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Taxon: Orobanche cernua Loefl.

Genus: Orobanche section: Orobanche
Family: Orobanchaceae.
Nomen number: 401783
Place of publication: Iter hispan. 152. 1758
Name verified on: 07-Apr-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 23-Jan-2009
No species priority site assigned.

NO ACCESSIONS IN NPGS UNDER THIS NAME.

SPECIES RESTRICTED AS A FEDERAL NOXIOUS WEED
A declared noxious weed by USDA-APHIS (as Orobanche spp.).

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Distributional range:

      Native:
  • AFRICA
    Macaronesia: Spain - Canary Islands
    Northern Africa: Algeria; Egypt; Libya; Morocco; Tunisia
    Northeast Tropical Africa: Ethiopia; Somalia; Sudan [n.e.]; Yemen - Socotra
    East Tropical Africa: Kenya; Tanzania
  • ASIA-TEMPERATE
    Arabian Peninsula: Kuwait; Oman; Saudi Arabia; Yemen
    Western Asia: Afghanistan; Egypt - Sinai; Iran; Iraq; Israel; Jordan; Lebanon; Syria; Turkey
    Caucasus: Armenia
    Middle Asia: Kazakhstan; Kyrgyzstan; Tajikistan; Turkmenistan; Uzbekistan
    China: China - Sichuan, Xinjiang, Xizang
  • ASIA-TROPICAL
    Indian Subcontinent: India [n.]; Nepal; Pakistan
  • AUSTRALASIA
    Australia: Australia
  • EUROPE
    Northern Europe: United Kingdom
    Middle Europe: Hungary
    East Europe: Ukraine [incl. Krym]
    Southeastern Europe: Bulgaria; Croatia; Greece [incl. Crete]; Italy [incl. Sicily]; Malta; Romania; Serbia
    Southwestern Europe: France [incl. Corsica]; Spain

      Naturalized:
  • EUROPE
    Middle Europe: Slovakia

References:

  • Al-Rawi, A. 1985–. Flora of Kuwait.
  • Carlón, L. et al. 2005–. Index of Orobanchaceae (on-line resource).
  • Chinese Academy of Sciences. 1959–. Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae.
  • Cufodontis, G. 1953–1972. Enumeratio plantarum aethiopiae: Spermatophyta.
  • Euro+Med Editorial Committee. Euro+Med Plantbase: the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity (on-line resource).
  • Fennane, M. et al., eds. 1999–. Flore pratique du Maroc.
  • Ghazanfar, S. A. 1992. An annotated catalogue of the vascular plants of Oman. Scripta Botanica Belgica 2.
  • Greuter, W. et al., eds. 1984–. Med-Checklist.
  • Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. [re. Brazilian common names].
  • Hara, H. et al. 1978–1982. An enumeration of the flowering plants of Nepal.
  • Holm, L. et al. 1979. A geographical atlas of world weeds.
  • Integrated Botanical Information System (IBIS). Australian plant common name database (on-line resource).
  • Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. 1934–1964. Flora SSSR.
  • Middleditch, B. S. & A. M. Amer. 1991. Kuwaiti plants: distribution, traditional medicine, phytochemistry,. economic value (Studies in Plant Science 2).
  • Migahid, A. M. 1988–1990. Flora of Saudi Arabia, ed. 3.
  • Nasir, E. & S. I. Ali, eds. 1970–. Flora of [West] Pakistan.
  • Pujadas Salvà, A. J. & L. Velasco. 2000. Comparative studies on Orobanche cernua L. and O. cumana Wallr. (Orobanchaceae) in the Iberian Peninsula. Bot. J. Linn. Soc. 134:513–527.
  • Quézel, P. & S. Santa. 1962–1963. Nouvelle flore de l'Algerie.
  • Rechinger, K. H., ed. 1963–. Flora iranica.
  • Schneeweiss, G. M. 2011. Review of Orobanchaceae data for World Economic Plants, ed. 2. pers. comm.
  • Thulin, M., ed. 1993–. Flora of Somalia.
  • Turrill, W. B. et al., eds. 1952–. Flora of tropical East Africa.
  • Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. 1964–1980. Flora europaea.
  • Wood, J. R. I. 1997. A handbook of the flora of Yemen.
  • Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. 1994–. Flora of China (English edition).
  • Zohary, M. & N. Feinbrun-Dothan. 1966–. Flora palaestina.
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