Taxon: Ageratina adenophora (Spreng.) R. M. King & H. Rob.

 
Genus: Ageratina
Family: Asteraceae (alt.Compositae)
  Subfamily: Asteroideae
      Tribe: Eupatorieae
Nomen number: 316409
Place of publication: Phytologia 19:211. 1970
Name Verified on: 05-Jun-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 22-May-1997
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Invasive Pl Spec)
  • Vertebrate poisons: mammals (fide Kellerman et al., as Eupatorium adenophorum; Everist, as Eupatorium adenophorum; Econ Pl Aust)
  • Weed: potential seed contaminant (fide Noxweed Aust; Invasive Pl Spec; Weeds SAfr 2001)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Northern America

    • Southern Mexico: Mexico - Colima, - Hidalgo, - Jalisco, - Mexico, - Michoacan, - Morelos, - Oaxaca, - Puebla, - Queretaro

  • Naturalized:

  • Africa

    • East Tropical Africa: Kenya; Uganda
    • Macaronesia: Cape Verde; Portugal - Azores, - Madeira Islands; Spain - Canary Islands
    • Northern Africa: Algeria
    • South Tropical Africa: Angola; Zambia
    • Southern Africa: South Africa
  • Asia-Temperate

    • China: China
    • Western Asia: Lebanon
  • Asia-Tropical

    • Indian Subcontinent: Bhutan; India; Nepal
    • Indo-China: Cambodia; Laos; Myanmar; Thailand; Vietnam
    • Malesia: Indonesia; Philippines
  • Australasia

    • Australia: Australia
    • New Zealand: New Zealand
  • Europe

    • Middle Europe: Austria; Czech Republic; Hungary
    • Southeastern Europe: Croatia; Greece
    • Southwestern Europe: France; Portugal; Spain
  • Northern America

    • Southwestern U.S.A.: United States - California
  • Pacific

    • North-Central Pacific: United States - Hawaii
    • South-Central Pacific: French Polynesia

  • Cultivated:

    . also cult.

    Adventive:

  • Europe

    • Middle Europe: Belgium; Germany; Poland

References:

  • Allan, H. H. B. et al. Flora of New Zealand. 1961- (F NZeal)
  • Caligari, P. D. S. & D. J. N. Hind, eds. Compositae: biology and utilization. 1996 (Comp Biol Util)
  • Euro+Med Editorial Committee Euro+Med Plantbase: the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity (on-line resource). (EuroMed Plantbase)
  • FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. 1993- (F NAmer)
  • Germishuizen, G. & N. L. Meyer, eds. Plants of southern Africa: an annotated checklist. Strelitzia 14. 2003 (Pl SAfr ed2)
  • Grierson, A. J. C. & D. J. Long Flora of Bhutan including a record of plants from Sikkim. 1984- (F Bhutan)
  • Hansen, A. & P. Sunding Flora of Macaronesia: checklist of vascular plants, ed. 4. Sommerfeltia vol. 17. 1993 (L Macar ed4)
  • Henderson, L. Alien weeds and invasive plants: a complete guide to declared weeds and invaders in South Africa. Plant Protection Research Institute, Handbook 12. 2001 (Weeds SAfr 2001)
  • Hnatiuk, R. J. Census of Australian vascular plants. Australian Flora and Fauna Series No. 11. 1990 (L Aust)
  • Holm, L. et al. A geographical atlas of world weeds. 1979 (Atlas WWeed)
  • Institute of Pacific Islands Forestry Pacific Island Ecosystems at Risk (PIER): plant threats to Pacific ecosystems (on-line resource). (Pacif I Ecosyst Risk)
  • Kartesz, J. T. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland. 1994 (L US Can ed2)
  • King, R. M. & H. Robinson The genera of the Eupatorieae (Asteraceae). Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 22. 1987 (Gen Eupat)
  • Lazarides, M. & B. Hince CSIRO Handbook of Economic Plants of Australia. 1993 (Econ Pl Aust)
  • Mabberley, D. J. The plant-book: a portable dictionary of the vascular plants, ed. 2. 1997 (Pl Book)
  • McVaugh, R. Flora Novo-Galiciana. 1983- (F NGalicia)
  • Parsons, W. T. & E. G. Cuthbertson Noxious weeds of Australia. 1992 (Noxweed Aust)
  • Press, J. R. & M. J. Short, eds. Flora of Madeira. 1994 (F Madeira)
  • Seed Regulatory and Testing Division, Agricultural Marketing Service, U.S.D.A. State noxious-weed seed requirements recognized in the administration of the Federal Seed Act (updated annually). (State Noxweed Seed)
  • Turner, B. L. The comps of Mexico - a systematic account of the family Asteraceae. Phytologia Memoirs. 1996- (Comp Mex)
  • Turrill, W. B. et al., eds. Flora of tropical East Africa. 1952- (F TE Afr)
  • Wagner, W. L. et al. Manual of the flowering plants of Hawai'i. 1990 (F Hawaii)
  • Weber, E. Invasive plant species of the world: a reference guide to environmental weeds. 2003 (Invasive Pl Spec)
  • Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). 1994- (F ChinaEng)
  • Zhang, F. et al. 2008. Sustainable management based on biological control and ecological restoration of an alien invasive weed, Ageratina adenophora (Asteraceae) in China (Proc XII Symp Weeds) 699-703.

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