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Taxon: Carthamus creticus L.

 
Genus: Carthamus
Section: Atractylis
Family: Asteraceae (alt.Compositae)
Subfamily: Carduoideae
Tribe: Cardueae
Subtribe: Centaureinae
Nomen number: 9230
Place of publication: Sp. pl. ed. 2. 2:1163. 1763
Link to protologue:
Typification: View in Linnean Typification Project
Name Verified on: 01-Mar-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 01-Oct-2018
Species priority site is: Western Regional PI Station (W6)
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Weed: potential seed contaminant (as Carthamus baeticus); potential seed contaminant (as Carthamus baeticus)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • NORTHERN AFRICA: Algeria, Libya, Morocco

    Asia-Temperate
    • WESTERN ASIA: Cyprus, Turkey

    Europe
    • SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE: Bosnia and Herzegovina, Greece (incl. Crete), Italy, [Sicily] Serbia
    • SOUTHWESTERN EUROPE: Portugal, Spain


    Adventive

    Europe
    • NORTHERN EUROPE: United Kingdom


    Naturalized

    Australasia
    • NEW ZEALAND: New Zealand

    Northern America
    • WESTERN CANADA: Canada [British Columbia]
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Oregon]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [South Carolina]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [California, Nevada]


    Uncertain

    Africa
    • NORTHERN AFRICA: Egypt


References:

  1. Bowles, V. G. et al. 2010. A phylogenetic investigation of Carthamus combining sequence and microsatellite data Pl. Syst. Evol. 287:85-97.
  2. Euro+Med Editorial Committee Euro+Med Plantbase: the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity (on-line resource). (EuroMed Plantbase)
  3. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  4. Jarvis, C. et al. Linnaean plant name typification project (on-line resource). (Linnaean Pl Typ Proj)
  5. López González, G. 1990. Acerca de la clasificación natural del género Carthamus L., s.l. Anales Jard. Bot. Madrid 47:11-34.
  6. Mayerhofer, M. et al. 2011. Introgression potential between safflower (Carthamus tinctorius) and wild relatives of the genus Carthamus B. M. C. Pl. Biol. 11:47.
  7. McPherson, M. A. et al. 2004. Theoretical hybridization potential of transgenic safflower (Carthamus tinctorius L.) with weedy relatives in the New World Canad. J. Pl. Sci. 84:923-934.
  8. Vilatersana, R. et al. 2000. Karyology, generic delineation and dysploidy in the genera Carduncellus, Carthamus and Phonus (Asteraceae) Bot. J. Linn. Soc. 134:425-438.
  9. Vilatersana, R. et al. 2005. Taxonomic problems in Carthamus (Asteraceae): RAPD markers and sectional classification Bot. J. Linn. Soc. 147:375-383.

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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=9230. Accessed 13 November 2018.