1. Family: Asteraceae Bercht. & J.Presl
    1. Genus: Gamochaeta Wedd.
      1. Gamochaeta americana (Mill.) Wedd.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Tropical & Subtropical America to Falkland Islands.

    [CPLC]

    Bernal, R., Gradstein, S.R. & Celis, M. (eds.). 2015. Catálogo de plantas y líquenes de Colombia. Instituto de Ciencias Naturales, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogotá. http://catalogoplantasdecolombia.unal.edu.co

    Distribution
    Nativa en Colombia; Alt. 1000 - 4100 m.; Andes.
    Habit
    Hierba
    Conservation
    No Evaluada

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Argentina Northeast, Argentina Northwest, Argentina South, Bolivia, Brazil Northeast, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Chile Central, Chile South, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Falkland Is., Galápagos, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Nicaragua, Panamá, Paraguay, Peru, Puerto Rico, Uruguay, Venezuela

    Introduced into:

    Mississippi, Tristan da Cunha

    Gamochaeta americana (Mill.) Wedd. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 1994 Harley, R.M. [26524], Bahia K000053202
    Jan 1, 1994 Harley, R.M. [27263], Bahia K000053204
    Jan 1, 1994 Harley, R.M. [27263], Bahia K000053205
    Sep 1, 1993 Harley, R.M. [H50635], Bahia K000053201
    Sep 1, 1993 Hind, D.J.N. [H50960], Bahia K000053203
    Lombardi, J.A. [2836], Brazil K001107570
    s.coll. [514], Brazil Gnaphalium americanum K001107637
    s.coll. [514], Brazil Gnaphalium americanum K001107638
    s.coll. [515], Brazil Gnaphalium americanum K001107639
    s.coll. [s.n.], Brazil Gnaphalium americanum K001107640
    Pedersren, T.M. [6665], Brazil Gnaphalium americanum K001107634

    First published in Chlor. Andina 1: 151 (1856)

    Accepted by

    • Pruski, J.F. (ed.) (2018). Flora Mesoamericana 5(2): 1-608. Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, México, D.F.

    Not accepted by

    • Roskov Y. & al. (eds.) (2018). Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands. [Cited as Gamochaeta purpurea.]

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Pruski, J.F. (ed.) (2018). Flora Mesoamericana 5(2): 1-608. Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, México, D.F.

    Sources

    Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
    'The Herbarium Catalogue, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet http://www.kew.org/herbcat [accessed on Day Month Year]'. Please enter the date on which you consulted the system.
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2020. 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 2020. 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