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Taxon: Heterotheca grandiflora Nutt.

 
Genus: Heterotheca
Family: Asteraceae (alt.Compositae)
Nomen number: 316895
Place of publication: Trans. Amer. Philos. Soc. ser. 2, 7:315. 1840
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 16-Jun-2009 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 16-Jun-2009
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 3 (3 active, 3 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

  • silk-grass golden-aster  (Source: F NAmer) - English
  • telegraph-weed  (Source: F CalifJep) - English

Economic Importance:

  • Medicines: folklore
  • Weed:

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [California (s.)]
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Baja Norte (n.)]


    Naturalized

    Australasia
    • AUSTRALIA: Australia [New South Wales]

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


    Uncertain

    Northern America
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Arizona, Nevada (s.), Utah (Washington Co.)]


References:

  1. Cronquist, A. et al. Intermountain flora. (Intermt F)
  2. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  3. Harden, G. J., ed. Flora of New South Wales. (F NSWales)
  4. Hickman, J. C., ed. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California. 1993 (F CalifJep)
  5. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker Herbs of commerce, ed. 2. 2000 (Herbs Commerce ed2)
  6. Shreve, F. & I. L. Wiggins Vegetation and flora of the Sonoran desert. (F SonorDes)
  7. Wagenknecht, B. L. 1960. Revision of Heterotheca, section Heterotheca (Compositae) (Rhodora) 62:66.
  8. Welsh, S. L. et al. A Utah flora. (F Utah ed2)
  9. Wiggins, I. L. Flora of Baja California. (F Baja)

Check other web resources for Heterotheca grandiflora Nutt. :

  • 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:
  • AVH: Australia's Virtual Herbarium
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • 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=316895. Accessed 19 December 2018.