Taxon: Emilia fosbergii Nicolson

Genus: Emilia
Family: Asteraceae (alt.Compositae)
Subfamily: Asteroideae
Tribe: Senecioneae
Subtribe: Senecioninae
Nomen number: 104206
Place of publication: Phytologia 32:34. 1975
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 09-Mar-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 09-Mar-2012
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Economic Importance:

  • Weed: (fide F Hawaii)

Distributional Range:



  • Asia-Temperate

    • Eastern Asia: Taiwan
  • Northern America

    • South-Central U.S.A.: United States Texas
    • Southeastern U.S.A.: United States Florida, Louisiana
  • Pacific

    • North-Central Pacific: United States Hawaii
    • Northwestern Pacific: Guam ; Marshall Islands ; Northern Mariana Islands
    • South-Central Pacific: French Polynesia
    • Southwestern Pacific: Fiji
  • Southern America

    • Brazil: Brazil
    • Caribbean: Antigua and Barbuda ; Bahamas ; Barbados ; Dominica ; Grenada ; Guadeloupe ; Hispaniola ; Jamaica ; Martinique ; Montserrat ; Netherlands Antilles ; Puerto Rico ; St. Kitts and Nevis ; St. Lucia ; St. Vincent and Grenadines ; Virgin Islands (British) ; Virgin Islands (U.S.)
    • Central America: Belize ; Guatemala ; Nicaragua ; Panama
    • Northern South America: French Guiana ; Guyana ; Suriname ; Venezuela
    • Southern South America: Argentina Misiones; Paraguay
    • Western South America: Bolivia ; Ecuador


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