Taxon: Scolymus hispanicus L.

 
Genus: Scolymus
Family: Asteraceae (alt.Compositae)
Subfamily: Cichorioideae
Tribe: Cichorieae
Subtribe: Scolyminae
Nomen number: 33399
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 2:813. 1753
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 20-Mar-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 20-Mar-2012
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Food additives: adulterant (of saffron fide Cornucopia)
  • Human food: vegetable (fide Cornucopia; Pl Book)
  • Weed: potential seed contaminant ()

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • MACARONESIA: Spain [Canary Islands]
    • NORTHERN AFRICA: Algeria, Egypt, Morocco, Tunisia

    Asia-Temperate
    • WESTERN ASIA: Cyprus, Iran (n.w.), Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, Syria, Turkey
    • CAUCASUS: Azerbaijan, Georgia, Russian Federation, [Krasnodar (w.)] Russian Federation-Ciscaucasia [Ciscaucasia]

    Europe
    • EASTERN EUROPE: Ukraine (incl. Krym)
    • SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE: Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Greece (incl. Crete), Italy (incl. Sardinia, Sicily), Macedonia, Montenegro, Romania, Serbia, Slovenia
    • SOUTHWESTERN EUROPE: France (incl. Corsica), Portugal, Spain (incl. Baleares)


    Adventive

    Europe
    • NORTHERN EUROPE: United Kingdom
    • MIDDLE EUROPE: Belgium, Germany, Poland, Switzerland


    Naturalized

    Africa
    • MACARONESIA: Portugal, [Azores] Spain [Canary Islands]
    • NORTHERN AFRICA: Libya

    Australasia
    • AUSTRALIA: Australia [New South Wales, Victoria]

    Northern America
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [New York, Pennsylvania]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Alabama]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [California]

    Southern America
    • SOUTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Argentina, Chile


References:

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  2. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  3. Boulos, L. Flora of Egypt. 1999- (F Egypt)
  4. Boulos, L. Flora of Egypt checklist. (L Egypt)
  5. Davis, P. H., ed. Flora of Turkey and the east Aegean islands. (F Turk)
  6. Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)
  7. Eriksson, O. et al. Flora of Macaronesia: checklist of vascular plants, ed. 2. (L Macar ed2)
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  9. Facciola, S. Cornucopia, a source book of edible plants. 1990 (Cornucopia)
  10. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  11. Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  12. Hanelt, P., ed. Mansfeld's encyclopedia of agricultural and horticultural crops. Volumes 1-6. 2001 (Mansf Ency)
  13. Hickman, J. C., ed. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California. 1993 (F CalifJep)
  14. Holm, L. et al. A geographical atlas of world weeds. 1979 (Atlas WWeed)
  15. Instituto de Botánica Darwinion Flora del Conosur. Catálogo de las plantas vasculares. (F ConoSur)
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  26. Pottier-Alapetite, G. Flore de la Tunisie: Angiospermes-Dicotyledones. (F Tunis)
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  31. Willis, J. H. A handbook to plants in Victoria. (F VictWillis)
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Check other web resources for Scolymus hispanicus L. :


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=33399. Accessed 25 April 2018.