Acanthus mollis L.
BEARS-BREECH
  Dicotyledoneae   Acanthaceae   Acanthus

Acanthus mollis
© Copyright Malcolm Storey 2011-2118 · 3
Acanthus mollis

Click on map or images to enlarge.
 
Acanthus mollis
© Copyright Malcolm Storey 2011-2118 · 3
Acanthus mollis

Acanthus mollis
© Copyright Malcolm Storey 2011-2118 · 3
Acanthus mollis
3 thumbnails  •  slide show
IDnature guide
Names
Scientific source:

Supported by
Associates · map
FamilyScientific name @ source (records)
Agaricaceae  Phoma acanthi @ BPI (1)
Diaporthaceae  Diaporthe picea @ BPI (1)
Erysiphaceae  Erysiphe galeopsidis @ BPI (1)

Oidium erysiphoides @ BPI (1)
Mycosphaerellaceae  Cercosporella acanthi @ BPI (1)

Septoria acanthi @ BPI (6)

Septoria acanthina @ BPI (1)
Pseudococcidae  Pseudococcus viburni @ CSCA_TCN (1)

Rhizoecus falcifer @ CSCA_TCN (1)

Following modified from Plants Database, United States Department of Agriculture
   
Top | See original

http://plants.usda.gov/java/profile?symbol=ACMO8 ---> https://plants.usda.gov/java/profile?symbol=ACMO8
https://plants.usda.gov/java/profile?symbol=ACMO8 ---> http://plants.usda.gov/core/profile?symbol=ACMO8
http://plants.usda.gov/core/profile?symbol=ACMO8 ---> https://plants.usda.gov/core/profile?symbol=ACMO8
Link: Skip repetitive navigation links
USDA and NRCS Identifier NRCS Logo
USDA.gov Web Site PLANTS photo banner
PLANTS Home  about PLANTS  PLANTS Team  Partners of PLANTS  What  National Plant Data Team Web Site  Help using PLANTS  Contact PLANTS
 
 Search the PLANTS Web site
 Name Search

 State Search
 Advanced Search
 Search Help
PLANTS Topics
 
 Alternative Crops
 Characteristics
 Classification
 Cover Crops
 Culturally Significant
 Distribution Update
 Documentation
 Fact Sheets & Plant Guides
 Introduced, Invasive, and Noxious Plants
 Threatened & Endangered
 Wetland Indicator Status
 
PLANTS Image Gallery
 
 50,000+ Plant Images
 
Download PLANTS data
 
 Complete PLANTS Checklist
 State PLANTS Checklist
 Advanced Search Download
 Symbols for Unknown Plants
 NRCS State GSAT Lists
 NRCS State Plants Lists
 
Related tools
 
 Crop Nutrient Tool
 Ecological Site Information System
 PLANTS Identification Keys
 Plant Materials Web Site
 Plant Materials Publications
 USDA Plant Hardiness Map
 
 
You are here: Home / Plant Profile

Acanthus mollis L.
bear's breech

Image of Acanthus mollis

General Information
Symbol: ACMO8
Group: Dicot
Family: Acanthaceae
Duration: Perennial
Growth Habit : Forb/herb
Native Status : L48   I
Data Source and Documentation
About our new maps
Plants-NRCS Logos
green round image for nativity Native blue round image for introduced Introduced ocre round image for introduced and nativity Both white round image for no status Absent/Unreported
image for native, but no county data Native, No County Data image for introduced, but no county data Introduced, No County Data both introduced and native, but no county data Both, No County Data
Native Status:
lower 48 status L48    Alaska status AK    Hawaii status HI    Puerto Rico status PR    Virgin Islands status VI    Navassa Island NAV    Canada status CAN    Greenland status GL    Saint Pierre and Michelon status SPM    North America NA   

Images

click on a thumbnail to view an image, or see all the Acanthus thumbnails at the Plants Gallery

©Jeff McMillian. Provided by Almost Eden . United States, LA. Usage Requirements .

