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Taxon: Pluchea indica (L.) Less.

Genus: Pluchea
Family: Asteraceae (alt. Compositae).
Nomen number: 447624
Place of publication: Linnaea 6:150. 1831
Name verified on: 05-Jan-2005 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
No species priority site assigned.

NO ACCESSIONS IN NPGS UNDER THIS NAME.

Common names:

  • Indian fleabane   (Source: F Hawaii ) – English
  • Indian pluchea   (Source: F Hawaii ) – English
  • kuo bao ju   (Source: F ChinaEng ) – Transcribed Chinese
  • hiiragi-giku   (Source: F Japan ) – Japanese Rōmaji

Economic importance:

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Distributional range:

      Native:
  • ASIA-TEMPERATE
    China: China - Guangdong, Hainan
    Eastern Asia: Taiwan
  • ASIA-TROPICAL
    Indian Subcontinent: Bangladesh; India - West Bengal
    North Indian Ocean: India - Andaman and Nicobar
    Indo-China: Cambodia; Laos; Myanmar; Thailand; Vietnam
    Malesia: Indonesia; Malaysia; Philippines; Singapore
  • AUSTRALASIA
    Australia: Australia - Northern Territory [n.], Queensland [n. & c.]

      Naturalized: (links to other web resources are provided for some distributions)
  • ASIA-TEMPERATE
    Eastern Asia: Japan - Ryukyu Islands
  • PACIFIC
    North-Central Pacific: U.S. Outlying Islands - Johnston Atoll, Midway Islands; United States - Hawaii
    Northwestern Pacific: Guam; Marshall Islands; Northern Mariana Islands - Saipan; Palau
    South-Central Pacific: Kiribati - Line Islands; U.S. Outlying Islands - Palmyra Atoll
    Southwestern Pacific: Kiribati - Gilbert Islands, Phoenix Islands; New Caledonia

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Check other web resources for Pluchea indica (L.) Less.:


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?447624 (24 October 2014)

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