Genus: Cannabis

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Last Modified 04/29/2013

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Cannabis Linnaeus, Sp. Pl. 2: 1027. 1753.

List of Cannabis Species

References to Cannabis

  • Hillig, K. W.; Mahlberg, P. G. 2004. A chemotaxonomic analysis of cannabinoid variation in Cannabis (Cannabaceae). Amer. J. Bot. 91: 966-975.
  • Mack, R. N. 1991. The commercial seed trade: an early disperser of weeds in the United States. Econ. Bot. 45: 257-273.
  • Miller, N. G. 1970. The genera of Cannabaceae in the southeastern United States. J. Arnold Arbor. 51: 185-203.
  • Pillay, M.; Kenny, S. T. 2006. Structural organization of the nuclear ribosomal RNA genes in Cannabis and Humulus (Cannabaceae). Pl. Syst. Evol. 258: 97-105.
  • Small, E.; Cronquist, A. 1976. A practical and natural taxonomy for Cannabis. Taxon 25: 405-435.
  • Small, E.; Pocock, T.; Cavers, P. B. 2003. The biology of Canadian weeds. 119. Cannabis sativa. Canad. J. Pl. Sci. 83: 217-237.