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Taxon: Plagiobothrys figuratus (Piper) I. M. Johnst.

Genus: Plagiobothrys
Family: Boraginaceae
Subfamily: Cynoglossoideae
Tribe: Cynoglosseae
Subtribe: Amsinckiinae
Nomen number: 316916
Place of publication: M. Peck, Man. pl. Oregon 609. 1941
Link to protologue:
Comment: Peck, in his preface (p. 9) acknowledged Johnston for the "determination of numerous Boraginaceae" (K. Gandhi, pers. comm.)
Name Verified on: 27-Apr-1992 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 1 (1 active, 1 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (Map)

Distributional Range:


    Northern America
    • WESTERN CANADA: Canada [British Columbia (Vancouver Island (s.))]
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Oregon (w.), Washington (w.)]


  1. Chambers, K. L. 1989. The taxonomic relationships of Allocarya corallicarpa (Boraginaceae). Madroño 36:281.
  2. Chambers, K. L. 2007. Nomenclatural notes and lectotypes in the Allocarya section of Plagiobothrys. Madroño 54:322-325.
  3. Hitchcock, C. L. et al. 1955-1969. Vascular plants of the Pacific Northwest.

Check other web resources for Plagiobothrys figuratus (Piper) I. M. Johnst. :

  • 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=316916. Accessed 15 July 2019.