Genus:
Bidens L.

Bidens bipinnata L.

This species is accepted, and its native range is E. Canada to Central & E. U.S.A. and Arizona. It is used as animal food, a poison, a medicine and invertebrate food, has environmental uses and for food.

[UNAL]

Bernal, R., G. Galeano, A. Rodríguez, H. Sarmiento y M. Gutiérrez. 2017. Nombres Comunes de las Plantas de Colombia. http://www.biovirtual.unal.edu.co/nombrescomunes/

Vernacular
masiquía

[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
Adventicia en Colombia; Alt. 450 m.; Pacífico.
Morphology General Habit
Arbusto
Conservation
No Evaluada

[FWTA]

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

Morphology General Habit
An erect, sometimes bushy annual herb 1-4 ft. high
Morphology General Indumentum
Nearly glabrous or pubescent on the stems and leaves when young
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Florets
Ray-florets yellow, few or rarely absent.
Ray
Ray-florets yellow, few or rarely absent.

[UPFC]
Distribution
Biogeografic region: Pacific. Elevation range: 450–450 m a.s.l. Naturalised in Colombia. Colombian departments: Bogotá DC, Chocó, Cundinamarca.
Habit
Shrub.
Ecology
Habitat according IUCN Habitats Classification: forest and woodland, shrubland, native grassland, wetlands (inland), artificial - terrestrial.

[UPFC]
Use Animal Food
Used as animal food.
Use Environmental
Environmental uses.
Use Gene Sources
Used as gene sources.
Use Food
Used for food.
Use Invertebrate Food
Used as invertebrate food.
Use Medicines
Medical uses.
Use Poisons
Poisons.

Native to:

Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, Connecticut, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, New Brunswick, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Ontario, Pennsylvania, Rhode I., South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, West Virginia

Introduced into:

Assam, Baltic States, Belgium, Benin, Botswana, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Bulgaria, Burkina, Cambodia, Cameroon, Cape Provinces, Cape Verde, China North-Central, China South-Central, China Southeast, Colombia, Cyprus, Dominican Republic, East Aegean Is., East Himalaya, Egypt, France, Free State, Germany, Great Britain, Hainan, Haiti, Hungary, India, Inner Mongolia, Italy, Ivory Coast, Japan, Korea, KwaZulu-Natal, Lesotho, Madagascar, Mali, Manchuria, Mauritania, Namibia, Nepal, New Caledonia, New Guinea, New South Wales, Northern Provinces, Northern Territory, Pakistan, Philippines, Queensland, Romania, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Sicilia, Spain, Sri Lanka, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, Tibet, Togo, Transcaucasus, Vietnam, West Himalaya, Western Australia, Yugoslavia, Zaïre, Zimbabwe

Bidens bipinnata L. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Trail, J.W.H. [491], Brazil K001103525
Milliken, W. [2290], Brazil K001103538
Dusén, P. [9433], Brazil K001103529
Wallich, N. [3188] K001065484 isosyntype
Stocks, J.E. [608], Pakistan K001065487
Anderson, W.R. [9078], Brazil K001103524
Souza, V.C. [15322], Brazil K001103536
Trail, J.W.H. [491], Brazil K001103526
Dusén, P. [9432], Brazil K001103528
Lima, A. [1292], Brazil K001103527
Souza, V.C. [14408], Brazil K001103534
Souza, V.C. [15446], Brazil K001103537
Milliken, W. [2215], Brazil K001103539
Souza, V.C. [15698], Brazil K001103535
Preston, T.A. [s.n.], Brazil K001103531
Lowe, J. [4092], Brazil K001103523
s.coll. [Cat. no. 3188], India Bidens decomposita K001118747
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 3188], Nepal Bidens decomposita K001118745
s.coll. [Cat. no. 3188] Bidens decomposita K001118746
s.coll. [Cat. no. 3188], Bangladesh Bidens decomposita K001118748

First published in Sp. Pl.: 832 (1753)

Accepted by

  • Flora of North America Editorial Committee in Flora of North America Editorial Committee (2006). Asteraceae Flora of North America North of Mexico 21: 1-616. Oxford University Press, New York, Oxford.
  • Liogier, A.H. (1996). Flora de la Española 8: 1-588. Instituto Tecnológico de Santo Domingo.
  • Mao, A.A., Odyuo, N., Verma, D. & Singh, P. (2017). Checklist of Flora of Nagaland: 1-196. Botanical Survey of India.
  • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2011). Asteraceae Flora of China 20-21: 1-992. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis).

Literature

Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia

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Flora of West Tropical Africa

  • Chev. Bot. 373, partly (Guinée specimens)
  • F.T.A. 3: 393
  • Sherff in Publ. Field Mus. 16: 366, t. 89.
  • Sp. Pl. 832 (1753)

Kew Backbone Distributions

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Useful Plants and Fungi of Colombia

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    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 2022. 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 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
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  • Kew Science Photographs

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    ColPlantA database
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