Genus:
Erigeron L.

Erigeron sumatrensis Retz.

This species is accepted, and its native range is Mexico to S. Tropical America. It is used as a medicine and invertebrate food, has social 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
yaguache

[UPFC]
Distribution
Biogeografic region: Andean. Elevation range: 50–4000 m a.s.l. Native to Colombia. Colombian departments: Antioquia, Bogotá DC, Bolívar, Cauca, Cundinamarca, Huila, Magdalena, Nariño, Putumayo, Santander, Valle del Cauca.
Habit
Herb.
Ecology
Habitat according IUCN Habitats Classification: forest and woodland, shrubland, artificial - terrestrial.

[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. 50 - 4000 m.; Andes, Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta, Valle del Cauca, Valle del Magdalena.
Morphology General Habit
Hierba
Conservation
No Evaluada

[UPFC]
Use Food
Used for food.
Use Invertebrate Food
Used as invertebrate food.
Use Materials
Used as material.
Use Medicines
Medical uses.
Use Social
Social uses.

Native to:

Argentina Northeast, Argentina Northwest, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Guyana, Honduras, Mexico Southeast, Nicaragua, Panamá, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay, Venezuela

Introduced into:

Albania, Algeria, Angola, Azores, Baleares, Belgium, Benin, Botswana, Bulgaria, Canary Is., Chatham Is., China South-Central, China Southeast, Comoros, Corse, Cyprus, East Aegean Is., Ethiopia, France, Free State, Gabon, Germany, Great Britain, Greece, Gulf of Guinea Is., Hainan, India, Ireland, Italy, Ivory Coast, Kriti, Laos, Lebanon-Syria, Lesotho, Madagascar, Mauritania, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, Netherlands, New Zealand North, Pakistan, Palestine, Philippines, Portugal, Sardegna, Sicilia, Sinai, Spain, Sudan, Sumatera, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, Transcaucasus, Tubuai Is., Tunisia, Turkey, Turkey-in-Europe, Vietnam, Yugoslavia, Zambia, Zaïre, Zimbabwe

