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Eucephalus ledophyllus


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: Doellingeriinae
Genus: Eucephalus
Species: E. breweri – E. elegans – E. engelmannii – E. glabratus – E. glaucescens – E. gormanii – E. ledophyllus – E. paucicapitatus – E. tomentellus – E. vialis


Eucephalus Nutt., Trans. Amer. Philos. Soc. ser. 2, 7: 298. 1840.

  • Type species: E. elegans Nutt., vide A.G.Jones (1980)

Note: See Nesom (2020) for reasons to maintain segregation from Doellingeria Nees.


  • Nuttall, T. 1840. Descriptions of new species and genera of plants in the natural order of the Compositae, collected in a tour across the continent to the Pacific, a residence in Oregon, and a visit to the Sandwich Islands and upper California, during the years 1834 and 1835. Transactions of the American Philosophical Society, held at Philadelphia, for promoting useful knowledge, n.s.[new series][ser. 2], 7: 283–453. BHL Reference page

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