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Taxon: Calyptocarpus vialis Less.

Genus: Calyptocarpus
Family: Asteraceae (alt. Compositae)
Nomen number: 446719
Place of publication: Syn. gen. Compos. 221. 1832
Name verified on: 28-Jul-2004 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.

Common names:

  • creeping Cinderella-weed   (Source: Aust Pl Common Names ) – English
  • straggler daisy   (Source: F Florida ) – English
  • hierba de caballo   (Source: F Tex ) – Spanish

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)
    Southeastern U.S.A.: United States - Alabama, Florida, Louisiana, Mississippi
    South-Central U.S.A.: United States - Texas
    Northern Mexico: Mexico - Baja Sur, Coahuila, Durango, Nuevo Leon, San Luis Potosi, Sinaloa, Sonora, Tamaulipas, Zacatecas
    Southern Mexico: Mexico - Aguascalientes, Federal District, Guanajuato, Hidalgo, Jalisco, Mexico, Michoacan, Morelos, Oaxaca, Puebla, Queretaro, Tabasco, Tlaxcala, Veracruz, Yucatan
    Caribbean: Cuba

      Naturalized: (links to other web resources are provided for some distributions)
    Eastern Asia: Taiwan
    Australia: Australia - Queensland
    North-Central Pacific: U.S. Outlying Islands - Midway Islands; United States - Hawaii



Check other web resources for Calyptocarpus vialis Less.:

Check other web resources for images:

  • 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: (06 October 2015)

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