Taxon: Senecio pterophorus DC.

 
Genus: Senecio
Family: Asteraceae (alt.Compositae)
  Subfamily: Asteroideae
      Tribe: Senecioneae
        Subtribe: Senecioninae
Nomen number: 401896
Place of publication: Prodr. 6:389. 1838 ("1837")
Name Verified on: 03-Feb-2011 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 03-Feb-2011
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Weed: potential seed contaminant (fide Noxweed Aust)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Africa

    • Southern Africa: Lesotho; South Africa - KwaZulu-Natal, - Eastern Cape, - Western Cape

  • Naturalized:

  • Australasia

    • Australia: Australia - South Australia
  • Europe

    • Southeastern Europe: Italy
    • Southwestern Europe: Spain

  • Adventive:

  • Europe

    • Northern Europe: United Kingdom

References:

  • Chamorri, L. et al. 2006. Ecología y distribución de Senecio pterophorus (Compositae) en la Península Ibérica Anales Jard. Bot. Madrid 63:55-62.
  • Compton, R. H. 1966. An annotated check list of the flora of Swaziland J. S. African Bot. suppl. 6:77.
  • Euro+Med Editorial Committee Euro+Med Plantbase: the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity (on-line resource). (EuroMed Plantbase)
  • Germishuizen, G. & N. L. Meyer, eds. Plants of southern Africa: an annotated checklist. Strelitzia 14. 2003 (Pl SAfr ed2)
  • Parsons, W. T. & E. G. Cuthbertson Noxious weeds of Australia. 1992 (Noxweed Aust)
  • Stace, C. New flora of the British Isles. 1995 (F BritStace)

Check other web resources for Senecio pterophorus DC. :

  • Euro+Med Plantbase: Information Resource for Euro-Mediterranean Plant Diversity
  • AVH: Australia's Virtual Herbarium
  • SIBIS: South African National Biodiversity Institute's (SANBI) Integrated Biodiversity System
  • 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.