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Ampelaster carolinianus


Taxonavigation: Asterales 
Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Eudicots
Cladus: Core eudicots
Cladus: Asterids
Cladus: Campanulids
Ordo: Asterales

Familia: Asteraceae
Subfamilia: Asteroideae
Tribus: Astereae
Subtribus: Symphyotrichinae
Genus: Ampelaster
Species: A. carolinianus


Ampelaster G.L.Nesom, Phytologia 77(3): 250. (1994)

  • Type species: Ampelaster carolinianus G.L.Nesom, Phytologia 77(3): 250. (1994)


  • Homotypic
    • Aster sect. Sagittiferi Gray Synopt. Fl. 1(2): 179. (1884)
    • Aster sp. group Carolinianea Small Ma. Southeast Fl. 1367. (1933)
    • Lasallea subsect. Carolinianea (Small) Semple & Brouillet, Amen. J. Bot. 67: 1023. (1980)
    • Virgulus sect. Sagittiferi (Gray) Reveal & Keener, Taxon 30: 650. (1981)


Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Northern America
    • Regional: Southwestern USA
      • Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina

References: Brummitt, R.K. 2001. TDWG – World Geographical Scheme for Recording Plant Distributions, 2nd Edition


Primary references[edit]

Additional references[edit]

  • Roskov Y. & al. (eds.) (2018). Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands
  • Reveal, J.L. & Keener, C.S. 1981. Virgulus Raf. (1837), an earlier name for Lasallea Greene (1903) (Asteraceae). Taxon 30(3): 648–651. JSTOR Reference page


Vernacular names[edit]

English: Climbing aster
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