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Taxon: Genista monspessulana (L.) L. A. S. Johnson

 
Genus: Genista
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
Subfamily: Faboideae
Tribe: Genisteae
Nomen number: 311106
Place of publication: Contr. New South Wales Natl. Herb. 3:98. 1962
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 05-Feb-1987 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 09-May-2011
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 5 (1 active, 1 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Econ Pl Aust; Invasive Pl Spec)
  • Weed: potential seed contaminant (fide Econ Pl Aust; L NWeeds Hawaii, as Cytisus monspessulana; Invasive Pl Spec; Weeds SAfr 2001, as Cytisus monspessulanus)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • NORTHERN AFRICA: Algeria (n.), Morocco, Tunisia (not present in Tunisia fide Andrew Sheppard, pers. comm. via J. R. Hosking)

    Asia-Temperate
    • WESTERN ASIA: Lebanon, Turkey (w.)
    • CAUCASUS: Georgia

    Europe
    • SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE: Albania, Former Yugoslavia, Greece, Italy (incl. Sardinia, Sicily)
    • SOUTHWESTERN EUROPE: France (s. & Corsica), Portugal (s.), Spain


    Cultivated (also cult.)

    Naturalized

    Africa
    • MACARONESIA: Portugal [Azores]
    • SOUTHERN AFRICA: South Africa

    Australasia
    • AUSTRALIA: Australia
    • NEW ZEALAND: New Zealand

    Europe
    • NORTHERN EUROPE: United Kingdom

    Northern America
    • United States (w.)

    Pacific
    • NORTH-CENTRAL PACIFIC: United States [Hawaii]

    Southern America
    • South America (s.)


References:

  1. Allan, H. H. B. et al. Flora of New Zealand. (F NZeal)
  2. Conant, P. et al. 1997. Appendix. Selected plant species interfering with resource management goals in North American natural areas (Pl Invasion) 255-267.
  3. Greuter, W. et al., eds. Med-Checklist. (L Medit)
  4. Hawaii Department of Agriculture List of plant species designated as noxious weeds for eradication or control purposes. 1992 (L NWeeds Hawaii)
  5. Henderson, L. Alien weeds and invasive plants: a complete guide to declared weeds and invaders in South Africa. Plant Protection Research Institute, Handbook 12. 2001 (Weeds SAfr 2001)
  6. Hnatiuk, R. J. Census of Australian vascular plants. Australian Flora and Fauna Series No. 11. (L Aust)
  7. Lazarides, M. & B. Hince CSIRO Handbook of Economic Plants of Australia. 1993 (Econ Pl Aust)
  8. Lock, J. M. Legumes of Africa: a checklist. 1989 (Leg Africa)
  9. National Herbarium of New South Wales Flora of New South Wales. (F NSW)
  10. Parsons, W. T. & E. G. Cuthbertson Noxious weeds of Australia. 1992 (Noxweed Aust)
  11. Polhill, R. M. 1976. Genisteae (Adans.) Benth and related tribes (Leguminosae) Bot. Syst. 1:355.
  12. Sheppard, A. 2001. pers. comm. (pers. comm.) via e-mail from J. R. Hosking on 6 Jun
  13. Weber, E. Invasive plant species of the world: a reference guide to environmental weeds. 2003 (Invasive Pl Spec)

Check other web resources for Genista monspessulana (L.) L. A. S. Johnson :

  • 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:
  • AVH: Australia's Virtual Herbarium
  • SIBIS: South African National Biodiversity Institute's (SANBI) Integrated Biodiversity System
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ILDIS: International Legume Database & Information Service
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Genista monspessulana cultivars
  • 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.

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=311106. Accessed 15 December 2018.