Galinsoga parviflora Cav.

First published in Icon. 3: 41 (1795)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Mexico to Tropical America. It is an annual and grows primarily in the seasonally dry tropical biome. It is used as animal food, a poison and a medicine, has environmental uses and for food.

Distribution

Native to:

Argentina Northeast, Argentina Northwest, Argentina South, Bolivia, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Chile Central, Chile North, Chile South, Colombia, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Haiti, Jamaica, Juan Fernández Is., Leeward Is., Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, New Mexico, Paraguay, Peru, Puerto Rico, Uruguay, Venezuela, Windward Is.

Introduced into:

Albania, Altay, Amur, Angola, Arizona, Assam, Austria, Azores, Baltic States, Belarus, Belgium, Benin, Botswana, British Columbia, Bulgaria, California, Cameroon, Canary Is., Cape Provinces, Cape Verde, Chatham Is., Colorado, Connecticut, Corse, Czechoslovakia, Denmark, District of Columbia, Djibouti, East Aegean Is., East European Russia, East Himalaya, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Finland, France, Free State, Germany, Great Britain, Greece, Guinea, Gulf of Guinea Is., Hawaii, Hungary, Illinois, India, Indiana, Iowa, Iran, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Jawa, Kansas, Kazakhstan, Kentucky, Khabarovsk, Kirgizstan, Korea, Krym, Kuril Is., KwaZulu-Natal, Laccadive Is., Lesotho, Libya, Madagascar, Madeira, Malaya, Manitoba, Maryland, Massachusetts, Mauritius, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nebraska, Nepal, Netherlands, New Brunswick, New Guinea, New Jersey, New South Wales, New York, Norfolk Is., North Caucasus, North Dakota, Northern Provinces, Northwest European Russia, Norway, Ohio, Ontario, Oregon, Pakistan, Palestine, Pennsylvania, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Primorye, Queensland, Québec, Rhode I., Romania, Réunion, Sardegna, Sicilia, South Australia, South European Russia, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Tadzhikistan, Taiwan, Tasmania, Texas, Thailand, Tibet, Transcaucasus, Tubuai Is., Tunisia, Turkey, Turkey-in-Europe, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Vermont, Victoria, Vietnam, Virginia, West Himalaya, West Siberia, West Virginia, Western Australia, Wisconsin, Yemen, Yugoslavia, Zambia, Zaïre, Zimbabwe

Recorded in error in:

