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Taxon: Tagetes lucida Cav.

 
Genus: Tagetes
Family: Asteraceae (alt.Compositae)
Subfamily: Asteroideae
Tribe: Tageteae
Nomen number: 36200
Place of publication: Icon. 3:33, t. 264. 1795-1796
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 01-Nov-1985 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 31-May-2011
Species priority site is: Ornamental Plant Germplasm Center (OPGC)
Accessions: 7 (4 active, 1 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard; Hortus 3)
  • Food additives:
  • Medicines:
  • Non-vertebrate poisons: house pest control (to repell mosquitos, lice and other insects)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Chihuahua, Coahuila, Durango, Nuevo Leon, San Luis Potosi, Sinaloa, Sonora, Tamaulipas, Zacatecas]
    • SOUTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Aguascalientes, Chiapas, Colima, Guanajuato, Guerrero, Hidalgo, Jalisco, Mexico, Michoacan, Morelos, Nayarit, Oaxaca, Puebla, Queretaro, Tabasco, Tlaxcala, Veracruz]

    Southern America
    • CENTRAL AMERICA: El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  2. Backer, C. A. & R. C. Bakhuizen van den Brink, Jr. Flora of Java. (F Java)
  3. Breedlove, D. E., ed. Flora of Chiapas. (F Chiapas)
  4. Duke, J. A. et al. CRC Handbook of medicinal herbs. 2002 (CRC MedHerbs ed2)
  5. Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)
  6. Fouché, J.-G. 1999. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  7. Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard) 4:429.
  8. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  9. Markle, G. M. et al., eds. Food and feed crops of the United States, ed. 2. 1998 (Food Feed Crops US)
  10. Matuda, E. 1958. Las compuestas del estado de México
  11. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker Herbs of commerce, ed. 2. 2000 (Herbs Commerce ed2)
  12. McVaugh, R. Flora Novo-Galiciana. (F NGalicia)
  13. Rehm, S. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants. 1994 (Dict Rehm)
  14. Rzedowski, J. & G. Rzedowski, eds. Flora del Bajio y de regiones adyacentes. (F Bajio)
  15. Small, E. 1997. Culinary herbs. (Culinary Herbs) 588.
  16. St. John, H. List and summary of the flowering plants in the Hawaiian islands. 1973 (L Hawaii)
  17. Standley, P. C. & J. A. Steyermark Flora of Guatemala. (F Guat)
  18. Turner, B. L. 1996. The comps of Mexico: a systematic account of the family Asteraceae. Volume 6: Tageteae and Anthemideae Phytologia Mem. 10:55.
  19. Turner, B. L. The comps of Mexico - a systematic account of the family Asteraceae. Phytologia Memoirs. (Comp Mex)
  20. Vibrans, H., ed. Malezas de México (on-line resource). (Malezas Mex)
  21. Villaseñor, J. L. Manual para la identificacion de las Compositae de la Peninsula de Yucatan y Tabasco. Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden Techn. Rep. no. 4. 1989 (Comp Yucatan)

Check other web resources for Tagetes lucida Cav. :

  • 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.

Images:

  • Fruits: 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=36200. Accessed 19 November 2018.