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Taxon: Pluchea carolinensis (Jacq.) G. Don

Genus: Pluchea
Family: Asteraceae (alt. Compositae).
Nomen number: 447626
Place of publication: R. Sweet, Hort. brit. ed. 3:350. 1839
Name verified on: 18-Mar-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 18-Mar-2012
No species priority site assigned.

NO ACCESSIONS IN NPGS UNDER THIS NAME.

Common names:

  • cattletongue   (Source: F LAnt ) – English
  • coughbush   (Source: F NAmer ) – English
  • cure-for-all   (Source: F Florida ) – English
  • sweet-scent   (Source: F LAnt ) – English
  • wild tobacco   (Source: F LAnt ) – English
  • tabat-diable   (Source: F LAnt ) – Spanish

Economic importance:

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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 - Florida [s. & c.]
    Northern Mexico: Mexico - Baja California, Coahuila, Nuevo Leon, San Luis Potosi, Sinaloa, Tamaulipas
    Southern Mexico: Mexico - Chiapas, Colima, Guerrero, Hidalgo, Jalisco, Michoacan, Morelos, Nayarit, Oaxaca, Puebla, Queretaro, Tabasco, Veracruz, Yucatan
  • SOUTHERN AMERICA
    Caribbean: Anguilla; Antigua and Barbuda; Aruba; Bahamas; Barbados; Bermuda; Cayman Islands; Cuba; Dominica; Guadeloupe; Hispaniola; Jamaica; Martinique; Montserrat; Netherlands Antilles - Curacao; Puerto Rico; St. Kitts and Nevis - St. Kitts; St. Lucia; St. Vincent and Grenadines - St. Vincent; Virgin Islands (British); Virgin Islands (U.S.)
    Mesoamerica: Belize; Costa Rica; El Salvador; Guatemala; Honduras; Nicaragua
    Northern South America: Venezuela

      Naturalized: (links to other web resources are provided for some distributions)
  • ASIA-TEMPERATE
    Eastern Asia: Japan - Ryukyu Islands; Taiwan
  • ASIA-TROPICAL
    North Indian Ocean: British Indian Ocean Terr - Diego Garcia
  • PACIFIC
    North-Central Pacific: U.S. Outlying Islands - Johnston Atoll, Midway Islands; United States - Hawaii
    Northwestern Pacific: Marshall Islands; Northern Mariana Islands; Palau; U.S. Outlying Islands - Wake Island
    South-Central Pacific: French Polynesia; Kiribati - Line Islands
    Southwestern Pacific: Kiribati - Gilbert Islands, Phoenix Islands; Nauru; New Caledonia; Tonga; Vanuatu; Wallis and Futuna Islands

References:

  • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & M. T. Strong. 2012. Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies. Smithsonian Contr. Bot. 98.
  • Adams, C. 1972. Flowering plants of Jamaica.
  • Balick, M. J. et al. 2000. Checklist of the vascular plants of Belize, with common names and uses. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 85.
  • Editorial Committee of the Flora of Taiwan. 1993–. Flora of Taiwan, 2nd ed.
  • FNA Editorial Committee. 1993–. Flora of North America.
  • Funk, V. et al. 2007. Checklist of the plants of the Guiana Shield (Venezuela: Amazonas, Bolivar, Delta Amacuro; Guyana, Surinam, French Guiana). Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 55:1-584.
  • Hokche, O. et al. 2008. Nuevo catálogo de la flora vascular de Venezola.
  • Howard, R. 1974–1989. Flora of the lesser Antilles.
  • Institute of Pacific Islands Forestry. Pacific Island Ecosystems at Risk (PIER): plant threats to Pacific ecosystems (on-line resource).
  • Jardín Botánico Nacional. 1998–. Flora de la República de Cuba.
  • Khan, R. & C. E. Jarvis. 1989. The correct name for the plant known as Pluchea symphytifolia (Miller) Gillis (Asteraceae). Taxon 38:659–662.
  • Liogier, H. A. & L. F. Martorell. 2000. Flora of Puerto Rico and adjacent islands: a systematic synopsis, ed. 2.
  • McVaugh, R. 1983–. Flora Novo-Galiciana. [= Pluchea symphytifolia].
  • Missouri Botanical Garden. Flora of Mesoamerica Checklist (on-line resource).
  • Stevens, W. D. et al., eds. 2001. Flora de Nicaragua. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 85(1-3).
  • Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. 1994–. Flora of China (English edition).
  • Wunderlin, R. P. 1998. Guide to the vascular plants of Florida.
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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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