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Taxon: Heliomeris multiflora Nutt.

Genus: Heliomeris
Family: Asteraceae (alt. Compositae)
Nomen number: 18818
Place of publication: Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. Philadelphia 1848[4]:19. 1848 Mar-Apr (J. Acad. Nat. Sci. Philadelphia ser. 2, 1:171. 1848 Aug), "multiflorus
Comment: for publication date see Taxon 16:407-414. 1967
Name verified on: 27-May-2008 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 05-Mar-2015
No species priority site assigned.
Accessions: 19 in National Plant Germplasm System.
  • all available ) NPGS accessions. or .
  • all available ) NPGS accessions by country.
  • Check PlantSearch database of Botanic Gardens Conservation International for possible non-NPGS germplasm.

See also subordinate taxa:

Common names:

  • false goldeneye   (Source: F NAmer ) – English   [Heliomeris multiflora var. multiflora]
  • Nevada goldeneye   (Source: F NAmer ) – English   [Heliomeris multiflora var. nevadensis]
  • showy goldeneye   (Source: F NAmer ) – English

Economic importance:

Distributional range:

      Native: (links to other web resources are provided for some distributions)


  • Cronquist, A. et al. 1972–. Intermountain flora. [= Viguiera multiflora (Nutt.) S. F. Blake].
  • FNA Editorial Committee. 1993–. Flora of North America.
  • Hitchcock, C. L. et al. 1955–1969. Vascular plants of the Pacific Northwest. [= Viguiera multiflora (Nutt.) S. F. Blake].
  • Martin, W. C. & C. R. Hutchins. 1980. A flora of New Mexico. [= Viguiera multiflora (Nutt.) S. F. Blake].
  • Welsh, S. L. et al. 1993. A Utah flora. [= Viguiera multiflora (Nutt.) S. F. Blake].
  • Yates, W. F. & C. B. Heiser. 1979. Synopsis of Heliomeris. Proc. Indiana Acad. Sci. 88:364–372.


Check other web resources for Heliomeris multiflora Nutt.:


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  • Google Images Images Note: Be advised that their identity may be inaccurate. Proper identification of a plant may require specialized taxonomic knowledge or comparison with properly documented herbarium material.

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Cite as:
USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program.
Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
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