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Taxon: Orobanche crenata Forssk.

Genus: Orobanche section: Orobanche
Family: Orobanchaceae.
Nomen number: 401784
Place of publication: Fl. aegypt.-arab. 113. 1775
Name verified on: 07-Apr-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 25-Jan-2012
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.).

Common names:

  • bean broomrape   (Source: BSBI ) – English
  • carnation-scent broomrape   (Source: Zander Ency ) – English
  • halouk   (Source: F Egypt ) – Arabic
  • prächtige Sommerwurz   (Source: Zander Ency ) – German
  • praktsnyltrot   (Source: Vara kulturvaxt namn ) – Swedish

Economic importance:

  • Weed: parasite   (on leguminous crop-plants, rarely on other herbs fide F Eur)
  • Weed: potential seed contaminant   (on leguminous crop-plants, rarely on other herbs fide F Eur)

Distributional range:

      Native:
  • AFRICA
    Macaronesia: Portugal - Madeira Islands
    Northern Africa: Algeria; Egypt; Libya; Morocco; Tunisia
  • ASIA-TEMPERATE
    Western Asia: Cyprus; Egypt - Sinai; Iran; Iraq; Israel; Jordan; Lebanon; Syria; Turkey
    Caucasus: Armenia; Azerbaijan; Georgia; Russian Federation - Ciscaucasia, Dagestan
  • EUROPE
    East Europe: Ukraine [incl. Krym]
    Southeastern Europe: Bulgaria; Croatia; Greece [incl. Crete]; Italy [incl. Sardinia, Sicily]; Slovenia
    Southwestern Europe: France [incl. Corsica]; Portugal; Spain [incl. Baleares]

      Naturalized:
  • AFRICA
    Macaronesia: Portugal - Azores; Spain - Canary Islands

References:

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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?401784 (23 April 2014)

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