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Taxon: Peltandra virginica (L.) Raf. ex Schott

Genus: Peltandra
Family: Araceae subfamily: Aroideae tribe: Peltandreae.
Nomen number: 102483
Place of publication: H. Schott & S. L. Endlicher, Melet. bot. 19. 1832
Comment: attributed by Schott to Rafinesque (fide K. Gandhi, pers. comm. on 3 Mar 2011)
Name verified on: 28-Apr-2000 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 09-May-2011
No species priority site assigned.

NO ACCESSIONS IN NPGS UNDER THIS NAME.

SPECIES RESTRICTED AS A STATE NOXIOUS WEED
A declared aquatic or terrestrial noxious weed and/or noxious-weed seed in these U.S. states (see state noxious weed lists), with links to state information or web documents:
PRª.
ªAquatic. *Terrestrial. °In seed.
noxious weed information from Invaders Database System for northwestern U.S.

Common names:

  • arrow arum   (Source: Hortus 3 ) – English
  • green arrow arum   (Source: Dict Gard ) – English
  • poison arum   (Source: Websters Dict ) – English
  • tuckahoe   (Source: Hortus 3 ) – English
  • peltandre   (Source: F NAmer ) – French
  • grüner Pfeilaron   (Source: Zander Ency ) – German

Economic importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental   (fide Dict Gard)
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Distributional range:

      Native: (links to other web resources are provided for some distributions)
      Cultivated:
  • also cultivated

References:

  • Blackwell, W. H. 1972. The combination Peltandra virginica (L.) Schott et Endlicher. Rhodora 74:516–518. [lists as P. virginica (L.) Schott & Endl.].
  • Correll, D. S. & M. C. Johnston. 1970. Manual of the vascular plants of Texas. [lists as P. virginica (L.) Kunth].
  • Erhardt, W. et al. 2008. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. [lists as P. virginica (L.) Schott & Endl.].
  • FNA Editorial Committee. 1993–. Flora of North America.
  • Fernald, M. L. 1950. Gray's manual of botany, ed. 8. [lists as P. virginica (L.) Schott & Endl.].
  • Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO). 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource).
  • Gleason, H. A. & A. Cronquist. 1991. Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada, ed. 2. [lists as P. virginica (L.) Schott & Endl.].
  • Godfrey, R. K. & J. W. Wooten. 1979–1981. Aquatic and wetland plants of southeastern United States, 2 vol. [lists as P. virginica (L.) Schott & Endl.].
  • Govaerts, R. & D. G. Frodin. 2002. World checklist and bibliography of Araceae (and Acoraceae).
  • Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. [lists as P. virginica (L.) Kunth].
  • Kartesz, J. T. 1994. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland. [lists as P. virginica (L.) Schott].
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third. [lists as P. virginica (L.) Schott & Endl.].
  • Scoggan, H. J. 1978–1979. The flora of Canada, 4 vol. [lists as P. virginica (L.) Schott & Endl.].
  • Steyermark, J. A. 1977. Flora of Missouri. [lists as P. virginica (L.) Schott & Endl.].
  • Walters, S. M. et al., eds. 1986–. European garden flora.
  • Webster's third new international dictionary.
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Synonyms:


Check other web resources for Peltandra virginica (L.) Raf. ex Schott:


Images:

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  • Google Images Images Note: Be advised that their identity may be inaccurate. Proper identification of a plant may require specialized taxonomic knowledge or comparison with properly documented herbarium material.

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URL: http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/taxon.pl?102483 (16 September 2014)

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