Genus:
Erigeron L.

Erigeron canadensis L.

This species is accepted, and its native range is New World. It is used as a poison and a medicine and for fuel and food.

[UPFC]
Distribution
Biogeografic region: Andean, Caribbean. Elevation range: 76–3250 m a.s.l. Native to Colombia. Colombian departments: Antioquia, Bogotá DC, Casanare, Cundinamarca, La Guajira, Magdalena, Nariño, San Andrés y Providencia, Santander.
Habit
Herb.
Ecology
Habitat according IUCN Habitats Classification: forest and woodland, shrubland, wetlands (inland), artificial - terrestrial.
Vernacular
Pericón

[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
juamparao, venadillo

[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. 76 - 3250 m.; Andes, Islas Caribeñas, Llanura del Caribe, Valle del Cauca, Valle del Magdalena.
Morphology General Habit
Hierba
Conservation
No Evaluada

[UPFC]
Use Fuel
Used for fuels.
Use Food
Used for food.
Use Materials
Used as material.
Use Medicines
Medical uses.
Use Poisons
Poisons.

Native to:

Alabama, Alberta, Arizona, Arkansas, Bahamas, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, British Columbia, California, Cayman Is., Colombia, Colorado, Connecticut, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Florida, French Guiana, Galápagos, Georgia, Guatemala, Haiti, Honduras, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Jamaica, Kansas, Kentucky, Leeward Is., Louisiana, Maine, Manitoba, Maryland, Massachusetts, Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, Nicaragua, North Carolina, North Dakota, Nova Scotia, Ohio, Oklahoma, Ontario, Oregon, Panamá, Pennsylvania, Peru, Prince Edward I., Puerto Rico, Québec, Rhode I., Saskatchewan, South Carolina, South Dakota, Suriname, Tennessee, Texas, Trinidad-Tobago, Turks-Caicos Is., Utah, Venezuela, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Windward Is., Wisconsin, Wyoming

Introduced into:

Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Altay, Amur, Angola, Assam, Austria, Azores, Baleares, Baltic States, Bangladesh, Belarus, Belgium, Bulgaria, Cambodia, Canary Is., Cape Provinces, Caroline Is., Chagos Archipelago, China North-Central, Corse, Czechoslovakia, Denmark, East Aegean Is., East European Russia, East Himalaya, Fiji, Finland, France, Free State, Germany, Great Britain, Greece, Hawaii, Hungary, India, Inner Mongolia, Iran, Iraq, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Kazakhstan, Khabarovsk, Kirgizstan, Korea, Krasnoyarsk, Kriti, Krym, Kuril Is., KwaZulu-Natal, Lebanon-Syria, Lesotho, Libya, Madeira, Marianas, Marquesas, Marshall Is., Mauritius, Morocco, Mozambique, Nepal, Netherlands, New Guinea, New South Wales, Newfoundland, Niue, Norfolk Is., North Caucasus, Northern Provinces, Northwest European R, Norway, Pakistan, Palestine, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Primorye, Queensland, Romania, Réunion, Sakhalin, Sardegna, Sicilia, Sinai, South Australia, South European Russi, Spain, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Tadzhikistan, Taiwan, Tasmania, Transcaucasus, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkey-in-Europe, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, Uzbekistan, Victoria, Vietnam, Wake I., West Himalaya, West Siberia, Western Australia, Yugoslavia, Zambia, Zimbabwe

Erigeron canadensis L. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Jun 1, 1996 Harley, R.M. [PCD3119], Bahia Conyza canadensis K000053477 Yes
Aug 1, 1993 Spruce, R. [4223], Peru Conyza canadensis K000200645 Yes
Aug 1, 1993 Linden [50] Conyza canadensis K000959668 Yes
Aug 1, 1993 Linden [51] Conyza canadensis K000959669 Yes
Aug 1, 1993 Spruce, R. [4223], Peru Conyza canadensis K000200644 Yes
Gay, C. [s.n.], Chile Conyza canadensis K000221741 Yes
King, P.P. [s.n.], Uruguay Conyza canadensis K000221742 Yes
Heringer, E.P. [5609], Brazil Conyza canadensis K001107354 Yes
Philcox, D. [4831], Brazil Conyza canadensis K001107355 Yes
Cope, T.A. [RBG 197], United Kingdom Conyza canadensis K000914446 Yes
Talbot, H.F. [s.n.] Conyza canadensis K001107353 Yes
Souza, V.C. [32709], Brazil Conyza canadensis K001107356 Yes
Harley, R.M. [18112], Bahia Conyza canadensis K000053476 Yes
Cuming [387], Valparaiso Conyza canadensis K000221743 Yes
Todaro, A. [1337] Conyza canadensis K000885203 Yes
Sello [s.n.], Brazil Conyza canadensis K001107352 Yes
Mexia, Y. [4721], Brazil Conyza canadensis K001107357 Yes
Neueller, C.F. [102], Brazil Conyza canadensis K001107358 Yes
Schur, D. [s.n.] Conyza canadensis K000885204 Yes
Gay, C. [s.n.], Chile Conyza canadensis K000221740 Yes
Preston, T.A. [s.n.], Brazil Conyza canadensis K001107359 Yes
n/a Conyza canadensis K001479000 Yes
Bolivia (La Paz) Conyza canadensis K001482001 Yes
Colombia Conyza canadensis K001482002 Yes
Ecuador Conyza canadensis K001482003 Yes
Colombia Conyza canadensis K001482005 Yes

First published in Sp. Pl.: 863 (1753)

Accepted by

  • Aver'ianov, L.V. & al. (2006). Illyustrirovannyi opredelitel' rastenii Leningradskoi oblasti: 1-799. Nauka, Moskva.
  • Balkrishna, A. (2018). Flora of Morni Hills (Research & Possibilities): 1-581. Divya Yoga Mandir Trust.
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  • Gorchakovskii, P.L. & al. (1994). Opredelitel' sosudistykkhrastenii srednego Urala: 1-524. Nauka, Moscow.
  • Komiljon, T., Natalya, B., Avazbek, B., Dilnoza, A., Ziyoviddin, Y., Deng, T. & Sun, H. (2020). Flora of the Dzhizak Province, Uzbekistan: 1-523. China Forestry Publishing House.
  • Krasnoborov, I.M. (ed.) (2007). Flora of Siberia 13: 1-499. Scientific Publishers, Inc., Enfield, Plymouth.
  • Liogier, A.H. (1996). Flora de la Española 8: 1-588. Instituto Tecnológico de Santo Domingo.
  • Lorence, D.H. & Wagnwe, W.L. (2020). Flora of the Marquesas Islands 2: 413-1135. National Tropical Botanic Garden, Smithsonian, DRPF.
  • Meades, S.J. & Brouillet, L. (2019). Annotated Checklist of the Vascular Plants of Newfoundland and Labrador https://www.newfoundland-labradorflora.com/checklist/.
  • Sarder, N.U. & Hassan, M.A. (eds.) (2018). Vascular flora of Chittagong and the Chittagong Hill Tracts 3: 1-978. Bangladesh National Herbarium, Dhaka.
  • Schäfer, H. (2021). Flora of the Azores a field guide: 1-445. Margraf Publishers GmbH.
  • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2011). Asteraceae. Flora of China 20-21: 1-992. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis).

Not accepted by

  • Flora of North America Editorial Committee (2006). Asteraceae. Flora of Australia 20: 1-666. Australian Government Publishing Service, Canberra. [Cited as Conyza canadensis.]

Literature

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