Melampodium sericeum

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Melampodium sericeum


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: Millerieae
Subtribus: Melampodiinae
Genus: Melampodium
Species: Melampodium sericeum


Melampodium sericeum Lag., 1816


  • Heterotypic
    • Melampodium hispidum Kunth in F.W.H.von Humboldt, A.J.A.Bonpland & C.S.Kunth, Nov. Gen. Sp., ed. fol., 4: 214 (1818)
    • Melampodium sericeum var. exappendiculatum B.L.Rob. in Proc. Amer. Acad. Arts 36: 459 (1901)


Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Southern America
    • Regional: Central America
      • El Salvador, Guatemala
  • Continental: Northern America
    • Regional: Mexico
      • Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest
    • Introduced into:
      • Maryland

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


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