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Taxon: Bassia scoparia (L.) A. J. Scott

 
Genus: Bassia
Family: Chenopodiaceae
Subfamily: Salsoloideae
Tribe: Camphorosmeae
Nomen number: 404228
Place of publication: Feddes Repert. 89:108. 1978
Link to protologue:
Comment: publication of this combination by A. Voss, Deutsch. Gartenrat 1(37):289-290. 1903 is reported in some references
Name Verified on: 09-Feb-1998 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 11 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (Map)

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental
  • Harmful organism host:
  • Human food: vegetable
  • Medicines: folklore
  • Vertebrate poisons: mammals (to livestock)
  • Weed: potential seed contaminant; potential seed contaminant

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • WESTERN ASIA: Cyprus, Turkey
    • CAUCASUS: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Russian Federation-Ciscaucasia [Ciscaucasia]
    • SIBERIA: Russian Federation-Western Siberia [Western Siberia]
    • MIDDLE ASIA: Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan
    • RUSSIAN FAR EAST: Russian Federation [Primorye, Amur]
    • CHINA: China [Heilongjiang Sheng, Hebei Sheng, Gansu Sheng, Jilin Sheng, Liaoning Sheng, Shanxi Sheng, Shaanxi Sheng, Qinghai Sheng, Nei Mongol Zizhiqu, Ningxia Huizi Zizhiqu, Xinjiang Uygur Zizhiqu]
    • EASTERN ASIA: Japan, [Honshu, Kyushu, Shikoku] Korea

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: Nepal

    Europe
    • EASTERN EUROPE: Russian Federation-European part [European part]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

    Naturalized

    Africa
    • NORTHERN AFRICA: Morocco

    Asia-Temperate
    • ARABIAN PENINSULA: Kuwait, Saudi Arabia
    • WESTERN ASIA: Afghanistan, Iran, Israel
    • MIDDLE ASIA: Turkmenistan
    • EASTERN ASIA: Japan

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: Pakistan

    Australasia
    • AUSTRALIA: Australia [Western Australia]
    • NEW ZEALAND: New Zealand

    Europe
    • MIDDLE EUROPE: Austria, Czech Republic, Germany, Hungary, Poland, Slovakia, Switzerland
    • EASTERN EUROPE: Belarus, Moldova, Ukraine
    • SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE: Albania, Bulgaria, Croatia, Greece (incl. Crete), Italy, Macedonia, Romania, Serbia, Slovenia
    • SOUTHWESTERN EUROPE: France, Portugal, Spain

    Northern America
    • Canada, United States

    Southern America
    • SOUTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Argentina


References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson. 2012. Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource) URL: www.skud.info
  2. Ball, P. W. 1998. pers. comm. Note: re. common names
  3. Campbell, F. T., ed. 1995. Report of National Coalition of Exotic Plant Pest Councils (unpublished draft)
  4. Conant, P. et al. 1997. Appendix. Selected plant species interfering with resource management goals in North American natural areas. Assessment and management of plant invasions. 255-267.
  5. Córdoba, M. C. et al. 2004. New natural hosts of Pepino mosaic virus in Spain. Pl. Dis. 88:906. Note: Scoparia scoparia, a weed in tomato fields in Spain, tested positive for Pepmv
  6. Dodd, J. & R. P. Randall. 2002. Eradication of kochia (Bassia scoparia (L.) A. J. Scott, Chenopodiaceae) in Western Australia. 13th Australian weeds conference papers & proceedings. Perth, Australia. Plant Protection Society of WA, Victoria Park, Western Australia.. 300-303.
  7. Duke, J. A. et al. 2002. CRC Handbook of medicinal herbs
  8. Erhardt, W. et al. 2008. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen
  9. Euro+Med Editorial Committee. Euro+Med Plantbase: the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity (on-line resource).
  10. Everest, S. L. 1981. Poisonous plants of Australia. Note: poisonous
  11. FNA Editorial Committee. 1993-. Flora of North America. Note: = Kochia scoparia (L.) Schrad.
  12. Greuter, W. et al., eds. 1984-. Med-Checklist.
  13. Hanelt, P., ed. 2001. Mansfeld's encyclopedia of agricultural and horticultural crops. Volumes 1-6 Note: = Kochia scoparia (L.) Schrad.
  14. Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening
  15. Instituto de Botánica Darwinion. 2008. Flora del Conosur. Catálogo de las plantas vasculares.
  16. Iwatsuki, K. et al. 1993-. Flora of Japan.
  17. Judd, W. S. 1999. The genera of Chenopodiaceae in the southeastern United States. Harvard Pap. Bot. 4:404.
  18. Kadereit, G. & H. Freitag. 2011. Molecular phylogeny of Camphorosmeae (Camphorosmoideae, Chenopodiaceae): implications for biogeography, evolution of C4-photosynthesis and taxonomy. Taxon 60:73.
  19. Kingsbury, J. M. 1964. Poisonous plants of the United States and Canada. Note: poisonous
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  21. McGregor, R. L. et al. (The Great Plains Flora Association). 1986. Flora of the Great Plains.
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  24. Mun-Chan, B. et al. 1986. A checklist of the Korean cultivated plants. Kulturpflanze 34:83
  25. Ohwi, J. 1965. Flora of Japan (Engl. ed.). Note: = Kochia scoparia
  26. Personal Care Products Council. INCI
  27. Randall, R. P. 2007. The introduced flora of Australia and its weed status.
  28. Rehm, S. 1994. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants
  29. Stace, C. 1995. New flora of the British Isles. Note: lists as B. scoparia (L.) Voss.
  30. Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. 1993. Flora europaea, ed. 2.
  31. USDA/ARS. INVADERS database system. The University of Montana (on-line resource). Note: = Kochia scoparia
  32. 1961. Webster's third new international dictionary.

Check other web resources for Bassia scoparia (L.) A. J. Scott :

  • Flora Europaea: Database of European Plants (ESFEDS)
  • Flora of North America: Collaborative Floristic Effort of North American Botanists
  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • BONAP North American Plant Atlas of the Biota of North America Program:
  • Flora del Conosur: Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares del Conosur
  • AVH: Australia's Virtual Herbarium
  • 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.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=404228. Accessed 16 July 2019.