1. Family: Asteraceae Bercht. & J.Presl
    1. Montanoa Cerv.

      1. This genus is accepted, and is native to Southern America and Northern America..

    [FTEA]

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

    Habit
    Shrubs, lianas or trees
    Leaves
    Leaves opposite, often lobed
    Capitulum
    Capitula many, in terminal panicles; involucre 1–2-seriate, the outer phyllaries leafy, the inner scarious; paleae scarious
    Florets
    Ray florets neuter, white; inner florets hermaphrodite, with auriculate anthers and recurved style branches
    Ray
    Ray florets neuter, white; inner florets hermaphrodite, with auriculate anthers and recurved style branches
    Fruits
    Achenes usually compressed, black, glabrous; pappus absent.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Belize, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Nicaragua, Panamá, Peru, Venezuela

    Introduced into:

    Argentina Northeast, Canary Is., Cape Provinces, East Himalaya, Hawaii, India, Jawa, KwaZulu-Natal, Lebanon-Syria, Madeira, Mauritius, Myanmar, New South Wales, Northern Provinces, Queensland, Réunion, Society Is., Sri Lanka, Vietnam, Zimbabwe

    Montanoa Cerv. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Christenhusz, M.J.M. [2010-1571], Mexico K000696322

    First published in Nov. Veg. Descr. 2: 11 (1825)

    Accepted by

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

    Literature

    Flora of Tropical East Africa
    • Funk in Mem. N.Y. Bot. Gard. 36: 1–133 (1982)
    • in La Llave & Lexarza, Nov. Veg. Desc. 2: 11 (1825)

    Sources

    Flora of Tropical East Africa
    Flora of Tropical East Africa
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    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.

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. 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 2019. 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