Skip to main content
This species is accepted, and its native range is Tropical America.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

[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. 20 - 2000 m.; Amazonia, Andes, Valle del Magdalena.
Morphology General Habit
Hierba
Conservation
No Evaluada

[FWTA]

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

Morphology General Habit
An erect annual herb, branched above, 1-3 ft. high with terete striate glabrescent stems
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Florets
Florets pale mauve to white in small numerous more or less clustered heads on long branches
Ecology
A common weed of farms and roadsides in forest areas, at least in Ghana.

Native to:

Bolivia, Brazil Northeast, Brazil South, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, French Guiana, Guatemala, Haiti, Honduras, Jamaica, Leeward Is., Nicaragua, Panamá, Peru, Puerto Rico, Suriname, Trinidad-Tobago, Venezuela, Windward Is.

Introduced into:

Ivory Coast, Togo

Fleischmannia microstemon (Cass.) R.M.King & H.Rob. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jun 1, 2012 Burchell [7480], Brazil K000955349
Jan 1, 2012 Boog [s.n.], Brazil K000924524
Jan 1, 2012 Baker, J.G. [s.n.], Brazil K000924514
Jan 1, 2012 s.coll. [366], Brazil K000924515
Jan 1, 2012 Braga, M.C. [19], Brazil K000924517
Jan 1, 2012 Riedel [s.n.], Brazil K000924527
Jan 1, 2012 Prance, G.T. [9664], Brazil K000924516
Jan 1, 2012 Riedel, L. [574], Brazil K000924523 Unknown type material
Jan 1, 2012 Miers, J. [3719], Brazil K000924518
Jan 1, 2012 Custodio Filho, A. [2781], Brazil K000924519
May 1, 2010 Gardner [4854], Minas Gerais K000484811 syntype
May 1, 2010 Gardner [774], Rio de Janeiro K000958067
May 1, 2010 Gardner [4854], Minas Gerais K000484812 syntype
May 1, 2010 Gardner [5511], Rio de Janeiro K000958065
May 1, 2010 Gardner [774], Rio de Janeiro K000958066
Apr 1, 2002 Ule, E. [9124], Ceará K000054233
Jun 1, 1993 Salzmann, P. [s.n.], Brazil K000069801
Jun 1, 1993 Salzmann, P. [s.n.], Brazil K000069800
Jun 1, 1993 Sellow, F. [s.n.], Bahia K000069802
Gay, J. [s.n.], Brazil K000924526
s.coll. [s.n.] K000924520
s.coll. [s.n.] K000924525
s.coll. [s.n.], Brazil K000924522
s.coll. [s.n.] K000924521
Burchell [7283], Brazil K000955348

First published in Phytologia 19: 204 (1970)

Accepted by

  • Liogier, A.H. (1996). Flora de la Española 8: 1-588. Instituto Tecnológico de Santo Domingo.
  • 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.

Literature

Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia

  • ColPlantA (2021). "ColPlantA. Facilitated by the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet; http://www.colplanta.org/"

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Liogier, A.H. (1996). Flora de la Española 8: 1-588. Instituto Tecnológico de Santo Domingo.
  • Pruski, J.F. (ed.) (2018). Flora Mesoamericana 5(2): 1-608. Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, México, D.F.

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

Colombian resources for Plants made Accessible
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

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

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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 2021. 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 2021. 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