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Taxon: Ericameria arborescens (A. Gray) Greene

Genus: Ericameria
Family: Asteraceae (alt. Compositae)
Nomen number: 404760
Place of publication: Man. bot. San Francisco 175. 1894
Name verified on: 15-May-2007 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 15-May-2007
No species priority site assigned.


Common names:

  • goldenfleece   (Source: F NAmer ) – English

Economic importance:

Distributional range:

      Native: (links to other web resources are provided for some distributions)


  • FNA Editorial Committee. 1993–. Flora of North America.
  • Hickman, J. C., ed. 1993. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California.
  • Lane, M. A. & R. L. Hartman. 1996. Reclassification of North American Haplopappus (Compositae: Astereae) completed: Rayjacksonia gen. nov. Amer. J. Bot. 83:357.
  • Nesom, G. L. 1990. Taxonomic summary of Ericameria (Asteraceae: Astereae), with the inclusion of Haplopappus sects. Macronema and Asiris. Phytologia 68:150.


Check other web resources for Ericameria arborescens (A. Gray) Greene:

Check other web resources for images:

  • 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.
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