Taxon: Galinsoga parviflora Cav.

Genus: Galinsoga
Family: Asteraceae (alt.Compositae)
Nomen number: 104241
Place of publication: Icon. 3:41, t. 281. 1795-1796
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 11-Mar-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 11-Mar-2012
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Weed: potential seed contaminant (fide Geigy Weed Tables. 1968)

Distributional Range:



  • Northern America

    • Northern Mexico: Mexico Baja Sur, Chihuahua, Coahuila, Durango, Nuevo Leon, San Luis Potosi, Sinaloa, Sonora, Tamaulipas, Zacatecas
    • South-Central U.S.A.: United States New Mexico, Texas
    • Southern Mexico: Mexico Aguascalientes, Chiapas, Colima, Federal District, Guanajuato, Hidalgo, Jalisco, Mexico, Michoacan, Morelos, Nayarit, Oaxaca, Puebla, Queretaro, Tlaxcala, Veracruz
    • Southwestern U.S.A.: United States Arizona
  • Southern America

    • Brazil: Brazil Parana, Rio Grande do Sul, Santa Catarina, Sao Paulo
    • Caribbean: Guadeloupe ; Hispaniola ; Jamaica ; Martinique ; Puerto Rico
    • Northern South America: Venezuela
    • Southern South America: Argentina ; Chile ; Paraguay Central, Guaira; Uruguay
    • Western South America: Bolivia ; Colombia ; Ecuador ; Peru

  • Naturalized

  • Africa

    • East Tropical Africa: Kenya ; Tanzania ; Uganda
    • Macaronesia: Cape Verde ; Portugal Azores, Madeira Islands; Spain Canary Islands
    • Middle Atlantic Ocean: St. Helena Ascension
    • Northeast Tropical Africa: Eritrea ; Ethiopia ; Somalia ; Sudan
    • Northern Africa: Egypt
    • South Tropical Africa: Angola ; Malawi ; Zambia ; Zimbabwe
    • Southern Africa: Botswana ; Lesotho ; Namibia ; South Africa ; Swaziland
    • West Tropical Africa: Nigeria
    • West-Central Tropical Africa: Burundi ; Cameroon ; Rwanda ; Zaire
    • Western Indian Ocean: Madagascar ; Mauritius ; Reunion
  • Asia-Temperate

    • Arabian Peninsula: Yemen
    • Caucasus: Armenia ; Georgia ; Russian Federation-Ciscaucasia Ciscaucasia
    • China: China
    • Eastern Asia: Japan ; Taiwan
    • Siberia: Russian Federation Altay, Novosibirsk
    • Western Asia: Iran ; Turkey
  • Asia-Tropical

    • Indian Subcontinent: Bhutan ; India ; Nepal ; Pakistan ; Sri Lanka
    • Indo-China: Cambodia ; Thailand
    • Malesia: Indonesia ; Malaysia ; Philippines
    • Papuasia: Papua New Guinea
  • Australasia

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

    • Eastern Europe: Belarus ; Estonia ; Latvia ; Lithuania ; Moldova ; Russian Federation-European part European part; Ukraine
    • Middle Europe: Austria ; Belgium ; Czech Republic ; Germany ; Hungary ; Netherlands ; Poland ; Slovakia ; Switzerland
    • Northern Europe: Denmark ; Finland ; Norway ; Sweden ; United Kingdom
    • Southeastern Europe: Albania ; Bosnia and Herzegovina ; Bulgaria ; Croatia ; Greece ; Italy ; Macedonia ; Romania
    • Southwestern Europe: France ; Portugal ; Spain
  • Northern America

    • Eastern Canada: Canada New Brunswick, Ontario, Quebec
    • North-Central U.S.A.: United States Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Wisconsin
    • Northeastern U.S.A.: United States Connecticut, Indiana, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, West Virginia
    • Northwestern U.S.A.: United States Colorado, Oregon
    • Southeastern U.S.A.: United States District of Columbia, Kentucky, Maryland, Virginia
    • Southwestern U.S.A.: United States California
    • Western Canada: Canada British Columbia, Manitoba
  • Pacific

    • North-Central Pacific: United States Hawaii
    • South-Central Pacific: French Polynesia Austral Islands
    • Southwestern Pacific: Vanuatu
  • Southern America

    • Southern South America: Chile Juan Fernandez

  • Adventive

  • Asia-Temperate

    • Caucasus: Azerbaijan
    • Western Asia: Cyprus ; Israel
  • Europe

    • Southeastern Europe: Montenegro ; Serbia ; Slovenia


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