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Blainvillea acmella (L.) Philipson
Family : ASTERACEAE
Protologue : Blumea 6: 350 (1950)
Information on the genus : Blainvillea
Basionym : Verbesina acmella L.
 
 
Status
Status for MA : accepted (naturalised)
Status for NA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Verbesina acmella L. (1753)
 Spilanthes acmella (L.) Murray (1774)
 Spilanthes acmella (L.) Murray var. acmella
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Acmella caulirhiza Delile (1826)
=Spilanthes caulirhiza (Delile) DC. (1836)
=Acmella mauritiana A. Rich. ex Pers. (1807)
=Spilanthes mauritiana (A. Rich. ex Pers.) DC. (1836)
=*Spilanthes acmella auct.
=Spilanthes africana DC. (1836)
=Spilanthes abyssinica Sch. Bip. ex A. Rich.
=Eclipta filicaulis Schumach. & Thonn.
=Spilanthes filicaulis (Schumach. & Thonn.) C.D. Adams
=Eclipta latifolia L. f. (1781)
=Blainvillea latifolia (L. f.) DC. (1834)
=Blainvillea rhomboidea Cass. (1823)
=Blainvillea dalla-vedovae A. Terracc.
=Verbesina dichotoma Murray
=Blainvillea dichotoma (Murray) Stewart (1911)
=Blainvillea gayana auct.
=Spilanthes caulirhiza var. madagascariensis DC. (1836)
=Spilanthes mauritiana f. madagascariensis (DC.) A.H. Moore (1907)
 
Ecology and distribution
Mada.
Biol./Eco : Herb; Subhumid, Dry; Forest, Anthropic; 0-499 m, 1000-1499 m; distribution: Naturalised in Madagascar.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Cat. Pl. Vasc. Burkina Faso:155 (2012)
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and South Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Fl. Egypt (Boulos) 3: 230 (2002).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under Tropicos.org. Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
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