Erigeron sumatrensis Retz. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Jul 1, 2013 I Made Maduarta (Pung) [IMM 191], Lesser Sunda Is. Conyza sumatrensis K000734522 No
Nov 1, 2012 Gardner, G. [1727], Ceará Conyza sumatrensis K000054279 Yes
Nov 1, 2012 Gardner, G. [s.n.], Rio de Janeiro Conyza sumatrensis K000958226 Yes
Jul 1, 2002 Brunt, M.A. [177], Cameroon Conyza sumatrensis K000050993 No
Jul 1, 2002 Brunt, M.A. [619], Cameroon Conyza sumatrensis K000050996 No
Jul 1, 2002 Brunt, M.A. [911], Cameroon Conyza sumatrensis K000050994 No
Jul 1, 2002 Brunt, M.A. [430], Cameroon Conyza sumatrensis K000050995 No
Jul 1, 2002 Ejiofor, M.C. [FHI 29330], Cameroon Conyza sumatrensis K000050997 No
Jan 1, 2002 Maitland, T.D. [40], Cameroon Conyza sumatrensis K000050998 No
Aug 1, 1999 Rodal, M.J.N. [742], Pernambuco Conyza sumatrensis K000054282 Yes
Aug 1, 1998 Hind, D.J.N. [H50474], Bahia Conyza sumatrensis K000053427 Yes
Feb 1, 1998 Hind, D.J.N. [PCD3682], Bahia Conyza sumatrensis K000053416 Yes
Feb 1, 1998 Hind, D.J.N. [PCD4122], Bahia Conyza sumatrensis K000053421 Yes
Feb 1, 1998 Hind, D.J.N. [PCD4124], Bahia Conyza sumatrensis K000053422 Yes
Sep 1, 1996 Silva, L.F. [160], Pernambuco Conyza sumatrensis K000054284 Yes
Sep 1, 1996 Freire, E. [81], Pernambuco Conyza sumatrensis K000054283 Yes
Jun 1, 1996 Hind, D.J.N. [PCD3239], Bahia Conyza sumatrensis K000053425 Yes
Oct 1, 1993 Guedes, M.L. [14], Bahia Conyza sumatrensis K000053417 Yes
Feb 1, 1992 Hind, D.J.N. [36], Bahia Conyza sumatrensis K000053418 Yes
Sep 1, 1991 Fevereiro, V.P.B. [M497], Paraíba Conyza sumatrensis K000054285 Yes
Aug 1, 1990 Harley, R.M. [27332], Bahia Conyza sumatrensis K000053420 Yes
Harley, R.M. [19190], Bahia Conyza sumatrensis K000053424 Yes
Gardner, G. [1727], Ceará Conyza sumatrensis K000054280 Yes
Balée, W.L. [952], Maranhão Conyza sumatrensis K000054281 Yes
Glaziou, A.F.M. [7689], Rio de Janeiro Conyza sumatrensis K000221732 Yes
Philcox [3995], Brazil Conyza sumatrensis K001107370 Yes
Harley, R.M. [10766], Brazil Conyza sumatrensis K001107380 Yes
Cid Ferreira, C.A. [1791], Brazil Conyza sumatrensis K001107373 Yes
Irwin, H.S. [9205], Brazil Conyza sumatrensis K001107371 Yes
Lowe, J. [4279], Brazil Conyza sumatrensis K001107382 Yes
Strang, H.E. [454], Brazil Conyza sumatrensis K001107376 Yes
Cope, T.A. [RBG 14], United Kingdom Conyza sumatrensis K000914447 Yes
Prance, G.T. [1165], Brazil Conyza sumatrensis K001107388 Yes
Pires, J.M. [52164], Brazil Conyza sumatrensis K001107385 Yes
Harley, R.M. [18112a], Bahia Conyza sumatrensis K000053419 Yes
Trail, J.W.H. [470], Brazil Conyza sumatrensis K001107383 Yes
Castellanos, A. [23914], Brazil Conyza sumatrensis K001107377 Yes
Irwin, H.S. [12677], Brazil Conyza sumatrensis K001107372 Yes
Ratter, J.A. [1546], Brazil Conyza sumatrensis K001107381 Yes
Castellanos, A. [23433], Brazil Conyza sumatrensis K001107375 Yes
Teixeira, L.O.A. [309], Brazil Conyza sumatrensis K001107386 Yes
Maas, P.J.M. [425], Brazil Conyza sumatrensis K001107378 Yes
Preston, T.A. [s.n.], Brazil Conyza sumatrensis K001107374 Yes
Harley, R.M. [16552], Bahia Conyza sumatrensis K000053423 Yes
Harley, R.M. [22200], Bahia Conyza sumatrensis K000053426 Yes
Philcox, D. [3119], Brazil Conyza sumatrensis K001107379 Yes
Prance, G.T. [7165], Brazil Conyza sumatrensis K001107387 Yes
Gaudichaud [s.n.], Rio de Janeiro Conyza sumatrensis K000958227 Yes
Prance, G.T. [7219], Brazil Conyza sumatrensis K001107384 Yes
Colombia Conyza sumatrensis K001482036 Yes
Ecuador Conyza sumatrensis K001482037 Yes
Ecuador Conyza sumatrensis K001482038 Yes
Galapagos Conyza sumatrensis K001482039 Yes
Peru Conyza sumatrensis K001482040 Yes
Peru Conyza sumatrensis K001482041 Yes
Peru Conyza sumatrensis K001482042 Yes
Peru Conyza sumatrensis K001482043 Yes
Peru Conyza sumatrensis K001482044 Yes
Peru Conyza sumatrensis K001482045 Yes
Peru Conyza sumatrensis K001482046 Yes
Peru Conyza sumatrensis K001482047 Yes
Peru Conyza sumatrensis K001482048 Yes

First published in Observ. Bot. 5: 28 (1788)

Accepted by

  • Adolphy, K. & al. (2021). Beiträge zur Flora Nordhein-Westfalens aus dem Jahr 2020. Jahrbuch des Bochumer Botanischen Vereins 12: 199-278.
  • Ghafoor, A. & al. (2021). Flora of Pakistan 224: 1-310. Department of Botany, University of Karachi, Karachi.
  • Nesom, G.L. (2018). Erigeron floribundus and E. sumatrensis (Asteraceae) in the USA and Mexico. Phytoneuron 2018-27: 1-19.
  • Retief, E. & Meyer, N.L. (2017). Plants of the Free State inventory and identification guide. Strelitzia 38: 1-1236. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.
  • Roskov Y. & al. (eds.) (2018). Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands.
  • Schäfer, H. (2021). Flora of the Azores a field guide: 1-445. Margraf Publishers GmbH.

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