Espeletia grandiflora

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Taxonavigation: Asterales 
Classification System: APG IV

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

Familia: Asteraceae
Subfamilia: Asteroideae
Tribus: Millerieae
Subtribus: Espeletiinae
Genus: Espeletia
Species: Espeletia grandiflora
Subspecies: E. g. subsp. boyacana – E. g. subsp. grandiflora – E. g. subsp. subnivalis


Espeletia grandiflora Bonpl. in Humb. & Bonpl., Pl. Aequinoct. 2(9): 11(–13), t. 70. 1813 [1808].[Note 1]

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


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  1. The protologue of Espeletia grandiflora also included plants belonging to Espeletia hartwegiana. Many later authors followed this concept.
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