1. Family: Asteraceae Bercht. & J.Presl
    1. Flaveria Juss.

      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
    Annual or perennial herbs or shrubs
    Leaves
    Leaves opposite, with connate leaf bases, 3-veined from base
    Capitulum
    Capitula in terminal or axillary dense cymes or glomerules, heterogamous or much reduced to a single floret; phyllaries in several rows; receptacle epaleate
    Corolla
    Corolla with female ray floret, or only one ray on the outside of the outer capitulum, and hermaphrodite disc florets.
    Anthers
    Anther appendage narrowly ovate
    Fruits
    Achenes black, narrowly obovoid; pappus absent or rarely of a few scales.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Argentina Northeast, Argentina Northwest, Argentina South, Arizona, Bahamas, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil Northeast, Brazil West-Central, California, Cayman Is., Chile Central, Chile North, Colorado, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Florida, Galápagos, Jamaica, Kansas, Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Missouri, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Paraguay, Peru, Puerto Rico, Texas, Turks-Caicos Is., Uruguay, Utah, Venezuela, Virginia, Windward Is.

    Introduced into:

    Alabama, Baleares, Botswana, Cape Provinces, Cape Verde, China North-Central, Cyprus, Djibouti, Egypt, Eritrea, Ethiopia, France, Free State, Georgia, Great Britain, Greece, Gulf States, Hawaii, India, KwaZulu-Natal, Masachusettes, Mauritius, Namibia, New South Wales, Northern Provinces, Northern Territory, Oman, Queensland, Saudi Arabia, Sinai, South Australia, Spain, Sudan, Swaziland, Sweden, Western Australia, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe

    Flaveria Juss. appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Gen. Pl.: 186 (1789)

    Accepted by

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

    Literature

    Flora of Tropical East Africa
    • Powell in Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 65, 2: 590–636 (1978)
    • G.V. Pope in Kirkia 10: 111 (1975)
    • Gen. Pl.: 186 (1789)

    Sources

    Flora of Tropical East Africa
    Flora of Tropical East Africa
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0

    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