Taxon: Arctotheca calendula (L.) Levyns

 
Genus: Arctotheca
Family: Asteraceae (alt.Compositae)
Subfamily: Cichorioideae
Tribe: Arctotideae
Subtribe: Arctotidinae
Nomen number: 316561
Place of publication: J. S. African Bot. 8:284. 1942
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Typification:
Name Verified on: 24-Feb-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 24-Feb-2012
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

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Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental ()
  • Vertebrate poisons: mammals (nitrate poisonous & cause of hay fever fide Econ Pl Aust)
  • Weed: potential seed contaminant (fide Invasive Pl Spec; Pl Protect Quart 9(3):94-100. 1994, in Australia; Econ Pl Aust)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • SOUTHERN AFRICA: Lesotho, South Africa [Eastern Cape, KwaZulu-Natal, Northern Cape, Western Cape]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

    Adventive

    Europe
    • NORTHERN EUROPE: Sweden, United Kingdom
    • MIDDLE EUROPE: Belgium, Czech Republic
    • SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE: Croatia


    Naturalized

    Africa
    • MACARONESIA: Portugal [Azores]
    • NORTHERN AFRICA: Morocco

    Australasia
    • AUSTRALIA: Australia
    • NEW ZEALAND: New Zealand

    Europe
    • SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE: Greece, Italy [Sardinia, Sicily]
    • SOUTHWESTERN EUROPE: France (incl. Corsica), Portugal, Spain (incl. Baleares)

    Northern America
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [California]

    Southern America
    • SOUTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Argentina, [Buenos Aires] Chile


References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  2. Allan, H. H. B. et al. Flora of New Zealand. (F NZeal)
  3. Arnold, T. H. & B. C. De Wet, eds. Plants of southern Africa: names and distribution. Mem. Bot. Surv. S. Africa no. 62. 1993 (Pl SAfr)
  4. Botanical Society of the British Isles BSBI taxon database (on-line resource). (BSBI)
  5. Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)
  6. Euro+Med Editorial Committee Euro+Med Plantbase: the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity (on-line resource). (EuroMed Plantbase)
  7. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  8. Germishuizen, G. & N. L. Meyer, eds. Plants of southern Africa: an annotated checklist. Strelitzia 14. 2003 (Pl SAfr ed2)
  9. Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  10. Hnatiuk, R. J. Census of Australian vascular plants. Australian Flora and Fauna Series No. 11. (L Aust)
  11. Instituto de Botánica Darwinion Flora del Conosur. Catálogo de las plantas vasculares. (F ConoSur)
  12. Integrated Botanical Information System (IBIS) Australian plant common name database (on-line resource). (Aust Pl Common Names)
  13. Lazarides, M. & B. Hince CSIRO Handbook of Economic Plants of Australia. 1993 (Econ Pl Aust)
  14. Weber, E. Invasive plant species of the world: a reference guide to environmental weeds. 2003 (Invasive Pl Spec)
  15. Wood, H. 1994. The introduction and spread of capeweed, Arctotheca calendula (L.) Levyns (Asteraceae) in Australia Pl. Protect. Quart. 9(3):94-100.

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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=316561. Accessed 24 May 2018.