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Taxon: Cicuta douglasii (DC.) J. M. Coult. & Rose

 
Genus: Cicuta
Family: Apiaceae (alt.Umbelliferae)
Subfamily: Apioideae
Tribe: Oenantheae
Nomen number: 316620
Place of publication: Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 7:95. 1900
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 31-Jan-1996 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 3 (3 active, 2 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (Map)

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym)

Common names:

  • western water-hemlock  (Source: Weeds West) - English
  • western water-hemlock   - English (Canada)
  • cicutaire pourpre   - French (Canada)

Economic Importance:

  • Vertebrate poisons: mammals (to humans and livestock fide Kingsbury; Lampe & McCann)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • SUBARCTIC AMERICA: United States [Alaska]
    • WESTERN CANADA: Canada [British Columbia]
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Idaho, Montana (w.), Oregon, Washington]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [California (n. & c.), Nevada (w.)]


References:

  1. Darbyshire, S. J. 2003. Inventory of Canadian Agricultural Weeds Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada. 185-186.
  2. Hickman, J. C., ed. 1993. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California
  3. Hitchcock, C. L. et al. 1955-1969. Vascular plants of the Pacific Northwest.
  4. Kingsbury, J. M. 1964. Poisonous plants of the United States and Canada. Note: poisonous
  5. Lampe, K. F. & M. A. McCann. 1985. AMA handbook of poisonous and injurious plants Note: poisonous
  6. Mathias, M. E. & L. Constance. 1944. Umbelliferae. North American flora 28B:155. Note: ser. 1, 1905-1957; ser. 2, 1954-1972
  7. Mulligan, G. A. 1980. The genus Cicuta in North America. Canad. J. Bot. 58:1760.
  8. Munro, D. B. Canadian poisonous plants information system (on-line resource).
  9. Scoggan, H. J. 1978-1979. The flora of Canada, 4 vol.
  10. Whitson, T. D. et al., eds. 1999. Weeds of the West, ed. 5

Check other web resources for Cicuta douglasii (DC.) J. M. Coult. & Rose :

  • 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. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=316620. Accessed 16 September 2019.