora of the Northeast. A manual of the vascular flora of New England and adjacent New York. (F NE US)
  15. McGregor, R. L. et al. (The Great Plains Flora Association) Flora of the Great Plains. (F GPlains)
  16. Mohlenbrock, R. H. & D. M. Ladd Distribution of Illinois vascular plants. 1978 (Atlas Ill)
  17. Ohio Flora Committee (E. L. Braun, T. S. Cooperrider, T. R. Fisher, J. J. Furlow) The vascular flora of Ohio. (F Ohio)
  18. Ownbey, G. B. & T. Morley Vascular plants of Minnesota: a checklist and atlas. 1991 (L Minn)
  19. Radford, A. E. et al. Manual of the vascular flora of the Carolinas. (F Carolin)
  20. Scoggan, H. J. The flora of Canada, 4 vol. (F Canada)
  21. Smith, E. B. An atlas and annotated list of the vascular plants of Arkansas. 1978 (L Arkansas)
  22. Steyermark, J. A. Flora of Missouri. (F Missouri)
  23. Voss, E. Michigan flora. (F Mich)
  24. Weakley, A. S. Flora of the Carolinas, Virginia, and Georgia, and surrounding areas. (F Carol Virg Georg)
  25. Wetter, M. A. et al. WISFLORA: Wisconsin vascular plant species (on-line resource). (F Wisconsin)
  26. Wherry, E. T. et al. Atlas of the flora of Pennsylvania. (Atlas Penn)
  27. Wunderlin, R. & B. Hansen Atlas of Florida vascular plants (on-line resource). (Atlas Florida)

Check other web resources for Plantago rugelii Decne. :

  • 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.

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=28794. Accessed 11 December 2018.