Taxon: Sida acuta Burm. f.

 
Genus: Sida
Family: Malvaceae
Subfamily: Malvoideae
Tribe: Malveae
Nomen number: 33885
Place of publication: Fl. indica 147. 1768
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 21-Feb-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 22-May-1997
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • broomweed  (Source: Dict Rehm) - English
  • southern sida  (Source: Dict Rehm) - English
  • spiny-head sida  (Source: Noxweed Aust) - English
  • herbe à paniers  (Source: Dict Rehm) - French
  • hosoba-kingojika  (Source: F Japan) - Japanese Rōmaji
  • guaxuma  (Source: pers. comm.) - Portuguese (Brazil)
  • relógio-de-vaqueiro  (Source: pers. comm.) - Portuguese (Brazil)
  • relógio-vassoura  (Source: pers. comm.) - Portuguese (Brazil)
  • tupitixa  (Source: pers. comm.) - Portuguese (Brazil)
  • vassoura-preta  (Source: pers. comm.) - Portuguese (Brazil)
  • vassourinha  (Source: pers. comm.) - Portuguese (Brazil)
  • babosilla  (Source: F NGalicia) - Spanish
  • escoba blanca  (Source: Dict Rehm) - Spanish
  • escobilla  (Source: Dict Rehm) - Spanish
  • escobilla blanca  (Source: F NGalicia) - Spanish
  • huinar  (Source: F NGalicia) - Spanish
  • malva colorada  (Source: F NGalicia) - Spanish
  • malva de Castilla  (Source: F NGalicia) - Spanish
  • huang hua ren  (Source: F ChinaEng) - Transcribed Chinese

Economic Importance:

  • Medicines: folklore ()
  • Weed: potential seed contaminant ()

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China [Fujian, Guangdong, Guangxi, Hainan, Yunnan]
    • EASTERN ASIA: Japan, [Ryukyu Islands] Taiwan

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: Bhutan, India, Nepal, Sri Lanka
    • INDO-CHINA: Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam
    • MALESIA: Indonesia, [Java] Philippines

    Northern America
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Georgia, South Carolina]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Arizona]
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Chihuahua, Nuevo Leon, San Luis Potosi, Sinaloa, Sonora, Tamaulipas]
    • SOUTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Campeche, Chiapas, Colima, Guerrero, Jalisco, Mexico, Michoacan, Morelos, Nayarit, Oaxaca, Puebla, Queretaro, Quintana Roo, Tabasco, Veracruz, Yucatan]

    Southern America
    • CARIBBEAN: Anguilla, Antigua and Barbuda, Bahamas, Barbados, Cuba, Dominica, Grenada, Hispaniola, Jamaica, Martinique, Montserrat, Netherlands Antilles, [Saba] Puerto Rico, St. Kitts and Nevis, St. Lucia, Virgin Islands (British), Virgin Islands (U.S.)
    • CENTRAL AMERICA: Belize, Costa Rica, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama
    • NORTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: French Guiana, Guyana, Suriname, Venezuela
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Ecuador, [Galapagos Islands, Chimborazo, El Oro, Esmeraldas, Guayas, Loja, Los Rios, Manabi, Napo, Pastaza, Pichincha] Peru [Cuzco, Huanuco, Junin, Loreto, Madre de Dios, Pasco, Piura, Puno, San Martin, Ucayali]


    Naturalized

    Africa
    • MACARONESIA: Spain [Canary Islands]
    • NORTHERN AFRICA: Egypt
    • NORTHEAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Somalia
    • EAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda
    • WEST-CENTRAL TROPICAL AFRICA: Burundi, Cameroon, Congo, Gabon, Rwanda, Zaire
    • WEST TROPICAL AFRICA: Cote D'Ivoire, Ghana, Liberia, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, Togo
    • SOUTH TROPICAL AFRICA: Malawi, Mozambique, Zambia
    • SOUTHERN AFRICA: South Africa, Swaziland
    • WESTERN INDIAN OCEAN: British Indian Ocean Terr, [Diego Garcia] Madagascar, Mayotte, Seychelles

    Asia-Temperate
    • ARABIAN PENINSULA: Oman
    • WESTERN ASIA: Israel, Jordan

    Asia-Tropical
    • PAPUASIA: Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands

    Australasia
    • AUSTRALIA: Australia

    Pacific
    • NORTH-CENTRAL PACIFIC: United States [Hawaii]
    • NORTHWESTERN PACIFIC: Guam, Marshall Islands, Micronesia, Northern Mariana Islands, Palau
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL PACIFIC: French Polynesia
    • SOUTHWESTERN PACIFIC: Fiji, Nauru, New Caledonia, Niue, Samoa, Vanuatu

    Southern America
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Ecuador [Galapagos Islands]


    Other (exact native range obscure)

References:

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Check other web resources for Sida acuta Burm. f. :

  • 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:
  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • AVH: Australia's Virtual Herbarium
  • SIBIS: South African National Biodiversity Institute's (SANBI) Integrated Biodiversity System
  • 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.

Images:

  • Flower: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Seed: 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=33885. Accessed 21 April 2018.