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Taxon: Dalea candida Michx. ex Willd.

Genus: Dalea
Family: Fabaceae (alt. Leguminosae) subfamily: Faboideae tribe: Amorpheae. Also placed in: Papilionaceae
Nomen number: 311191
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 3(2):1337. 1802
Name verified on: 28-Oct-1988 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 06-Dec-2007
Species priority site is: North Central Regional PI Station (NC7).
Accessions: 3 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.


See also subordinate taxa:


Common names:

  • white prairie-clover   (Source: Leg Tex [as Petalostemon candidum]) – English
  • white tassel-flower   (Source: Websters Dict [as Petalostemon candidum]) – English

Economic importance:


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)
    Eastern Canada: Canada - Ontario [w.]
    Western Canada: Canada - Alberta [s.], Manitoba [s.], Saskatchewan [s.]
    Northeastern U.S.A.: United States - Indiana
    North-Central U.S.A.: United States - Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Wisconsin
    Northwestern U.S.A.: United States - Colorado, Montana, Wyoming
    Southeastern U.S.A.: United States - Alabama, Arkansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Tennessee
    South-Central U.S.A.: United States - New Mexico, Texas
    Southwestern U.S.A.: United States - Arizona, Utah
    Northern Mexico: Mexico - Chihuahua, Durango, Sonora

      Naturalized:
  • naturalized elsewhere

References:

  • Barneby, R. C. 1977. Daleae imagines, an illustrated revision of Errazurizia Phil., Psorothamnus Rydb., Marina Liebm., & Dalea Lucanus emend. Barneby, including all species of Leguminosae tribe Amorpheae ever referred to Dalea. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 27:250.
  • Gleason, H. A. & A. Cronquist. 1991. Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada, ed. 2.
  • Magee, D. W. & H. E. Ahles. 1999. Flora of the Northeast. A manual of the vascular flora of New England and adjacent New York. [mentions].
  • McGregor, R. L. et al. (The Great Plains Flora Association). 1977. Atlas of the Flora of the Great Plains. [= Pedalostemum candidum (Willd.) Michx.].
  • McGregor, R. L. et al. (The Great Plains Flora Association). 1986. Flora of the Great Plains.
  • Mohlenbrock, R. H. 1975. Guide to the vascular flora of Illinois. [= Pedalostemum candidum (Willd.) Michx.].
  • Radford, A. E. et al., eds. 1980–. Vascular flora of the southeastern United States.
  • Scoggan, H. J. 1978–1979. The flora of Canada, 4 vol. [= Pedalostemum candidum (Willd.) Michx.].
  • Turner, B. L. 1959. The legumes of Texas. [= Petalostemon candidum].
  • Webster's third new international dictionary. [= Petalostemon candidum].
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Synonyms:


Check other web resources for Dalea candida Michx. ex Willd.:


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?311191 (20 October 2014)

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