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Taxon: Gutierrezia sarothrae (Pursh) Britton & Rusby

Genus: Gutierrezia
Family: Asteraceae (alt. Compositae).
Nomen number: 104256
Place of publication: Trans. New York Acad. Sci. 7:10. 1887
Name verified on: 23-May-2007 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 23-May-2007
No species priority site assigned.
Accessions: 10 in National Plant Germplasm System.
  • all available ) NPGS accessions. or .
  • all available ) NPGS accessions by country.
  • Check PlantSearch database of Botanic Gardens Conservation International for possible non-NPGS germplasm.


Common names:

  • broom snakeweed   (Source: F CalifJep ) – English
  • kindlingweed   (Source: F NAmer ) – English
  • matchbrush   (Source: Intermt F ) – English
  • matchweed   (Source: F CalifJep ) – English
  • snakeweed   (Source: Intermt F ) – English

Economic importance:

  • Vertebrate poisons: mammals   (fide Kingsbury)
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Distributional range:

      Native: (links to other web resources are provided for some distributions)
  • NORTHERN AMERICA (Check conservation status in U.S. & Canada in NatureServe Explorer database)
    Western Canada: Canada - Alberta, Manitoba, Saskatchewan
    North-Central U.S.A.: United States - Kansas, Minnesota, Nebraska, North Dakota, Oklahoma, South Dakota
    Northwestern U.S.A.: United States - Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Washington, Wyoming
    South-Central U.S.A.: United States - New Mexico, Texas
    Southwestern U.S.A.: United States - Arizona, California, Nevada, Utah
    Northern Mexico: Mexico - Baja Norte, Baja Sur, Chihuahua, Coahuila, Durango, Nuevo Leon, San Luis Potosi, Sonora, Zacatecas

References:

  • Correll, D. S. & M. C. Johnston. 1970. Manual of the vascular plants of Texas. [= Xanthocephalum sarothrae (Pursh) Shinners].
  • Cronquist, A. et al. 1972–. Intermountain flora.
  • FNA Editorial Committee. 1993–. Flora of North America.
  • Gleason, H. A. & A. Cronquist. 1991. Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada, ed. 2.
  • Hickman, J. C., ed. 1993. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California.
  • Kearney, T. H. & R. H. Peebles. 1969. Arizona flora, ed. 2.
  • Kingsbury, J. M. 1964. Poisonous plants of the United States and Canada.
  • Lane, M. A. 1982. Taxonomy of the genus Amphiachyris (Asteraceae: Astereae). Syst. Bot. 7:405–416.
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  • McGregor, R. L. et al. (The Great Plains Flora Association). 1986. Flora of the Great Plains.
  • Munro, D. B. Canadian poisonous plants information system (on-line resource).
  • Scoggan, H. J. 1978–1979. The flora of Canada, 4 vol.
  • Solbrig, O. T. 1960. The status of the genera Amphipappus, Amphiachyris, Greenella, Gutierrezia, Gymnosperma and Xanthocephalum (Compositae). Rhodora 62:43–54.
  • Welsh, S. L. et al. 1993. A Utah flora.
  • Wiggins, I. L. 1980. Flora of Baja California.
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Synonyms:


Check other web resources for Gutierrezia sarothrae (Pursh) Britton & Rusby:


Images:

More:
  • Check PlantSystematics.org for additional images
  • 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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Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
URL: http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/taxon.pl?104256 (23 September 2014)

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