Taxon: Pectis elongata Kunth

 
Genus: Pectis
Family: Asteraceae (alt.Compositae)
Nomen number: 401806
Place of publication: F. W. H. A. von Humboldt et al., Nov. gen. sp. 4:206[folio]. 1818; 4:262[quarto]. 1820
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 10-Apr-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 18-Jul-2001
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • citronelle  (Source: F LAnt) - French

Economic Importance:

  • Weed: potential seed contaminant ()

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [San Luis Potosi, Tamaulipas]
    • SOUTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Guerrero, Oaxaca, Veracruz]

    Southern America
    • CARIBBEAN: Cuba, Dominica, Grenada, Hispaniola, Jamaica, Martinique, Puerto Rico, St. Lucia
    • CENTRAL AMERICA: Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama
    • NORTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: French Guiana, Guyana, Suriname, Venezuela
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Colombia, Ecuador [Guayas]


References:

  1. Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & M. T. Strong Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies. Smithsonian Contr. Bot. 98. 2012 (L West Indies)
  2. Breedlove, D. E., ed. Flora of Chiapas. (F Chiapas)
  3. Funk, V. et al. Checklist of the plants of the Guiana Shield (Venezuela: Amazonas, Bolivar, Delta Amacuro; Guyana, Surinam, French Guiana). Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 55:1-584. 2007 (L Guiana Shield)
  4. Hokche, O. et al. Nuevo catálogo de la flora vascular de Venezola. (L Venez ed2)
  5. Howard, R. Flora of the lesser Antilles. (F LAnt)
  6. Jørgensen, P. M. & S. León-Yánez, eds. Catalogue of the vascular plants of Ecuador. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 75. 1999 (L Ecuador)
  7. Standley, P. C. & J. A. Steyermark Flora of Guatemala. (F Guat)
  8. Stevens, W. D. et al., eds. Flora de Nicaragua. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 85(1-3). (F Nicaragua)
  9. Steyermark, J. A. et al., eds. Flora of the Venezuelan Guayana. (F VenGuay)
  10. Turner, B. L. 1996. The comps of Mexico: a systematic account of the family Asteraceae. Volume 6: Tageteae and Anthemideae Phytologia Mem. 10:31.
  11. Woodson, R. E. & R. W. Schery, eds. Flora of Panama. (F Panama)

Check other web resources for Pectis elongata Kunth :

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

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=401806. Accessed 25 May 2018.