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This genus is accepted, and its native range is S. Central U.S.A. to S. Tropical America.

[FTEA]

Compositae, H. Beentje, C. Jeffrey & D.J.N. Hind. Flora of Tropical East Africa. 2005

Morphology General Habit
Annual herbs
Morphology Leaves
Leaves alternate or sometimes opposite, pinnatisect with filiform lobes, rarely simple, glandular
Morphology Reproductive morphology Inflorescences Capitulum
Capitula in a leafy panicle, heterogamous; phyllaries in 1 to few rows; receptacle epaleate
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Corolla
Corolla with female ray florets and hermaphrodite disc florets; anther appendage narrowly ovate
Morphology Reproductive morphology Fruits
Achenes black, narrowly obpyramidal; pappus of hyaline scales.

Native to:

Argentina Northeast, Argentina Northwest, Argentina South, Arizona, Bolivia, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Chile Central, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, New Mexico, Nicaragua, Paraguay, Peru, Texas, Uruguay, Venezuela

Introduced into:

Belgium, Botswana, Cape Provinces, Corse, Eritrea, Ethiopia, France, Free State, Germany, Great Britain, KwaZulu-Natal, Lesotho, Mozambique, Namibia, New South Wales, Northern Provinces, Queensland, Romania, Spain, Swaziland, Victoria, Zimbabwe

Schkuhria Roth appears in other Kew resources:

First published in Catal. Bot. 1: 116 (1797)

Accepted by

  • Roskov Y. & al. (eds.) (2018). Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands.

Literature

Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia

  • WCVP (2021). World Checklist of Vascular Plants, version 2.0. Facilitated by the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet; http://wcvp.science.kew.org/ Retrieved 28 April 2021

Flora of Tropical East Africa

  • Catalecta 1: 116 (1797), nom. cons.
  • G.V. Pope in Kirkia 10: 119 (1975)
  • Heiser in Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 32: 265–278 (1945)

Flora of Tropical East Africa
Flora of Tropical East Africa
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Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0