Taxon: Bidens alba (L.) DC.

Genus: Bidens
Family: Asteraceae (alt.Compositae)
Subfamily: Asteroideae
Tribe: Coreopsideae
Nomen number: 406917
Place of publication: Prodr. 5:605. 1836
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 21-Nov-1996 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 21-Nov-1996
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 1 in National Plant Germplasm System

Distributional Range:


  • Northern America

    • Northern Mexico: Mexico Tamaulipas
    • Southeastern U.S.A.: United States Florida
    • Southern Mexico: Mexico Campeche, Chiapas, Hidalgo, Oaxaca, Puebla, Tabasco, Veracruz, Yucatan
  • Southern America

    • Caribbean: Cayman Islands Grand Cayman; Cuba ; Dominica ; Jamaica ; Puerto Rico ; St. Lucia ; St. Vincent and Grenadines
    • Central America: Guatemala ; Honduras
    • Northern South America: French Guiana ; Guyana ; Venezuela
    • Western South America: Peru Cuzco, Huanuco, Lima, San Martin

  • Naturalized


  • Ballard, R. 1986. Bidens pilosa complex (Asteraceae) in North and Central America Amer. J. Bot. 73:1463.
  • FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  • Howard, R. Flora of the lesser Antilles. (F LAnt)

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