Taxon: Martynia annua L.

 
Genus: Martynia
Family: Martyniaceae
Nomen number: 401395
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 2:618. 1753
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 06-Mar-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 07-Mar-1995
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard; Noxweed Aust)
  • Materials: beads (fide Bot Beads World; as http://www.botanicalbeads.com/BBB_page_89.html,)
  • Weed: potential seed contaminant (fide Atlas WWeed; Noxweed Aust)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • Mexico

    Southern America
    • CARIBBEAN: Antigua and Barbuda, [Antigua] Cuba, Dominica, Guadeloupe, Hispaniola, Jamaica, Martinique, Puerto Rico, St. Vincent and Grenadines [St. Vincent]
    • CENTRAL AMERICA: Belize, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua


    Cultivated (also cult.)

    Naturalized (widely natzd. in tropics)

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. Gómez-Pompa, A. & V. Sosa, eds. Flora de Veracruz. (F Veracruz)
  3. Hevly, R. H. 1969. Nomenclatural history and typification of Martynia and Proboscidea (Martyniaceae) (Taxon) 18:527-534.
  4. Holm, L. et al. A geographical atlas of world weeds. 1979 (Atlas WWeed)
  5. Howard, R. Flora of the lesser Antilles. (F LAnt)
  6. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  7. Parsons, W. T. & E. G. Cuthbertson Noxious weeds of Australia. 1992 (Noxweed Aust)
  8. Smith, R. J. Botanical beads of the world (on-line resource). (Bot Beads World)
  9. Standley, P. C. & J. A. Steyermark Flora of Guatemala. (F Guat)

Check other web resources for Martynia annua L. :

  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • 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:

  • Fruits: 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=401395. Accessed 23 May 2018.