Taxon: Pluchea lanceolata (DC.) Oliv. & Hiern

 
Genus: Pluchea
Family: Asteraceae (alt.Compositae)
Nomen number: 401818
Place of publication: D. Oliver, Fl. trop. Afr. 3:329. 1877
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 18-Mar-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 18-Mar-2012
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Medicines: folklore ()
  • Weed: potential seed contaminant (a serious weed in India fide Atlas WWeed)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • MACARONESIA: Cape Verde
    • NORTHEAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Chad
    • WEST TROPICAL AFRICA: Niger, Senegal

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: India [Gujarat, Haryana, Maharashtra, Punjab, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, West Bengal]


    Naturalized

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: India


References:

  1. Arechavaleta, M. et al., eds. Lista preliminar de especies silvestres de Cabo Verde: hongos, plantas y animales terrestres. 2005 (L Cabo Verde)
  2. Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  3. Holm, L. et al. A geographical atlas of world weeds. 1979 (Atlas WWeed)
  4. Keay, R. W. J. & F. N. Hepper Flora of west tropical Africa, ed. 2. (F WT Afr)
  5. King-Jones, S. 2001. Revision of Pluchea Cass. (Compositae, Plucheeae) in the Old World (Englera) 23:82.
  6. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker Herbs of commerce, ed. 2. 2000 (Herbs Commerce ed2)
  7. Sharma, B. D. et al., eds. Flora of India. (F India)

Check other web resources for Pluchea lanceolata (DC.) Oliv. & Hiern :

  • 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.

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=401818. Accessed 26 May 2018.