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
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Florida (]
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Tamaulipas]
    • 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 (natzd. elsewhere)


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

Check other web resources for Bidens alba (L.) DC. :

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: Accessed 23 June 2018.