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  1. Family: Asteraceae Bercht. & J.Presl
    1. Genus: Ayapana Spach
      1. Ayapana triplinervis (Vahl) R.M.King & H.Rob.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is N. Brazil.

    [FWTA]

    Compositae, C. D. Adams. Flora of West Tropical Africa 2. 1963

    Habit
    A herb 2-3 ft. high with almost glabrous stems and leaves
    Florets
    Florets mauve in rather few heads about 1/3 in. broad
    Note
    A weed.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Brazil North, Ecuador, French Guiana

    Introduced into:

    Bangladesh, Benin, Dominican Republic, India, Jawa, Mauritius, Philippines, Puerto Rico, Rodrigues, Réunion, Seychelles, Trinidad-Tobago, Vietnam

    Synonyms

    Other Data

    Ayapana triplinervis (Vahl) R.M.King & H.Rob. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jun 1, 2012 Burchell, W.J. [9473/4], Brazil K000955331

    Bibliography

    First published in Phytologia 20: 212 (1970)

    Accepted by

    • Roskov Y. & al. (eds.) (2018). Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands.
    • Sarder, N.U. & Hassan, M.A. (eds.) (2018). Vascular flora of Chittagong and the Chittagong Hill Tracts 3: 1-978. Bangladesh National Herbarium, Dhaka.
    • Liogier, A.H. (1996). Flora de la Española 8: 1-588. Instituto Tecnológico de Santo Domingo.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions

    • Sarder, N.U. & Hassan, M.A. (eds.) (2018). Vascular flora of Chittagong and the Chittagong Hill Tracts 3: 1-978. Bangladesh National Herbarium, Dhaka.

    Sources

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    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