Taxon: Acanthostyles buniifolius (Hook. & Arn.) R. M. King & H. Rob.

Genus: Acanthostyles
Family: Asteraceae (alt.Compositae)
Nomen number: 401661
Place of publication: Phytologia 22:111. 1971
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 29-Mar-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 22-May-1997
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Weed: potential seed contaminant (an invasive species in fields in Argentina fide Aust Syst Bot 24:95. 2011)

Distributional Range:


  • Southern America

    • Brazil: Brazil Rio Grande do Sul
    • Southern South America: Argentina Cordoba, Mendoza, Buenos Aires, Catamarca, Entre Rios, Jujuy, La Pampa, La Rioja, Rio Negro, Salta, San Juan, San Luis; Uruguay
    • Western South America: Bolivia


  • Forzza, R. C. et al., coord. Lista de espécies da flora do Brasil (on-line resource). (L Brasil Online)
  • Grossi, M. A, et al. 2011. Acanthostyles (Asteraceae, Eupatorieae): a revision with a multivariate analysis Austral. Syst. Bot. 24:87-103.
  • Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  • Holm, L. et al. A geographical atlas of world weeds. 1979 (Atlas WWeed)
  • Instituto de Botánica Darwinion Flora del Conosur. Catálogo de las plantas vasculares. (F ConoSur)
  • King, R. M. & H. Robinson 1987. The genera of the Eupatorieae (Asteraceae). Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 22. 1987 (Gen Eupat) 22:74.


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