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Taxon: Drymaria arenarioides Humb. & Bonpl. ex Willd.

Genus: Drymaria
Family: Caryophyllaceae subfamily: Paronychioideae tribe: Polycarpeae.
Nomen number: 316379
Place of publication: J. A. Schultes, Syst. veg. 5:406. 1819
Comment: authorship verified from original literature, where the name is ascribed to Humb. & Bonpl. and the diagnosis and brief description to Reliq. Willd. MS, notes provided to Schultes by Schlechtendal (see Melbourne ICN Art. 46 & Ex. 12)
Name verified on: 23-Mar-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 21-May-2013
No species priority site assigned.

NO ACCESSIONS IN NPGS UNDER THIS NAME.

SPECIES RESTRICTED AS A FEDERAL AND STATE NOXIOUS WEED
A declared noxious weed by USDA-APHIS.
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:
AL*, AZ*°, FL*, MA*, NC*, NM*.
ªAquatic. *Terrestrial. °In seed.
noxious weed information from Invaders Database System for northwestern U.S.

Common names:

  • alfombrilla   (Source: State Noxweed Seed ) – English
  • lightningweed   (Source: USDA/APHIS ) – English
  • drimária   (Source: D. Groth, p.c. 2005) – Portuguese (Brazil)

Economic importance:

  • Vertebrate poisons: mammals   (fide Kingsbury)
  • Weed: potential seed contaminant   (fide USDA/APHIS)
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Distributional range:

      Native:
  • NORTHERN AMERICA
    Northern Mexico: Mexico - Baja Sur, Chihuahua, San Luis Potosi, Sonora, Zacatecas
    Southern Mexico: Mexico - Guanajuato, Hidalgo

References:

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Check other web resources for Drymaria arenarioides Humb. & Bonpl. ex Willd.:

  • 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.

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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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?316379 (24 April 2014)

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