Pluchea Cass.

First published in Bull. Sci. Soc. Philom. Paris 1817: 31 (1817)
This genus is accepted
The native range of this genus is Cosmpopolitan.

Distribution

Native to:

Afghanistan, Alabama, Andaman Is., Angola, Argentina Northeast, Argentina Northwest, Arizona, Arkansas, Aruba, Assam, Bahamas, Bangladesh, Belize, Benin, Bermuda, Bolivia, Borneo, Botswana, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Burkina, Burundi, California, Cambodia, Cape Verde, Cayman Is., Chad, Chile North, China South-Central, China Southeast, Christmas I., Colombia, Comoros, Connecticut, Costa Rica, Cuba, Delaware, Djibouti, Dominican Republic, East Himalaya, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Florida, Georgia, Guatemala, Gulf States, Guyana, Hainan, Haiti, Honduras, Illinois, India, Indiana, Iran, Iraq, Jamaica, Jawa, Kansas, Kazan-retto, Kentucky, Kenya, KwaZulu-Natal, Laos, Lebanon-Syria, Leeward Is., Louisiana, Madagascar, Maine, Malaya, Mali, Maryland, Massachusetts, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, Netherlands Antilles, Nevada, New Jersey, New Mexico, New South Wales, New York, Nicaragua, Nicobar Is., North Carolina, Northern Provinces, Northern Territory, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oman, Ontario, Pakistan, Palestine, Panamá, Paraguay, Pennsylvania, Peru, Philippines, Puerto Rico, Queensland, Rhode I., Rwanda, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Sinai, Socotra, Somalia, South Australia, South Carolina, South China Sea, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Swaziland, Taiwan, Tanzania, Tennessee, Texas, Thailand, Togo, Trinidad-Tobago, Uganda, Uruguay, Utah, Venezuela, Venezuelan Antilles, Victoria, Vietnam, Virginia, West Himalaya, West Virginia, Western Australia, Windward Is., Yemen, Zambia, Zaïre, Zimbabwe

Introduced into:

Canary Is., Caroline Is., Gilbert Is., Hawaii, Line Is., Maldives, Marianas, Marshall Is., Nansei-shoto, Phoenix Is., Samoa, Tonga, Vanuatu, Wake I., Wallis-Futuna Is.

Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

Accepted Species

Classification

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PAFTOL

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Roskov Y. & al. (eds.) (2018). Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands.

Flora of West Tropical Africa

  • —F.T.A. 3: 327.

Flora of Tropical East Africa

  • Anderb. in Plant Syst. & Evol. 176: 164 (1991)
  • in Bull. Sci. Soc. Philom. Paris: 31 (1817)
  • in K. Bremer, Asteraceae Clad. & Class.: 301 (1994)

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Feb 1, 2008 Jones, B.L. [386] Malaysia K000512310 Yes
Jan 1, 1998 Gossweiler, J. [68] Angola K001307455 Yes
Nuttall, L.W. [904] United States K002492105 Yes
Bush, B.F. [1017] United States K002492104 Yes
Bolander, H.N. [2622] United States K002492106 Yes
Fredholm, A. [5366] United States K002492109 Yes
Trask, B. [s.n.] United States K002492107 Yes
Collins, F.S. [325] Bermuda K002492130 Yes
Thulin, M. [4247] Somalia K002491587 Yes
Hill, F.L. [611] Australia K000974660 Unknown Type Material Yes
Welsh; Denny [754] Tanzania K002491947 Yes
Curtiss, A.H. [5990] United States K002492111 Yes
Fredholm, A. [6031] United States K002492108 Yes
Curtiss, A.H. [1376] United States K002492112 Yes
Nash, G.V. [s.n.] United States K002492110 Yes
Glaziou [8112] Brazil K001107824 Yes

Sources

  • Flora of Tropical East Africa

    • Flora of Tropical East Africa
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
  • Flora of the Cayman Islands

    • Flora of the Cayman Islands
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0