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Taxon: Acmella oppositifolia (Lam.) R. K. Jansen

Genus: Acmella
Family: Asteraceae (alt. Compositae).
Nomen number: 412849
Place of publication: Syst. Bot. Monogr. 8:30. 1985
Name verified on: 17-Mar-1999 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
No species priority site assigned.
Accessions: 1 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:


Economic importance:


Distributional range:

      Native: (links to other web resources are provided for some distributions)
  • NORTHERN AMERICA (Check conservation status in U.S. & Canada in NatureServe Explorer database)
    North-Central U.S.A.: United States - Missouri
    Southeastern U.S.A.: United States - Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina
    South-Central U.S.A.: United States - Texas
    Northern Mexico: Mexico - Coahuila, Tamaulipas
    Southern Mexico: Mexico - Chiapas, Colima, Hidalgo, Jalisco, Mexico, Morelos, Oaxaca, Puebla, Tabasco, Veracruz
  • SOUTHERN AMERICA
    Caribbean: Cuba
    Mesoamerica: Guatemala; Honduras
    Northern South America: Venezuela
    Western South America: Bolivia; Colombia; Ecuador; Peru
    Southern South America: Paraguay

References:

  • Brako, L. & J. L. Zarucchi. 1993. Catalogue of the flowering plants and gymnosperms of Peru. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 45.
  • Howard, R. 1974–1989. Flora of the lesser Antilles. [mentions].
  • Kartesz, J. T. 1994. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland.
  • Standley, P. C. & J. A. Steyermark. 1946–1976. Flora of Guatemala. [= Spilanthes americana (Mutis) Hieron. ex Sodiro].
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Synonyms:


Check other web resources for Acmella oppositifolia (Lam.) R. K. Jansen:


Check other web resources for images:

  • PlantSystematics.org
  • Google 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.
URL: http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/taxon.pl?412849 (20 December 2014)

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