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Taxon: Parthenium incanum Kunth

Genus: Parthenium
Family: Asteraceae (alt. Compositae).
Nomen number: 315270
Place of publication: F. W. H. A. von Humboldt et al., Nov. gen. sp. 4:204[folio]. 1818; 4:260[quarto], t. 391. 1820
Name verified on: 18-Jul-2008 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 18-Jul-2008
Species priority site is: National Arid Land Plant Genetic Resources Unit (PARL).
Accessions: 16 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:

  • mariola   (Source: F NAmer ) – Spanish (Mexico)

Economic importance:

  • Gene sources: potential gene source for guayule   (fide Contr GrayH 172)
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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)
    South-Central U.S.A.: United States - New Mexico [s.], Texas
    Southwestern U.S.A.: United States - Arizona, Nevada, Utah [Washington Co.]
    Northern Mexico: Mexico - Chihuahua, Coahuila, Durango, Nuevo Leon, San Luis Potosi, Sonora, Zacatecas
    Southern Mexico: Mexico - Aguascalientes, Guanajuato [possibly], Hidalgo, Jalisco [n.?], Mexico, Michoacan, Queretaro

References:

  • Correll, D. S. & M. C. Johnston. 1970. Manual of the vascular plants of Texas.
  • Cronquist, A. et al. 1972–. Intermountain flora.
  • FNA Editorial Committee. 1993–. Flora of North America.
  • Kearney, T. H. & R. H. Peebles. 1969. Arizona flora, ed. 2.
  • Martin, W. C. & C. R. Hutchins. 1980. A flora of New Mexico.
  • McGregor, R. L. et al. (The Great Plains Flora Association). 1986. Flora of the Great Plains.
  • McVaugh, R. 1983–. Flora Novo-Galiciana.
  • Rollins, R. C. 1950. The guayule rubber plant and its relatives. Contr. Gray Herb. 172:36.
  • Shreve, F. & I. L. Wiggins. 1964. Vegetation and flora of the Sonoran desert.
  • Terrell, E. E. et al. 1986. Agric. Handb. no. 505.
  • Welsh, S. L. et al. 1987. A Utah flora. Great Basin Naturalist Mem. 9.
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Check other web resources for Parthenium incanum Kunth:


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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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?315270 (23 April 2014)

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