Taxon: Pseudognaphalium luteoalbum (L.) Hilliard & B. L. Burtt

Genus: Pseudognaphalium
Family: Asteraceae (alt.Compositae)
Subfamily: Asteroideae
Tribe: Gnaphalieae
Nomen number: 411038
Place of publication: Bot. J. Linn. Soc. 82:206. 1981 "luteo-album"
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 19-Mar-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 19-Mar-2012
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Weed: (fide F SAfr; Intermt F, as Gnaphalium luteoalbum)

Distributional Range:



  • Africa

    • East Tropical Africa: Kenya ; Tanzania ; Uganda
    • Macaronesia: Cape Verde ; Portugal Azores, Madeira Islands; Spain Canary Islands
    • Northeast Tropical Africa: Eritrea ; Ethiopia ; Somalia ; Sudan
    • Northern Africa: Algeria ; Egypt ; Libya ; Morocco ; Tunisia
    • South Tropical Africa: Angola ; Malawi ; Mozambique ; Zambia ; Zimbabwe
    • Southern Africa: Botswana ; Lesotho ; Namibia ; South Africa ; Swaziland
    • West Tropical Africa: Ghana ; Mali ; Nigeria ; Senegal
    • West-Central Tropical Africa: Burundi ; Cameroon ; Equatorial Guinea Bioko; Rwanda ; Zaire
    • Western Indian Ocean: Comoros ; Mauritius ; Reunion
  • Asia-Temperate

    • Arabian Peninsula: Oman ; Yemen
    • Caucasus: Azerbaijan ; Georgia ; Russian Federation Dagestan; Russian Federation-Ciscaucasia Ciscaucasia
    • China: China Gansu, Hainan, Henan, Hubei, Jiangsu, Shaanxi, Shandong, Sichuan
    • Eastern Asia: Taiwan
    • Middle Asia: Kazakhstan ; Tajikistan ; Turkmenistan
    • Western Asia: Afghanistan ; Cyprus ; Iran ; Israel ; Lebanon ; Syria ; Turkey
  • Asia-Tropical

    • Indian Subcontinent: India ; Pakistan
    • Indo-China: Laos ; Thailand ; Vietnam
    • Malesia: Indonesia ; Philippines
    • Papuasia: Papua New Guinea
  • Australasia

    • Australia: Australia New South Wales, Northern Territory, Queensland, South Australia, Tasmania, Victoria
    • New Zealand: New Zealand
  • Europe

    • Eastern Europe: Belarus ; Lithuania ; Moldova ; Russian Federation-European part European part; Ukraine
    • Middle Europe: Austria ; Belgium ; Czech Republic ; Germany ; Hungary ; Netherlands ; Poland ; Slovakia ; Switzerland
    • Northern Europe: Sweden ; United Kingdom England
    • Southeastern Europe: Bosnia and Herzegovina ; Bulgaria ; Croatia ; Greece ; Italy ; Macedonia ; Montenegro ; Romania ; Serbia ; Slovenia
    • Southwestern Europe: France ; Portugal ; Spain

  • Naturalized

  • Australasia

    • Australia: Australia Western Australia
  • Northern America

    • Mexico
    • Northeastern U.S.A.: United States New York
    • Northwestern U.S.A.: United States Oregon, Washington
    • South-Central U.S.A.: United States New Mexico, Texas
    • Southeastern U.S.A.: United States Arkansas, Florida, Louisiana
    • Southwestern U.S.A.: United States Arizona, California, Nevada, Utah
  • Southern America

    • Southern South America: Argentina Tierra del Fuego; Chile
    • Western South America: Peru Arequipa

  • Adventive

  • Europe

    • Northern Europe: Denmark


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