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Taxon: Equisetum telmateia Ehrh.

Genus: Equisetum
Family: Equisetaceae.
Nomen number: 402582
Place of publication: Hannover Mag. 18:287. 1783
Name verified on: 23-Aug-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 09-May-2011
No species priority site assigned.

NO ACCESSIONS IN NPGS UNDER THIS NAME.

See also subordinate taxa:


Common names:

  • giant horsetail   (Source: F NAmer ) – English
  • giant horsetail   (Source: Herbs Commerce ) – English   [Equisetum telmateia subsp. telmateia]
  • great horsetail   (Source: BSBI ) – English

Economic importance:

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Distributional range:

      Native: (links to other web resources are provided for some distributions)
  • AFRICA
    Northern Africa: Algeria; Morocco; Tunisia
  • ASIA-TEMPERATE
    Western Asia: Iran; Turkey
    Caucasus: Azerbaijan; Georgia; Russian Federation - Ciscaucasia, Dagestan
  • EUROPE
    Northern Europe: Denmark; United Kingdom
    Middle Europe: Austria; Belgium; Czechoslovakia; Germany; Hungary; Netherlands; Poland; Switzerland
    East Europe: Ukraine
    Southeastern Europe: Albania; Bulgaria; Former Yugoslavia; Greece; Italy; Romania
    Southwestern Europe: France; Portugal; Spain
  • NORTHERN AMERICA (Check conservation status in U.S. & Canada in NatureServe Explorer database)
    Subarctic America: United States - Alaska
    Western Canada: Canada - British Columbia
    Northwestern U.S.A.: United States - Oregon, Washington
    Southwestern U.S.A.: United States - California

References:

  • Botanical Society of the British Isles. BSBI taxon database (on-line resource).
  • Czerepanov, S. K. 1995. Vascular plants of Russia and adjacent states (the former USSR).
  • FNA Editorial Committee. 1993–. Flora of North America. 2:80.
  • Hickman, J. C., ed. 1993. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California.
  • Jahandiez, E. & R. Maire. 1931–1941. Catalogue des plantes du Maroc.
  • Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. 1934–1964. Flora SSSR. [= E. majus].
  • McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker. 2000. Herbs of commerce, ed. 2.
  • Randall, R. P. 2002. A global compendium of weeds.
  • Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. 1993. Flora europaea, second edition.
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Synonyms:


Check other web resources for Equisetum telmateia Ehrh.:


Check other web resources for images:

  • PlantSystematics.org
  • Google 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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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?402582 (23 April 2014)

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