Anthemis arvensis

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Anthemis arvensis
ANTHEMIS arvensis Köhler.png
Corn chamomile[1]
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Asterids
Order: Asterales
Family: Asteraceae
Tribe: Anthemideae
Genus: Anthemis
Species: A. arvensis
Binomial name
Anthemis arvensis
L. (1753)
Synonyms[2][3][4]

Anthemis arvensis, also known as corn chamomile, mayweed, scentless chamomile,[5] or field chamomile[6][7] is a species of the genus Anthemis and in the Asteraceae family. In addition, this plant is used like an ornamental plant.

Distribution[edit]

Photo from Karlsruhe, Germany.
Photo from Calvi, France.
Native[6]
Palearctic
Macaronesia: Azores, Canary Islands
Northern Africa: Algeria, Tunisia
Western Asia: Sinai, Iran, Iraq, Saudi Arabia, Turkey
Caucasus: Georgia, North Caucasus
Northern Europe: Denmark, Finland, Ireland, Norway, Sweden, United Kingdom
Central Europe: Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Germany, Hungary, Netherlands, Poland, Switzerland
East Europe: Belarus, Moldova, Ukraine, Crimea
Southeastern Europe: Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Greece, Crete, Italy, Republic of Macedonia, Montenegro, Romania, Sardinia, Serbia, Sicily, Slovenia
Southwestern Europe: France Corsica, Portugal, Spain, Balearic Islands
Introduced

Widely naturalized in North and South America, Africa, Australia, New Zealand, and parts of Asia.[8][9][10][11][12][13]

Subspecies[edit]

Subspecies accepted by the Plant List maintained by Kew Gardens in London[2]
  • Anthemis arvensis subsp. arvensis
  • Anthemis arvensis subsp. cyllenea (Halácsy) R.Fern.
  • Anthemis arvensis subsp. incrassata (Loisel.) Nyman
  • Anthemis arvensis subsp. sphacelata (C.Presl) R.Fern.

References[edit]

  1. ^ illustration from Köhler's Medizinal-Pflanzen in naturgetreuen Abbildungen mit kurz erläuterndem Texte : Atlas zur Pharmacopoea germanica, by Franz Eugen Köhler, 1883-1914
  2. ^ a b The Plant List search for Anthemis arvensis
  3. ^ Botanic Garden and Botanical Museum Berlin-Dahlem. "Details for: Anthemis arvensis ". Euro+Med PlantBase. Freie Universität Berlin. Retrieved 2008-06-16. 
  4. ^ International Organization for Plant Information (IOPI). "Plant Name Search Results" (HTML). International Plant Names Index. Retrieved 2008-06-16. 
  5. ^ "Anthemis arvensis L.". Integrated Taxonomic Information System. Retrieved 16 June 2008. 
  6. ^ a b Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN) (1994-08-23). "Taxon: Anthemis arvensis L.". Taxonomy for Plants. USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program, National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. Retrieved 2008-06-16. [dead link]
  7. ^ "Anthemis arvensis". Natural Resources Conservation Service PLANTS Database. USDA. Retrieved 2008-06-16. 
  8. ^ Flora of Pakistan
  9. ^ Flora of North America
  10. ^ Biota of North America Program 2014 county distribution map
  11. ^ Atlas of Living Australia, Anthemis arvensis L. Corn Chamomile
  12. ^ Marticorena, C. & M. Quezada. 1985. Catálogo de la Flora Vascular de Chile. Gayana, Bot. 42: 1–157.
  13. ^ Gibbs Russell, G. E., W. G. M. Welman, E. Retief, K. L. Immelman, G. Germishuizen, B. J. Pienaar, M. Van Wyk & A. Nicholas. 1987. List of species of southern African plants. Memoirs of the Botanical Survey of South Africa 2(1–2): 1–152(pt. 1), 1–270(pt. 2).

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