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Ambrosia artemisiifolia
(Asteraceae)

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Species description or overview

Ambrosia artemisiifolia information from PIER
Information on Ambrosia artemisiifolia as relevant to Pacific Islands is provided by the Pacific Island Ecosystems at Risk project (PIER).

Ambrosia artemisiifolia description and ecology from GISD (ISSG)
A species description and information about the ecology of Ambrosia artemisiifolia as an invasive species is provided from the Global Invasive Species Database (GISD). GISD was created and is maintained by IUCN's Invasive Species Specialist Group (ISSG).


Taxonomy & nomenclature

GRIN nomenclature info for Ambrosia artemisiifolia
Nomenclatural information about Ambrosia artemisiifolia is provided by USDA/ARS/NGRP/GRIN.

Ambrosia artemisiifolia information from the Smithsonian's Flora of the Hawaiian Islands
Information about Ambrosia artemisiifolia--including nomenclature and synonymy, and status and distribution in Hawaii--is provided by the "Flora of the Hawaiian Islands" website of the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History. Links from this page include descriptive information about the species, as well as worldwide distributional information and general information about the genus.

Ambrosia artemisiifolia information from ITIS
The Integrated Taxonomic Information System ITIS provides authoritative taxonomic information on Ambrosia artemisiifolia, as well as other plants, animals, fungi, and microbes of North America and the world.

IPNI nomenclature info for Ambrosia artemisiifolia
Nomenclatural information about Ambrosia artemisiifolia is provided by The International Plant Names Index (IPNI).


Impacts

Ambrosia artemisiifolia (Asteraceae): species information from GCW
Information on Ambrosia artemisiifolia as relevant to Pacific Islands is provided by the Global Compendium of Weeds (GCW).

Ambrosia artemisiifolia impact information from GISD (ISSG)
Impact information regarding Ambrosia artemisiifolia as an invasive species is provided from the Global Invasive Species Database (GISD). GISD was created and is maintained by IUCN's Invasive Species Specialist Group (ISSG).


Control methods

Ambrosia artemisiifolia management information from GISD (ISSG)
Management information for Ambrosia artemisiifolia as an invasive species is provided from the Global Invasive Species Database (GISD). GISD was created and is maintained by IUCN's Invasive Species Specialist Group (ISSG).


Images

Images of Ambrosia artemisiifolia (Asteraceae) (ambrosia)
Links to high-resolution free images of Ambrosia artemisiifolia (Asteraceae) (ambrosia) by Forest & Kim Starr (USGS) are available here.

Ambrosia artemisiifolia information from the Smithsonian Flora of the Hawaiian Islands
Information about Ambrosia artemisiifolia in Hawaii is available from the Smithsonian Flora of the Hawaiian Islands.

Ambrosia artemisiifolia images from PIER
Images of Ambrosia artemisiifolia provided by the Pacific Island Ecosystems at Risk project (PIER).


Distribution

Ambrosia artemisiifolia information from the Smithsonian Flora of the Hawaiian Islands
Information about Ambrosia artemisiifolia in Hawaii is available from the Smithsonian Flora of the Hawaiian Islands.

Ambrosia artemisiifolia information from the Smithsonian's Flora of the Hawaiian Islands
Information about Ambrosia artemisiifolia--including nomenclature and synonymy, and status and distribution in Hawaii--is provided by the "Flora of the Hawaiian Islands" website of the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History. Links from this page include descriptive information about the species, as well as worldwide distributional information and general information about the genus.

Ambrosia artemisiifolia worldwide distribution from GISD (ISSG)
Worldwide distribution information about Ambrosia artemisiifolia is provided from the Global Invasive Species Database (GISD). GISD was created and is maintained by IUCN's Invasive Species Specialist Group (ISSG).


Books

Weeds of the West
Whitson, Tom D., Larry C. Burrill, Steven A. Dewey, David W. Cudney, B.E. Nelson, Richard D. Lee, and Robert Parker. Whitson, Tom D. (ed.) . 2001. Weeds of the West. 9th ed. Laramie: University of Wyoming. ISBN: 0-941570-13-4.


Full-text articles

Alien plant invasions in native ecosystems of Hawaii: Management and research
Stone, Charles P., Clifford W. Smith, and J. Timothy Tunison (eds.) . 1992. Alien plant invasions in native ecosystems of Hawaii: Management and research. Honolulu: University of Hawaii Cooperative National Park Resources Studies Unit. ISBN: 0-8248-1474-6.


Experts

Ambrosia artemisiifolia contacts from GISD (ISSG)
Contact information for experts on Ambrosia artemisiifolia as an invasive species is provided from the Global Invasive Species Database (GISD). GISD was created and is maintained by IUCN's Invasive Species Specialist Group (ISSG).


Other resources

Ambrosia artemisiifolia references from GISD (ISSG)
References regarding Ambrosia artemisiifolia as an invasive species is provided from the Global Invasive Species Database (GISD). GISD was created and is maintained by IUCN's Invasive Species Specialist Group (ISSG).


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