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Taxon: Heliotropium aegyptiacum Lehm.

 
Genus: Heliotropium
Family: Heliotropiaceae
Nomen number: 418381
Place of publication: Sem. hort. bot. hamburg. 1824:20. 1824
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 09-Apr-2001 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 17-Jun-2008
Species priority site is: North Central Regional PI Station (NC7)
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Economic Importance:

  • Vertebrate poisons: mammals (as H. cinerascens); mammals (as H. cinerascens)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • NORTHERN AFRICA: Egypt
    • NORTHEAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Djibouti, Ethiopia, Somalia, Sudan
    • EAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Kenya

    Asia-Temperate
    • ARABIAN PENINSULA: Saudi Arabia, Yemen


References:

  1. PROTABASE, the information base of PROTA (Plant Resources of Tropical Africa) (on-line resource). (PROTA4U)
  2. Boulos, L. Flora of Egypt. 1999- (F Egypt)
  3. Boulos, L. Flora of Egypt checklist. (L Egypt)
  4. Migahid, A. M. Flora of Saudi Arabia, ed. 3. (F Saudi ed3)
  5. Turrill, W. B. et al., eds. Flora of tropical East Africa. (F TE Afr)

Check other web resources for Heliotropium aegyptiacum Lehm. :

  • 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. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=418381. Accessed 19 November 2018.