Oregon

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

Classification

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PAFTOL

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

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Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Jan 1, 2004 Ghogue, J.-P. [1061] Cameroon K000746650 No
Jul 1, 2001 Cheek, M. [9448] Cameroon K000108760 Yes
Mar 1, 1993 Hind, D.J.N.; Queiroz, R.F. [H50005] Brazil K000053660 Yes
May 1, 1989 Harley, R.M.; Simão, R.; Hind, D.J.N.; Fothergill, J.M. [25346] Brazil K000053661 Yes
Oct 1, 1977 Gossweiler, J. [9536] Angola K001307497 Yes
Chase, N.C. [5542] Zimbabwe K002895302 Yes
Williams, S.L. [1190] South Africa K002895321 Yes
Barkley, F.A. [14A612] United States K002895360 Yes
Decary, M.R. [19382] Madagascar K002895311 Yes
Kretschmar, L. [s.n.] South Africa K002895324 Yes
Cadet, T. [3362] Reunion K002895307 Yes
Fanshawe, D.B. [F2841] Zambia K002895293 Yes
Banda, E.A. [51018] Malawi K002895286 Yes
Dusén, P. [s.n.] Brazil K001031681 Yes
Hanekom, W.J. [2263] South Africa K002895335 Yes
Brown; Shapiro [76] South Africa K002895322 Yes
Preston, T.A. [s.n.] Brazil K001031683 Yes
Angus, A. [1345] Zambia K002895295 Yes
Fanshawe, D.B. [F2841] Zambia K002895292 Yes
Dorr, L.J. [2849] Madagascar K002895309 Yes
Kerber, E. [228] Mexico K002895356 Yes
Jollyman [V.C.18] United Kingdom K002484864 Yes
Pringle, C.G. [8231] Mexico K002895385 Yes
Goldsmith, B. [115/61] Zimbabwe K002895304 Yes
Kolberg, H. [737] Namibia K002895320 Yes
s.coll. [836] South Africa K002895330 Yes
Cadet, T. [5868] Reunion K002895308 Yes
Compton, R.H. [27276] Eswatini K002895338 Yes
Blumer, J.C. [s.n.] United States K002895361 Yes
Senderayi, E. [106] Zambia K002895299 Yes
Schlechter, R. [2638] South Africa K002895331 Yes
[illegible] [331] Lesotho K002895336 Yes
Anderson, W.R.; Stieber, M.; Kirkbride, J.H., Jr. [35727] Brazil K001031680 Yes
Best, E.B. [95] Zambia K002895298 Yes
Seydel, R. [3505] Namibia K002895342 Yes
Cope, T.A. [RBG 216] United Kingdom K000914479 Yes
Gershoy, A. [8968] United States K001600897 Yes
Sukhorukov, A. [s.n.] Namibia K001572515 Yes
Repton, J.E. [1254] South Africa K002895326 Yes
Miller, O.B. [2847] Zimbabwe K002895300 Yes
Lombardi, J.A. [2696] Brazil K001031678 Yes
Nicholas, A.; N. v. d. Berg [1832] K002895323 Yes
Fanshawe, D.B. [F699] Zambia K002895296 Yes
Keay, R.W.J. [FHI 28336] Cameroon K000052342 Yes
Dunlap [119] Cameroon K000052345 Yes
Gilliland, H. [341] Zimbabwe K002895303 Yes
Hitch [s.n.] United States K002895364 Yes
Lawrence, E. [451] Malawi K002895288 Yes
Croat, T.B. [32054] Madagascar K002895310 Yes
Gershoy, A. [8969] United States K001600875 Yes
King, A.E. [46] Zambia K002895294 Yes
Banda, E.A. [509] Malawi K002895289 Yes
Fourcade, H.G. [3971] South Africa K002895333 Yes
Jones, M.E. [s.n.] United States K002895354 Yes
Scheepers, J.C. [404] South Africa K002895332 Yes
Maitland, T.D. [0s.n.56] Cameroon K000052349 Yes
Jones, M.E. [s.n.] United States K002895353 Yes
Phillips, E. [1357] Malawi K002895284 Yes
Hanekom, W.J. [1737] South Africa K002895328 Yes
Vuuren, D.V. [582] Namibia K002895341 Yes
Scheepers, J.C. [404] South Africa K002895334 Yes
s.coll. [s.n.] K002895363 Yes
Seydel, R. [2334] Namibia K002895339 Yes
Castellanos, A. [23522] Brazil K001031684 Yes
Metcalfe, O.B. [s.n.] United States K002895358 Yes
Greene, E.L. [s.n.] United States K002895357 Yes
Preston, T.A. [s.n.] Brazil K001031682 Yes
Chuml, H. [36A] Cameroon K000052344 Yes
Lombardi, J.A. [2588] Brazil K001031679 Yes
Irwin, H.S. [10992] Brazil K001031830 Yes
Devenish, N.J. [1437] South Africa K002895327 Yes
Robinson, E.A. [908] Zambia K002895297 Yes
Wooton, E.O. [s.n.] United States K002895359 Yes
Hanekom, W.J. [1339] South Africa K002895325 Yes
Boivin, M. [s.n.] Reunion K002895313 Yes
Bush, B.F. [406] United States K002895365 Yes
Smith, P.A. [1341] Botswana K002895306 Yes
Blumer, J.C. [s.n.] United States K002895362 Yes
s.coll. [s.n.] United States K002895366 Yes
Irwin, H.S.; Souza, R.; Santos, R.R. [10992] Brazil K001031677 Yes
Doffey, E.A.G. [s.n.] Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha K002895312 Yes
Brenan, J.P.M. [9587] Cameroon K000052343 Yes
Maitland, T.D. [36] Cameroon K000052346 Yes
Miller, O.B. [2608] Zimbabwe K002895301 Yes
Brummitt, R.K. [8444] Malawi K002895287 Yes
Pawek, J. [4339] Malawi K002895290 Yes
Stewart, J. [133] Zambia K002895291 Yes
Hilliard, O.M. [50971] South Africa K002895329 Yes
Dawkins, H.C. [778] Uganda K:SPC-04753.000 No
Riches, C.R. [12] Eswatini K002895337 Yes
Chiparawasha, O. [410] Zimbabwe K002895305 Yes
Kerber, E. [66] Mexico K002895355 Yes
Seydel, R. [3505] Namibia K002895340 Yes

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