Taxon: Spermacoce remota Lam.

 
Genus: Spermacoce
Family: Rubiaceae
Subfamily: Rubioideae
Tribe: Spermacoceae
Nomen number: 448862
Place of publication: Tabl. encycl. 1:273. 1792
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Typification:
Name Verified on: 20-Sep-2005 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 12-Jun-2009
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

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Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Weed: (fide F Viti, as S. assurgens; F St John, as S. assurgens)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Florida (http://www.plantatlas.usf.edu/maps.asp?plantID=3078), Georgia (s.)]
    • Mexico

    Southern America
    • CARIBBEAN: Antigua and Barbuda, Barbados, Cuba, Dominica, Grenada, Hispaniola, Jamaica, Martinique, Montserrat, Puerto Rico, St. Kitts and Nevis, St. Lucia, St. Vincent and Grenadines
    • CENTRAL AMERICA: Belize, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama
    • NORTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: French Guiana, Guyana, Suriname, Venezuela
    • BRAZIL: Brazil
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru
    • SOUTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Argentina (n.), Paraguay, Uruguay


    Naturalized (natzd. in paleotropics)

References:

  1. Bacigalupo, N. M. & E. L. Cabral 1999. Sobre la identidad de dos especies de Lamarck, Spermacoce laevis y S. remota (Rubiaceae, Spermacoceae) (Darwiniana) 37:333-334.
  2. Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  3. Hokche, O. et al. Nuevo catálogo de la flora vascular de Venezola. (L Venez ed2)
  4. Steyermark, J. A. et al., eds. Flora of the Venezuelan Guayana. (F VenGuay)

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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=448862. Accessed 21 May 2018.