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Ambrosia pumila  (Nutt.) A. Gray
Taxonomic Serial No.: 36517

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Franseria pumila Nutt.
  Common Name(s): dwarf bur ragweed [English]
    San Diego ambrosia [English]
    dwarf burr ragweed [English]
    San Diego ragweed [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomPlantae  – plantes, Planta, Vegetal, plants  
    SubkingdomViridiplantae  – green plants  
       InfrakingdomStreptophyta  – land plants  
             DivisionTracheophyta  – vascular plants, tracheophytes  
                SubdivisionSpermatophytina  – spermatophytes, seed plants, phanérogames  
                            FamilyAsteraceae  – sunflowers, tournesols  
                               GenusAmbrosia L. – ragweed, bursage  
                                  SpeciesAmbrosia pumila (Nutt.) A. Gray – dwarf bur ragweed, San Diego ambrosia, dwarf burr ragweed, San Diego ragweed  

  Expert: John L. Strother   
  Notes: University Herbarium, University of California, 1001 Valley Life Sciences Bldg. #2465, Berkeley, CA 94720-2465, USA   
  Reference for: Ambrosia pumila    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Asteraceae of North America Update, database (version 2010.5.13)  
  Acquired: 2010   
  Notes: Update coordinated by the International Compositae Alliance (TICA) ( through the Smithsonian Institution in collaboration with the USDA National Plant Data Center   
  Reference for: Ambrosia pumila   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Ambrosia pumila   
  Source: The PLANTS Database, database (version 4.0.4)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes: National Plant Data Center, NRCS, USDA. Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA.   
  Reference for: Ambrosia pumila   
  Source: The PLANTS Database, database (version 5.1.1)  
  Acquired: 2000   
  Notes: National Plant Data Center, NRCS, USDA. Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA.   
  Reference for: Ambrosia pumila   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): U. S. Fish and Wildlife Service   
  Publication Date: 2002   
  Article/Chapter Title: Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; Determination of Endangered Status for Ambrosia pumila (San Diego Ambrosia) From Southern California   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Federal Register, vol. 67, no. 127   
  Page(s): 44372-44382   
  Publication Place:    
  Reference for: Ambrosia pumila, San Diego ambrosia [English]   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: North America  
  Jurisdiction/Origin: Continental US, Native  



  Comment: US ESA: Listed Endangered, as published in Federal Register Volume 67, Number 127, Pages 44372 - 44382, July 02, 2002  



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