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Taxon: Orobanche minor Sm.

Genus: Orobanche section: Orobanche
Family: Orobanchaceae.
Nomen number: 401786
Place of publication: Engl. bot. 6: t. 422. 1797
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 AND STATE NOXIOUS WEED
A declared noxious weed by USDA-APHIS (as Orobanche spp.).
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:
OR*.
ªAquatic. *Terrestrial. °In seed.
noxious weed information from Invaders Database System for northwestern U.S.

Common names:

  • clover broomrape   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – English
  • common broomrape   (Source: BSBI ) – English
  • lesser broomrape   (Source: Weeds SAfr 2001 ) – English
  • small broomrape   (Source: Castanea 61:310.1996) – English
  • bremraap   (Source: Weeds SAfr 2001 ) – Afrikaans
  • klawerbesemraap   (Source: Weeds SAfr 2001 ) – Afrikaans
  • petit orobanche   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – French
  • Kleeteufel   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – German
  • Kleewürger   (Source: Zander Ency ) – German
  • kleine Sommerwurz   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – German
  • erva-toura-menor   (Source: D. Groth, p.c. 2005) – Portuguese (Brazil)
  • rabo de lobo   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – Spanish
  • klöversnyltrot   (Source: Vara kulturvaxt namn ) – Swedish

Economic importance:

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Distributional range:

      Native:
  • AFRICA
    Macaronesia: Portugal - Madeira Islands; Spain - Canary Islands
    Northern Africa: Algeria; Egypt; Libya; Morocco; Tunisia
    Northeast Tropical Africa: Eritrea; Ethiopia; Somalia
  • ASIA-TEMPERATE
    Western Asia: Cyprus; Israel; Jordan; Lebanon; Syria; Turkey
    Caucasus: Azerbaijan; Georgia
  • EUROPE
    Northern Europe: United Kingdom
    Middle Europe: Austria; Belgium; Germany; Hungary; Netherlands; Slovakia; Switzerland
    East Europe: Moldova; Ukraine [incl. Krym]
    Southeastern Europe: Albania; Bosnia and Herzegovina; Bulgaria; Croatia; Former Yugoslavia; Greece; Italy [incl. Sardinia, Sicily]; Montenegro; Romania; Serbia; Slovenia
    Southwestern Europe: France [incl. Corsica]; Portugal; Spain [incl. Baleares]

      Naturalized:
  • AFRICA
    Macaronesia: Portugal - Azores
  • SOUTHERN AMERICA
    Mesoamerica: Costa Rica
    Western South America: Colombia
    Southern South America: Chile

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Synonyms:


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Images:

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  • 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?401786 (21 December 2014)

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