Taxon: Pluchea carolinensis (Jacq.) G. Don

 
Genus: Pluchea
Family: Asteraceae (alt.Compositae)
Nomen number: 447626
Place of publication: R. Sweet, Hort. brit. ed. 3:350. 1839
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 18-Mar-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 18-Mar-2012
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • cattletongue  (Source: F LAnt) - English
  • coughbush  (Source: F NAmer) - English
  • cure-for-all  (Source: F Florida) - English
  • sweet-scent  (Source: F LAnt) - English
  • wild tobacco  (Source: F LAnt) - English
  • tabat-diable  (Source: F LAnt) - Spanish

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Florida (s. & c.)]
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Baja California, Coahuila, Nuevo Leon, San Luis Potosi, Sinaloa, Tamaulipas]
    • SOUTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Chiapas, Colima, Guerrero, Hidalgo, Jalisco, Michoacan, Morelos, Nayarit, Oaxaca, Puebla, Queretaro, Tabasco, Veracruz, Yucatan]

    Southern America
    • CARIBBEAN: Anguilla, Antigua and Barbuda, Aruba, Bahamas, Barbados, Bermuda, Cayman Islands, Cuba, Dominica, Guadeloupe, Hispaniola, Jamaica, Martinique, Montserrat, Netherlands Antilles, [Curacao] Puerto Rico, St. Kitts and Nevis, [St. Kitts] St. Lucia, St. Vincent and Grenadines, [St. Vincent] Virgin Islands (British), Virgin Islands (U.S.)
    • CENTRAL AMERICA: Belize, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua
    • NORTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Venezuela


    Naturalized

    Africa
    • WESTERN INDIAN OCEAN: British Indian Ocean Terr [Diego Garcia]

    Asia-Temperate
    • EASTERN ASIA: Japan, [Ryukyu Islands] Taiwan

    Pacific
    • NORTH-CENTRAL PACIFIC: U.S. Outlying Islands, [Johnston Atoll, Midway Islands] United States [Hawaii]
    • NORTHWESTERN PACIFIC: Marshall Islands, Northern Mariana Islands, Palau, U.S. Outlying Islands [Wake Island]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL PACIFIC: French Polynesia, Kiribati [Line Islands]
    • SOUTHWESTERN PACIFIC: Kiribati, [Gilbert Islands, Phoenix Islands] Nauru, New Caledonia, Tonga, Vanuatu, Wallis and Futuna Islands


References:

  1. Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & M. T. Strong Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies. Smithsonian Contr. Bot. 98. 2012 (L West Indies)
  2. Adams, C. Flowering plants of Jamaica. 1972 (F Jam)
  3. Balick, M. J. et al. Checklist of the vascular plants of Belize, with common names and uses. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 85. 2000 (L Belize NY)
  4. Editorial Committee of the Flora of Taiwan Flora of Taiwan, ed. 2. (F Taiwan ed2)
  5. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  6. Funk, V. et al. Checklist of the plants of the Guiana Shield (Venezuela: Amazonas, Bolivar, Delta Amacuro; Guyana, Surinam, French Guiana). Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 55:1-584. 2007 (L Guiana Shield)
  7. Hokche, O. et al. Nuevo catálogo de la flora vascular de Venezola. (L Venez ed2)
  8. Howard, R. Flora of the lesser Antilles. (F LAnt)
  9. Institute of Pacific Islands Forestry Pacific Island Ecosystems at Risk (PIER): plant threats to Pacific ecosystems (on-line resource). (Pacif I Ecosyst Risk)
  10. Jardín Botánico Nacional Flora de la República de Cuba. 1998- (F Cuba)
  11. Khan, R. & C. E. Jarvis 1989. The correct name for the plant known as Pluchea symphytifolia (Miller) Gillis (Asteraceae) (Taxon) 38:659-662.
  12. Liogier, H. A. & L. F. Martorell Flora of Puerto Rico and adjacent islands: a systematic synopsis, ed. 2. (F PR ed2)
  13. McVaugh, R. Flora Novo-Galiciana. (F NGalicia)
  14. Missouri Botanical Garden Flora of Mesoamerica Checklist (on-line resource). (L Mesoamer)
  15. Stevens, W. D. et al., eds. Flora de Nicaragua. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 85(1-3). (F Nicaragua)
  16. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). (F ChinaEng)
  17. Wunderlin, R. P. Guide to the vascular plants of Florida. 1998 (F Florida)

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Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?447626. Accessed 23 May 2018.