©Jeff McMillian. Provided by Almost Eden . United States, LA. Usage Requirements .

slideshow

Synonyms

Classification

Click on a scientific name below to expand it in the PLANTS Classification Report.
Rank Scientific Name and Common Name
Kingdom Plantae – Plants
Subkingdom Tracheobionta – Vascular plants
Superdivision Spermatophyta – Seed plants
Division Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants
Class Magnoliopsida – Dicotyledons
Subclass Asteridae
Order Scrophulariales
Family Acanthaceae – Acanthus family
Genus Acanthus L. – acanthus
Species Acanthus mollis L. – bear's breech

Subordinate Taxa

This plant has no children

Legal Status

Wetland Status

Interpreting Wetland Status

Related Links

More Accounts and Images
ARS Germplasm Resources Information Network (ACMO8)
Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ACMO8)
Jepson Interchange (University of California - Berkeley) (ACMO8)

Wildlife

Food

Source Large Mammals Small Mammals Water Birds Terrestrial Birds

Cover

Source Large Mammals Small Mammals Water Birds Terrestrial Birds

Description of Values

Value Class Food Cover


 PLANTS Home | USDA.gov | NRCS | Site Map | Policies and Links
Accessibility Statement | Privacy Policy | Non-Discrimination Statement

Following modified from CalPhotos
   
Top | See original

http://calphotos.berkeley.edu/cgi/img_query?query_src=dl&where-taxon=Acanthus+mollis&where-lifeform=specimen_tag&rel-lifeform=ne&rel-taxon=begins+with&where-lifeform=Plant ---> https://calphotos.berkeley.edu/cgi/img_query?query_src=dl&where-taxon=Acanthus+mollis&where-lifeform=specimen_tag&rel-lifeform=ne&rel-taxon=begins+with&where-lifeform=Plant

CalPhotos    
Contributors       Log In  
 

Number of matches : 9
Query: SELECT * FROM img WHERE ready=1 and taxon like "Acanthus mollis%" and (lifeform != "specimen_tag" OR lifeform != "Plant") ORDER BY taxon

Click on the thumbnail to see an enlargement

Acanthus mollis
Acanthus mollis
Bear's Breeches
ID: 0000 0000 1116 0438 [detail]
© 2016 Neal Kramer

Acanthus mollis
Acanthus mollis
Bear's Breeches
ID: 0000 0000 1116 0439 [detail]
© 2016 Neal Kramer

Acanthus mollis
Acanthus mollis
Bear's Breeches
ID: 0000 0000 0317 0120 [detail]
© 2017 Dr. Amadej Trnkoczy

Acanthus mollis
Acanthus mollis
Bear's Breeches
ID: 0000 0000 0317 0121 [detail]
© 2017 Dr. Amadej Trnkoczy

Acanthus mollis
Acanthus mollis
Bear's Breeches
ID: 0000 0000 0317 0122 [detail]
© 2017 Dr. Amadej Trnkoczy

Acanthus mollis
Acanthus mollis
Bear's Breeches
ID: 0000 0000 0317 0123 [detail]
© 2017 Dr. Amadej Trnkoczy

Acanthus mollis
Acanthus mollis
Bear's Breeches
ID: 0000 0000 0317 0124 [detail]
© 2017 Dr. Amadej Trnkoczy

Acanthus mollis
Acanthus mollis
Bear's Breeches
ID: 0000 0000 0317 0125 [detail]
© 2017 Dr. Amadej Trnkoczy

Acanthus mollis
Acanthus mollis
Bear's Breeches
ID: 0000 0000 0317 0126 [detail]
© 2017 Dr. Amadej Trnkoczy

Using these photos: A variety of organizations and individuals have contributed photographs to CalPhotos. Please follow the usage guidelines provided with each image. Use and copyright information, as well as other details about the photo such as the date and the location, are available by clicking on the [detail] link under the thumbnail. See also: Using the Photos in CalPhotos .   


Copyright © 1995-2018 UC Regents. All rights reserved.

CalPhotos is a project of BNHM      University of California, Berkeley

Links

Updated: 2018-07-19 06:17:56 gmt
Discover Life | Top
© Designed by The Polistes Corporation