Taxon: Vernonia galamensis (Cass.) Less.

Synonym of Centrapalus pauciflorus (Willd.) H. Rob.

Genus: Vernonia
Family: Asteraceae (alt.Compositae)
Subfamily: Cichorioideae
Tribe: Vernonieae
Subtribe: Vernoniinae
Nomen number: 104617
Place of publication: Linnaea 4:314. 1829
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 21-Jan-2011 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 21-Jan-2011
Species priority site is: North Central Regional PI Station (NC7)
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System


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