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Taxon: Bassia hyssopifolia (Pall.) Kuntze

Genus: Bassia
Family: Chenopodiaceae subfamily: Salsoloideae tribe: Camphorosmeae. Also placed in: Amaranthaceae
Nomen number: 6541
Place of publication: Revis. gen. pl. 2:547. 1891
Name verified on: 03-Sep-2002 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 03-Sep-2002
Species priority site is: National Arid Land Plant Genetic Resources Unit (PARL).

NO ACCESSIONS IN NPGS UNDER THIS NAME.

Common names:

  • five-horn smotherweed   (Source: Zander Ency ) – English
  • gou ci wu bing li   (Source: F ChinaEng ) – Transcribed Chinese
  • ysopblättrige Dornmelde   (Source: Zander Ency ) – German
  • falsa-moreninha   (Source: D. Groth, p.c. 2005) – Portuguese (Brazil)
  • krokmålla   (Source: Vara kulturvaxt namn ) – Swedish

Economic importance:

  • Weed: potential seed contaminant   (fide F BuenAir)

Distributional range:

      Native:
  • ASIA-TEMPERATE
    Western Asia: Afghanistan; Iran; Syria
    Caucasus: Armenia; Azerbaijan; Georgia; Russian Federation - Ciscaucasia, Dagestan
    Siberia: Russian Federation - Altay, Western Siberia
    Middle Asia: Kazakhstan; Turkmenistan; Uzbekistan
    Mongolia: Mongolia
    China: China - Gansu, Xinjiang
  • ASIA-TROPICAL
    Indian Subcontinent: Pakistan
  • EUROPE
    East Europe: Moldova; Russian Federation - European part; Ukraine [incl. Krym]
    Southwestern Europe: Spain [incl. Baleares]

      Naturalized: (links to other web resources are provided for some distributions)
  • ASIA-TEMPERATE
    Arabian Peninsula: Saudi Arabia
  • AUSTRALASIA
    Australia: Australia - Victoria [n.w.]
  • EUROPE
    Southeastern Europe: Italy [n.]
    Southwestern Europe: France [s.]
  • NORTHERN AMERICA
    Western Canada: Canada - Alberta, British Columbia
    Northeastern U.S.A.: United States - Massachusetts, New York
    North-Central U.S.A.: United States - South Dakota
    Northwestern U.S.A.: United States - Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Washington, Wyoming
    South-Central U.S.A.: United States - New Mexico, Texas
    Southwestern U.S.A.: United States - Arizona, California, Nevada, Utah
  • PACIFIC
    North-Central Pacific: United States - Hawaii
  • SOUTHERN AMERICA
    Southern South America: Argentina

References:

  • Aldén, B., S. Ryman & M. Hjertson. 2009. Våra kulturväxters namn - ursprung och användning. Formas, Stockholm (Handbook on Swedish cultivated and utility plants, their names and origin).
  • Beatley, J. C. 1976. Vascular plants of the Nevada test site and central-southern Nevada.
  • Cabrera, A. L., ed. 1965–1970. Flora de la provincia de Buenos Aires.
  • Castroviejo, S. et al., eds. 1989–. Flora iberica: plantas vasculares de la Peninsula Iberica e Islas Baleares.
  • Chinese Academy of Sciences. 1959–. Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae.
  • Erhardt, W. et al. 2008. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen.
  • Euro+Med Editorial Committee. Euro+Med Plantbase: the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity (on-line resource).
  • FNA Editorial Committee. 1993–. Flora of North America.
  • George, A. S., ed. 1984. Flora of Australia. 4:177–179.
  • Gleason, H. A. & A. Cronquist. 1991. Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada, ed. 2.
  • Greuter, W. et al., eds. 1984–. Med-Checklist.
  • Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. [re. Brazilian common names].
  • Grubov, V. I. 2001. Key to the vascular plants of Mongolia.
  • Harrington, H. 1954. Manual of the plants of Colorado.
  • Hitchcock, C. L. et al. 1955–1969. Vascular plants of the Pacific Northwest.
  • Instituto de Botánica Darwinion. 2008. Flora del Conosur. Catálogo de las plantas vasculares.
  • Jalas, J. & J. Suominen. 1972–. Atlas florae europaeae.
  • Judd, W. S. 1999. The genera of Chenopodiaceae in southeastern United States. Harvard Pap. Bot. 4:404.
  • Kadereit, G. & H. Freitag. 2011. Molecular phylogeny of Camphorosmeae (Camphorosmoideae, Chenopodiaceae): implications for biogeography, evolution of C4-photosynthesis and taxonomy. Taxon 60:73.
  • Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. 1934–1964. Flora SSSR. [= Echinopsilon hyssopifolium (Pall.) Moq.].
  • Miller, A. G. & T. A. Cope. 1996–. Flora of the Arabian Peninsula and Socotra.
  • Munro, D. B. Canadian poisonous plants information system (on-line resource).
  • Munz, P. A. & D. D. Keck. 1959. A California flora.
  • Munz, P. A. 1974. A flora of southern California.
  • Navas-Bustamante, L. E. 1973–1979. Flora de la cuenca de Santiago de Chile.
  • Rechinger, K. H., ed. 1963–. Flora iranica.
  • Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. 1964–1980. Flora europaea. [lists as B. hyssopifolia (Pall.) Volkens (1893)].
  • Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. 1993. Flora europaea, second edition.
  • Wagner, W. L. et al. 1990. Manual of the flowering plants of Hawai'i.
  • Willis, J. H. 1970–1972. A handbook to plants in Victoria.
  • Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. 1994–. Flora of China (English edition).
  • Zohary, M. 1950. The flora of Iraq and its phytogeographical subdivision.
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