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Taxon: Ambrosia acanthicarpa Hook.

 
Genus: Ambrosia
Family: Asteraceae (alt.Compositae)
Nomen number: 316547
Place of publication: Fl. bor.-amer. 1:309. 1833
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 29-Oct-2007 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 29-Oct-2007
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 3 (2 active, 2 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • annual bur-sage  (Source: Intermt F) - English
  • Hooker's bur ragweed  (Source: BSBI) - English
  • sandbur  (Source: Websters Dict) - English

Economic Importance:

  • Vertebrate poisons: mammals; mammals

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • WESTERN CANADA: Canada [Alberta (s.), Manitoba (s.), Saskatchewan (s.)]
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Kansas, Nebraska, North Dakota, Oklahoma, South Dakota]
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Washington, Wyoming]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [New Mexico, Texas]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Arizona, California, Nevada, Utah]


    Naturalized

    Northern America
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Minnesota (e.)]


References:

  1. Webster's third new international dictionary. (Websters Dict)
  2. Botanical Society of the British Isles BSBI taxon database (on-line resource). (BSBI)
  3. Correll, D. S. & M. C. Johnston Manual of the vascular plants of Texas. 1970 (F Tex)
  4. Cronquist, A. et al. Intermountain flora. (Intermt F)
  5. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  6. Hickman, J. C., ed. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California. 1993 (F CalifJep)
  7. Lampe, K. F. & M. A. McCann AMA handbook of poisonous and injurious plants. 1985 (Lampe & McCann)
  8. McGregor, R. L. et al. (The Great Plains Flora Association) Flora of the Great Plains. (F GPlains)
  9. Payne, W. W. 1964. A re-evaluation of the genus Ambrosia (Compositae) J. Arnold Arbor. 45:409.

Check other web resources for Ambrosia acanthicarpa Hook. :

  • 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
  • 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=316547. Accessed 19 November 2018.