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Taxon: Dimorphotheca sinuata DC.

Genus: Dimorphotheca
Family: Asteraceae (alt. Compositae).
Nomen number: 14151
Place of publication: Prodr. 6:72. 1838 ("1837")
Name verified on: 03-Jun-2011 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 03-Jun-2011
Species priority site is: Western Regional PI Station (W6).
Accessions: 5 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:

  • Cape-marigold   (Source: Hortus 3 ) – English
  • Namaqualand daisy   (Source: BSBI ) – English
  • sun-marigold   (Source: Dict Gard ) – English
  • buschiges Kapörbchen   (Source: Zander Ency ) – German
  • margarida   (Source: D. Groth, p.c. 2005) – Portuguese (Brazil)
  • solvisare   (Source: Vara kulturvaxt namn ) – Swedish

Economic importance:


Distributional range:

      Native:
  • AFRICA
    Southern Africa: Namibia; South Africa - Northern Cape, Western Cape

      Naturalized: (links to other web resources are provided for some distributions)
  • AUSTRALASIA
    Australia: Australia - South Australia
  • NORTHERN AMERICA
    Southwestern U.S.A.: United States - Arizona, California

      Cultivated:
  • also cultivated

References:

More:

Synonyms:


Check other web resources for Dimorphotheca sinuata DC.:

  • Flora of North America: Collaborative Floristic Effort of North American Botanists
  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • BONAP: North American Plant Atlas of the Biota of North America Program
  • AVH: Australia's Virtual Herbarium
  • SIBIS: South African National Biodiversity Institute's (SANBI) Integrated Biodiversity System
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • 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.

Check other web resources for images:

  • PlantSystematics.org
  • Google 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.

Abbreviations & symbols in GRIN Taxonomy

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Cite as:
USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program.
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?14151 (23 August 2014)

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