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Taxon: Celosia argentea L.

 
Genus: Celosia
Family: Amaranthaceae
Nomen number: 9743
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 1:205. 1753
Link to protologue:
Typification: View in Linnean Typification Project
Name Verified on: 11-Mar-2004 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 34 (13 active, 8 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (Map)

Economic Importance:

  • Medicines: folklore;

Distributional Range:

    Naturalized (widely natzd. tropical weed)

    Other (exact native range obscure, perhaps India)

References:

  1. Aubréville, A. et al., eds. 1960-. Flore du Cambodge du Laos et du Viet-Nam.
  2. Dassanayake, M. D. & F. R. Fosberg, eds. 1980-. A revised handbook to the flora of Ceylon.
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  5. Erhardt, W. et al. 2000. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 16. Auflage
  6. FNA Editorial Committee. 1993-. Flora of North America.
  7. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO). 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). URL: http://ecocrop.fao.org/ecocrop/srv/en/cropListDetails?code=&relation=beginsWith&name=Celosia+argentea&quantity=1 target='_blank'
  8. Görts-van Rijn, A. R. A., ed. 1986-. Flora of the Guianas.
  9. Harling, G. & B. Sparre, eds. 1973-. Flora of Ecuador.
  10. Howard, R. 1974-1989. Flora of the lesser Antilles.
  11. Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening
  12. Lee, Y. N. 1997. Flora of Korea.
  13. Li, H. L. et al., eds. 1975-1979. Flora of Taiwan.
  14. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  15. Liogier, H. A. 1984-. Descriptive flora of Puerto Rico and adjacent islands.
  16. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker. 2000. Herbs of commerce, ed. 2 American Herbal Products Association, Silver Spring, Maryland.
  17. Mun-Chan, B. et al. 1986. A checklist of the Korean cultivated plants. Kulturpflanze 34:88.
  18. Nasir, E. & S. I. Ali, eds. 1970-. Flora of [West] Pakistan.
  19. Pal, M. & T. N. Khoshoo. 1983. Utilization of resources of Celosia argentea. Pl. Genet. Resources Newslett. 53:22-24.
  20. Rechinger, K. H., ed. 1963-. Flora iranica.
  21. Reitz, R., ed. 1965-. Flora ilustrada catarinense.
  22. Smitinand, T. & K. Larsen, eds. 1970-. Flora of Thailand.
  23. Steenis, C. G. G. J. van, ed. 1948-. Flora malesiana.
  24. Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. 1993. Flora europaea, ed. 2.
  25. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. 1994-. Flora of China (English edition).
  26. PROTABASE, the information base of PROTA (Plant Resources of Tropical Africa) (on-line resource).

Check other web resources for Celosia argentea L. :

  • Flora Europaea: Database of European Plants (ESFEDS)
  • Flora of North America: Collaborative Floristic Effort of North American Botanists
  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • 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=9743. Accessed 17 September 2019.