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Taxon: Jacobaea vulgaris Gaertn.

Genus: Jacobaea
Family: Asteraceae (alt. Compositae) subfamily: Asteroideae tribe: Senecioneae subtribe: Senecioninae.
Nomen number: 450260
Place of publication: Fruct. sem. pl. 2:445, t. 170, fig. 1. 1791
Name verified on: 01-May-2006 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 09-May-2011
No species priority site assigned.

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:
AZ(as Senecio jacobaea)*°, CA(as Senecio jacobaea)*, CO(as Senecio jacobaea)*, CT(as Senecio jacobaea)*, ID(as Senecio jacobaea)*°, MA(as Senecio jacobaea)*, MT(as Senecio jacobaea)*°, OR(as Senecio jacobaea)*°, WA(as Senecio jacobaea)*°, WY°.
ªAquatic. *Terrestrial. °In seed.
noxious weed information from Invaders Database System for northwestern U.S.

Common names:

  • common ragwort   (Source: F GB Ire [as Senecio jacobaea]) – English
  • jacobaea   (Source: Zander Ency [as Senecio jacobaea]) – English
  • St. James'-wort   (Source: Noxweed Aust [as Senecio jacobaea]) – English
  • staggerwort   (Source: Zander Ency [as Senecio jacobaea]) – English
  • stinking Willie   (Source: F NAmer [as Senecio jacobaea]) – English
  • tansy ragwort   (Source: World Econ Pl ) – English
  • gewöhnliches Jakobs-Greiskraut   (Source: Zander Ency [as Senecio jacobaea]) – German
  • erva-lanceta-do-Canadá   (Source: D. Groth, p.c. 2005 [as Senecio jacobaea]) – Portuguese (Brazil)
  • stånds   (Source: Vara kulturvaxt namn ) – Swedish

Economic importance:

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Distributional range:

      Native:
  • AFRICA
    Northern Africa: Morocco; Tunisia
  • ASIA-TEMPERATE
    Western Asia: Turkey
    Caucasus: Armenia; Azerbaijan; Georgia; Russian Federation - Ciscaucasia
    Siberia: Russian Federation - Eastern Siberia, Western Siberia
    Middle Asia: Kazakhstan; Kyrgyzstan; Tajikistan; Uzbekistan
    Mongolia: Mongolia
    China: China - Xinjiang
  • EUROPE
    Northern Europe: Denmark; Ireland; Norway; Sweden; United Kingdom
    Middle Europe: Austria; Belgium; Czech Republic; Germany; Hungary; Netherlands; Poland; Slovakia; Switzerland
    East Europe: Belarus; Estonia; Latvia; Lithuania; Moldova; Russian Federation - European part; Ukraine [incl. Krym]
    Southeastern Europe: Albania; Bosnia and Herzegovina; Bulgaria; Croatia; Greece; Italy; Montenegro; Romania; Serbia; Slovenia
    Southwestern Europe: France; Portugal; Spain

      Naturalized: (links to other web resources are provided for some distributions)
  • ASIA-TEMPERATE
    China: China - Jiangsu
  • AUSTRALASIA
    Australia: Australia - South Australia, Tasmania, Victoria
    New Zealand: New Zealand
  • EUROPE
    Northern Europe: Finland; Norway
    East Europe: Russian Federation - European part [n.]
  • NORTHERN AMERICA
    Eastern Canada: Canada - New Brunswick, Newfoundland, Nova Scotia, Ontario, Prince Edward Island, Quebec; St. Pierre and Miquelon
    Western Canada: Canada - British Columbia
    Northeastern U.S.A.: United States - Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania
    North-Central U.S.A.: United States - Illinois
    Northwestern U.S.A.: United States - Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Washington
    Southwestern U.S.A.: United States - California

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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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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?450260 (28 July 2014)

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