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Group: Dicot Rank: species Kind: Name of a new Taxon Herbarium Placement: Monsanto, 3rd, D, 280

Authors: Published In: Species Plantarum 2: 854–855. 1753. (1 May 1753) (Sp. Pl.) Name publication detailView in BotanicusView in Biodiversity Heritage Library
Nomenclature Reason: nom. et typ. cons. (type cons. Nesom & Pruski, Taxon 54: 1103. 2005; listed in Code 2012: 392);

Locality: USA: Habitat in Carolina, Virginia, Pensylvania
Distribution: USA
Note: Linn. also cites "Dill. elth. 131. t. 109. f. 132" [Dillenius, 1732]
Type Specimens
  • CTP: Clayton 385; ; USA: Virginia (BM-CLAYTON-51197[2 sheets with barcode numbers 511) CTP CT proposed by Nesom & Pruski, Taxon 54(4): 1103 (2005). BM-CLAYTON (barcode 51197) has three plants, with fibrous roots, clearly bicolorous leaves, including a few basal leaves, and is clearly identifiable with the species concept of this name as used currently - jp-2004
  • T: Kalm s.n.; ; (LINN[IDC microfiche 177. 572.III.2!]) Possible type. Possible type. Original element? This Kalm collection is not cited by Hilliard & Burtt, nor is it explictly cited by Linnaeus (jp-2004)
  • LT: ; ; (L [van Royen Herb. 900.286-424; IDC microfiche BT-) LT (designated by Hilliard & Burtt, Bot.J.Linn.Soc. 82:246. 1981) This plant is immature, and this van Royen sheet is not source of Dillenius figure (jp-2004).
  • T: ; ; USA: Virginia (OXF-herb Morison, IDC microfiche 65.II.5) Authentic Material The OXF sheets was not seen by Linnaeus, fide Vines, S.H. & and G. C. Druce. 1914. An account of the Morisonian Herbarium in the possession of the University of Oxford. Clarendon Press, Oxford. (jp-2004)
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Other names for this basionym:
!Gamochaeta purpurea (L.) Cabrera
Projects: Bolivia , Ecuador , IPCN , Madagascar , Mesoamericana , Paraguay , Peru

Common Names:
  • hinchu hinchu (Aymara, Argentina)
    • Reference article Girault. 1987. 441–442.
  • kketo kketo (Quechua, Argentina)
    • Reference article Girault. 1987. 441–442.
  • lechuguilla (Colombia)
    • Reference article García. 1975b. 351–355.
  • purple cudweed (English, United States)
  • vira-vira (Colombia)
    • Reference article García. 1975b. 351–355.

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