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Taxon: Chrozophora tinctoria (L.) A. Juss.

Genus: Chrozophora
Family: Euphorbiaceae subfamily: Acalyphoideae tribe: Chrozophoreae subtribe: Chrozophorinae.
Nomen number: 400209
Place of publication: Euphorb. gen. 28, 110, t. 7. 1824 (Rafinesque, Chlor. aetn. 4. 1813, nom. inval.)
Comment: Rafinesque's combination cannot be valid, since the generic name was not validly published until 1824 (Melbourne ICN Art. 35.1)
Name verified on: 10-Sep-2002 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 14-Dec-2013
No species priority site assigned.

NO ACCESSIONS IN NPGS UNDER THIS NAME.

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Economic importance:

  • Food additives: coloring   (fide Pl Book)
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Distributional range:

      Native:
  • AFRICA
    Northern Africa: Algeria; Egypt; Libya; Morocco; Tunisia
    Northeast Tropical Africa: Yemen - Socotra
  • ASIA-TEMPERATE
    Arabian Peninsula: Kuwait; Saudi Arabia; Yemen
    Western Asia: Afghanistan; Cyprus; Egypt - Sinai; Iran; Iraq; Israel; Jordan; Lebanon; Syria; Turkey
    Middle Asia: Kazakhstan; Turkmenistan
  • ASIA-TROPICAL
    Indian Subcontinent: India - Jammu and Kashmir; Pakistan [w.]
  • EUROPE
    East Europe: Ukraine [incl. Krym]
    Southeastern Europe: Albania; Bulgaria; Former Yugoslavia; Greece [incl. Crete]; Italy [incl. Sardinia, Sicily]; Malta
    Southwestern Europe: France [incl. Corsica]; Portugal; Spain [incl. Baleares]

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Images:

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  • 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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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?400209 (19 April 2014)

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