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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. Last Changed: 11-Mar-2004
Species priority site is: North Central Regional PI Station (NC7)
Accessions: 34 (13 active, 8 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Economic Importance:

  • Medicines: folklore; folklore

Distributional Range:

    Naturalized (widely natzd. tropical weed)

    Other (exact native range obscure, perhaps India)

References:

  1. PROTABASE, the information base of PROTA (Plant Resources of Tropical Africa) (on-line resource). (PROTA4U)
  2. Aubréville, A. et al., eds. Flore du Cambodge du Laos et du Viet-Nam. (F CambLVN)
  3. Dassanayake, M. D. & F. R. Fosberg, eds. A revised handbook to the flora of Ceylon. (F Ceylon)
  4. El-Hadidi, M. N. & M. S. Abdallah Flora of Egypt. (F Egypt Cairo)
  5. Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage. 1984 (Zander ed13)
  6. Erhardt, W. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 16. Auflage. 2000 (Zander ed16)
  7. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  8. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). (Ecocrop)
  9. Görts-van Rijn, A. R. A., ed. Flora of the Guianas. (F Guianas)
  10. Harling, G. & B. Sparre, eds. Flora of Ecuador. (F Ecuador)
  11. Howard, R. Flora of the lesser Antilles. (F LAnt)
  12. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  13. Lee, Y. N. Flora of Korea. (F Korea)
  14. Li, H. L. et al., eds. Flora of Taiwan. (F Taiwan)
  15. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  16. Liogier, H. A. Descriptive flora of Puerto Rico and adjacent islands. (F PuertoR)
  17. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker Herbs of commerce, ed. 2. 2000 (Herbs Commerce ed2)
  18. Mun-Chan, B. et al. 1986. A checklist of the Korean cultivated plants (Kulturpflanze) 34:88.
  19. Nasir, E. & S. I. Ali, eds. Flora of [West] Pakistan. (F Pak)
  20. Pal, M. & T. N. Khoshoo 1983. Utilization of resources of Celosia argentea Pl. Genet. Resources Newslett. 53:22-24.
  21. Rechinger, K. H., ed. Flora iranica. (F Iran)
  22. Reitz, R., ed. Flora ilustrada catarinense. (F SCatarin)
  23. Smitinand, T. & K. Larsen, eds. Flora of Thailand. (F Thailand)
  24. Steenis, C. G. G. J. van, ed. Flora malesiana. (F Males)
  25. Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. Flora europaea, ed. 2. (F Eur ed2)
  26. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). (F ChinaEng)

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. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=9743. Accessed 18 November 2018.