Daucus pusillus Michx.
  • Fl. Bor.-Amer.
  • cenoura-selvagem

Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2021): Daucus pusillus Michx. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-0000638630. Accessed on: 21 Oct 2021'

General Information

"Slender annual, 0.5–6(–9) dm, ± hirsute; ultimate lf-segments linear, to 1 mm wide; invol bracts not scarious-margined, with segments under 1 cm, closely appressed to the infl in fr; fls all white (seldom purplish), the umbellets mostly 5–12-fld; fr 3–5 mm, usually broadest below the middle; 2n=22. Dry, open places, somewhat weedy; widespread in s. U.S., n. to Mo. and N.C., and to be expected in s. Va. May–July."

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    • Source: [
    • 1
    • ]. 

    Distribution Map

    • Native distribution
    Found in
    • Southern America Brazil Paraní
    • Rio Grande do Sul
    • Santa Catarina
    • São Paulo

    Other Local Names



    • 1 "Gleason, Henry A. & Cronquist, Arthur J. 1991. Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada. lxxv + 910 pp."
    • 2 Fl. Bor.-Amer.

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    Brazil Flora G (2014): Brazilian Flora 2020 project - Projeto Flora do Brasil 2020. v393.147. Instituto de Pesquisas Jardim Botanico do Rio de Janeiro. Dataset/Checklist. doi:10.15468/1mtkaw
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    IUCN 2016. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2016-2
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    IUCN 2019. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2019-1.
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