Eurybia surculosa

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Eurybia surculosa


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: Machaerantherinae
Genus: Eurybia
Species: Eurybia surculosa


Eurybia surculosa (Michx.) G.L.Nesom, 1995


  • Homotypic
    • Aster surculosus Michx. in Fl. Bor.-Amer. 2: 112 (1803)
  • Heterotypic
    • Aster liatroides Muhl. ex DC. in Prodr. 5: 230 (1836)
    • Aster surculosus f. albus Alexander in Castanea 5: 93 (1940)


Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Northern America
      • USA (Alabama, Connecticut, Delaware, Georgia, Kentucky, Maryland, Massachusetts, North Carolina, Ohio, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia

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


  • Nesom, G.L. 1994 publ. 1995. Review of the taxonomy of Aster sensu lato (Asteraceae: Astereae), emphasizing the New World species. Phytologia 77(3): 141–297. BHL Reference page. : 77 259


Vernacular names[edit]

English: Creeping aster
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