Taxon: Melanthera nivea (L.) Small

 
Genus: Melanthera
Family: Asteraceae (alt.Compositae)
Nomen number: 401757
Place of publication: Fl. s.e. U.S. 1251, 1340. 1903
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 16-Mar-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 16-Mar-2012
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Economic Importance:

  • Weed: potential seed contaminant ()

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Illinois]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, South Carolina]
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [San Luis Potosi, Tamaulipas]
    • SOUTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Campeche, Chiapas, Colima, Guerrero, Jalisco, Michoacan, Nayarit, Oaxaca, Puebla, Quintana Roo, Tabasco, Veracruz, Yucatan]

    Southern America
    • CARIBBEAN: Antigua and Barbuda, [Antigua] Bahamas, Barbados, Cayman Islands, Cuba, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Grenada, Guadeloupe, Haiti, Jamaica, Martinique, Puerto Rico, St. Kitts and Nevis, [St. Kitts] St. Lucia, St. Vincent and Grenadines, Trinidad and Tobago, Virgin Islands (British), [Tortola] Virgin Islands (U.S.) [St. Thomas]
    • CENTRAL AMERICA: Belize, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama
    • NORTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: French Guiana, Guyana, Venezuela
    • BRAZIL: Brazil [Amazonas]
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Bolivia, [Santa Cruz] Colombia, Ecuador, Peru


References:

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  2. 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)
  3. Boggan, J. et al. Checklist of the plants of the Guianas, ed. 2. 1997 (L Guianas ed2)
  4. Brako, L. & J. L. Zarucchi Catalogue of the flowering plants and gymnosperms of Peru. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 45. 1993 (L Peru)
  5. Breedlove, D. E., ed. Flora of Chiapas. (F Chiapas)
  6. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  7. Forzza, R. C. et al., coord. Lista de espécies da flora do Brasil (on-line resource). (L Brasil Online)
  8. 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)
  9. Hokche, O. et al. Nuevo catálogo de la flora vascular de Venezola. (L Venez ed2)
  10. Holm, L. et al. A geographical atlas of world weeds. 1979 (Atlas WWeed)
  11. Howard, R. Flora of the lesser Antilles. (F LAnt)
  12. Jørgensen, P. M. & S. León-Yánez, eds. Catalogue of the vascular plants of Ecuador. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 75. 1999 (L Ecuador)
  13. Jørgensen, P. M., ed. Catálogo de las plantas vasculares de Bolivia (Catalogue of vascular plants of Bolivia) (on-line resource). (L Bolivia Online)
  14. McVaugh, R. Flora Novo-Galiciana. (F NGalicia)
  15. Radford, A. E. et al., eds. Vascular flora of the southeastern United States. (F SE US)
  16. Standley, P. C. & J. A. Steyermark Flora of Guatemala. (F Guat)
  17. Stevens, W. D. et al., eds. Flora de Nicaragua. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 85(1-3). (F Nicaragua)
  18. Steyermark, J. A. et al., eds. Flora of the Venezuelan Guayana. (F VenGuay)
  19. Wagner, W. L. & H. Robinson 2002. Lipochaeta and Melanthera (Asteraceae: Heliantheae subtribe Ecliptinae): establishing their natural limits and a synopsis (Brittonia) 53:557.

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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?id=401757. Accessed 26 May 2018.