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This genus is accepted, and its native range is Mexico to S. Tropical America.

Native to:

Argentina Northeast, Argentina Northwest, Argentina South, Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Chile North, Colombia, Ecuador, Guatemala, Guyana, Honduras, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Nicaragua, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay, Venezuela

Achyrocline (Less.) DC. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Aug 1, 2014 Spruce, R. [5836], Ecuador K000200751
Lankester, C.H. [s.n.], Brazil K001107567
Harley, R.M. [26276], Brazil 55703.000
Harley, R.M. [26276], Brazil 55711.000
Souza, V.C. [16757], Brazil K001107566
Hind, D.J.N. [3810], Brazil Stenophalium 63462.000

First published in Prodr. 6: 219 (1838)

Accepted by

  • Pruski, J.F. (ed.) (2018). Flora Mesoamericana 5(2): 1-608. Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, México, D.F.
  • Roskov Y. & al. (eds.) (2018). Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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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/
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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/
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