Genus: Achyrocoma (Cass.) Cass.

Usually considered a synonym of: Vernonia Schreb.

Family: Asteraceae
Subfamily: Cichorioideae
Tribe: Vernonieae
Subtribe: Vernoniinae
Genus number: 28417
Last updated: 21-Jan-2011
Accession Count: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System
Comments: of uncertain identity

List of Species Records in GRIN


  1. Flann, C. et al. 2010. Cassini's Compositae genera: a nomenclatural and taxonomic assessment. Taxon 59:1212. Note: validly published, but identity uncertain
  2. Robinson, H. 1999. Generic and subtribal classification of American Vernonieae. Smithsonian Contr. Bot. 89:49. Note: accepts

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Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2020. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: Accessed 3 June 2020.