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Taxon: Mentzelia laevicaulis (Douglas) Torr. & A. Gray

 
Genus: Mentzelia
Family: Loasaceae
Subfamily: Mentzelioideae
Nomen number: 316748
Place of publication: Fl. N. Amer. 1:535. 1840
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 27-Aug-2008 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 27-Aug-2008
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 28 (28 active, 20 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • giant blazingstar  (Source: CalFlora) - English
  • smooth-stem blazingstar  (Source: CalFlora) - English

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • WESTERN CANADA: Canada [British Columbia]
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Colorado (n.w.), Idaho, Montana (w.), Oregon, Washington, Wyoming]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [California, Nevada, Utah]


References:

  1. CalFlora Database Project CalFlora: a botanical resource for California on the internet (on-line resource). (CalFlora)
  2. Cronquist, A. et al. Intermountain flora. (Intermt F)
  3. Hickman, J. C., ed. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California. 1993 (F CalifJep)

Check other web resources for Mentzelia laevicaulis (Douglas) Torr. & A. Gray :

  • 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.

Images:

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Seeds: 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=316748. Accessed 20 October 2018.