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Taxon: Lepidium appelianum Al-Shehbaz

Genus: Lepidium
Family: Brassicaceae (alt. Cruciferae) tribe: Lepidieae.
Nomen number: 423805
Place of publication: I. A. Al-Shehbaz et al., Novon 12:7. 2002
Name verified on: 15-Oct-2010 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 09-May-2011
Species priority site is: North Central Regional PI Station (NC7).

NO ACCESSIONS IN NPGS UNDER THIS NAME.

SPECIES RESTRICTED AS A STATE NOXIOUS WEED
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:
AK(as Cardaria pubescens)*°, AZ(as Cardaria pubescens)*°, CA(as Cardaria pubescens)*°, CO(as Cardaria pubescens)°, HI(as Cardaria pubescens)*°, NE(as Hymenophysa pubescens)°, NM(as Cardaria pubescens)°, NV(as Cardaria pubescens)°, OH°, OR(as L. pubescens)*°, WY(as Cardaria pubescens)*.
ªAquatic. *Terrestrial. °In seed.
noxious weed information from Invaders Database System for northwestern U.S.
Link to species profile at National Invasive Species Information Center

Common names:

  • ball cress   (Source: State Noxweed Seed [as Cardaria pubescens]) – English
  • globe-pod hoary cress   (Source: NPB State Noxweed CA [as Cardaria pubescens\;http://nationalplantboard.org/docs/summaries/california.pdf]) – English
  • hairy whitetop   (Source: F Utah CA [as Cardaria pubescens]) – English
  • cardaria   (Source: D. Groth, p.c. 2005 [as Cardaria pubescens]) – Portuguese (Brazil)
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Economic importance:

  • Weed: potential seed contaminant   (fide Cruc NAmer, as Cardaria pubescens)

Distributional range:

      Native:
  • ASIA-TEMPERATE
    Middle Asia: Kazakhstan; Kyrgyzstan; Uzbekistan
    Mongolia: Mongolia [w.]
    China: China - Gansu, Ningxia, Shaanxi, Xinjiang
  • ASIA-TROPICAL
    Indian Subcontinent: Pakistan [n.]

      Naturalized: (links to other web resources are provided for some distributions)
  • ASIA-TEMPERATE
    Siberia: Russian Federation - Altay
  • NORTHERN AMERICA
    Western Canada: Canada - Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, Saskatchewan
    Northeastern U.S.A.: United States - Michigan, Pennsylvania
    North-Central U.S.A.: United States - Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Wisconsin
    Northwestern U.S.A.: United States - Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Washington, Wyoming
    South-Central U.S.A.: United States - New Mexico
    Southwestern U.S.A.: United States - California, Nevada, Utah
  • SOUTHERN AMERICA
    Southern South America: Argentina - Chubut, Neuquen, Rio Negro
    South America

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Check other web resources for Lepidium appelianum Al-Shehbaz:


Images:

  • Seeds or fruits: Seed ID Workshop image, from Department of Horticulture and Crop Science, Ohio State University
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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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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?423805 (24 October 2014)

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