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Taxon: Abronia fragrans Nutt. ex Hook.

Genus: Abronia
Family: Nyctaginaceae tribe: Nyctagineae.
Nomen number: 316867
Place of publication: Hooker's J. Bot. Kew Gard. Misc. 5:261. 1853
Name verified on: 27-Apr-1992 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 12-Jan-2001
No species priority site assigned.
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.


Common names:

  • fragrant sand-verbena   (Source: F Utah ) – English
  • fragrant white sand-verbena   (Source: F NAmer ) – English
  • sweet sand-verbena   (Source: F Tex ) – 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)
    North-Central U.S.A.: United States - Kansas [w.], Nebraska [w.], North Dakota [w.], Oklahoma [w.], South Dakota [s.w.]
    Northwestern U.S.A.: United States - Colorado, Montana [e.], Wyoming
    South-Central U.S.A.: United States - New Mexico, Texas
    Southwestern U.S.A.: United States - Arizona [n.], Utah
    Northern Mexico: Mexico - Chihuahua [n.]

References:

  • Correll, D. S. & M. C. Johnston. 1970. Manual of the vascular plants of Texas.
  • FNA Editorial Committee. 1993–. Flora of North America.
  • Galloway, L. A. 1975. Systematics of the North American desert species of Abronia and Tripterocalyx (Nyctaginaceae). Brittonia 27:344.
  • 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.
  • Welsh, S. L. et al. 1987. A Utah flora. Great Basin Naturalist Mem. 9.
More:

Check other web resources for Abronia fragrans Nutt. ex Hook.:


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?316867 (22 November 2014)

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