Taxon: Jacobaea vulgaris Gaertn.

 
Genus: Jacobaea
Family: Asteraceae (alt.Compositae)
Subfamily: Asteroideae
Tribe: Senecioneae
Subtribe: Senecioninae
Nomen number: 450260
Place of publication: Fruct. sem. pl. 2:445, t. 170, fig. 1. 1791
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 01-May-2006 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 09-May-2011
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Medicines: folklore (fide CRC MedHerbs ed2, as Senecio jacobaea)
  • Vertebrate poisons: mammals (fide Kingsbury, as Senecio jacobaea; Cooper & Johnson ed2, as Senecio jacobaea; Lampe & McCann, as Senecio jacobaea; Pammel, as Senecio jacobaea; Everist, as Senecio jacobaea)
  • Weed: potential seed contaminant (fide Econ Pl Aust, as Senecio jacobaea)

Distributional Range:

    Native

  • Africa

    • Northern Africa: Morocco ; Tunisia
  • Asia-Temperate

    • Caucasus: Armenia ; Azerbaijan ; Georgia ; Russian Federation-Ciscaucasia Ciscaucasia
    • China: China Xinjiang
    • Middle Asia: Kazakhstan ; Kyrgyzstan ; Tajikistan ; Uzbekistan
    • Mongolia: Mongolia
    • Siberia: Russian Federation-Eastern Siberia Eastern Siberia; Russian Federation-Western Siberia Western Siberia
    • Western Asia: Turkey
  • Europe

    • Eastern Europe: Belarus ; Estonia ; Latvia ; Lithuania ; Moldova ; Russian Federation-European part European part; Ukraine
    • Middle Europe: Austria ; Belgium ; Czech Republic ; Germany ; Hungary ; Netherlands ; Poland ; Slovakia ; Switzerland
    • Northern Europe: Denmark ; Ireland ; Norway ; Sweden ; United Kingdom
    • Southeastern Europe: Albania ; Bosnia and Herzegovina ; Bulgaria ; Croatia ; Greece ; Italy ; Montenegro ; Romania ; Serbia ; Slovenia
    • Southwestern Europe: France ; Portugal ; Spain

  • Naturalized

  • Asia-Temperate

    • China: China Jiangsu
  • Australasia

    • Australia: Australia Tasmania, South Australia, Victoria
    • New Zealand: New Zealand
  • Europe

    • Eastern Europe: Russian Federation-European part European part
    • Northern Europe: Finland ; Norway
  • Northern America

    • Eastern Canada: Canada New Brunswick, Newfoundland, Nova Scotia, Ontario, Prince Edward Island, Quebec; St. Pierre and Miquelon
    • North-Central U.S.A.: United States Illinois
    • Northeastern U.S.A.: United States Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania
    • Northwestern U.S.A.: United States Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Washington
    • Southwestern U.S.A.: United States California
    • Western Canada: Canada British Columbia

References:

  • Euro+Med Editorial Committee Euro+Med Plantbase: the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity (on-line resource). (EuroMed Plantbase)
  • FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. 1993- (F NAmer)
  • Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  • Parsons, W. T. & E. G. Cuthbertson Noxious weeds of Australia. 1992 (Noxweed Aust)
  • Pelser, P. B. et al. 2006. New combinations in Jacobaea Mill. (Asteraceae - Senecioneae) Compositae Newslett. 44:9.
  • Personal Care Products Council International Nomenclature Cosmetic Ingredient (INCI)

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