Taxon: Pascalia glauca Ortega

 
Genus: Pascalia
Family: Asteraceae (alt.Compositae)
Nomen number: 403969
Place of publication: Nov. pl. descr. dec. 4:39. 1797
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Typification:
Name Verified on: 17-Jan-2001 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 26-Jul-2007
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • espanta-colono  (Source: pers. comm.) - Portuguese (Brazil)
  • flor-de-sapo  (Source: pers. comm.) - Portuguese (Brazil)

Economic Importance:

  • Vertebrate poisons: mammals (to livestock fide F SE US, as Wedelia glauca)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Southern America
    • BRAZIL: Brazil
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Bolivia
    • SOUTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Argentina, Chile, Paraguay, [Presidente Hayes] Uruguay


    Adventive

    Northern America
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Alabama, Florida, Georgia]


References:

  1. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  2. Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  3. Strother, J. L. 1991. Taxonomy of Complaya, Elaphandra, Iogeton, Jefea, Wamalchitamia, Wedelia, Zexmenia, and Zyzyxia (Compositae-Heliantheae-Ecliptinae) Syst. Bot. Monogr. 33:40.

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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=403969. Accessed 21 May 2018.