Galapagos Species Checklist


Blainvillea acmella

(L.) Philipson.

Domain Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Division Magnoliophyta
Class Magnoliopsida (= Dicotyledoneae)
Order Asterales
Family Asteraceae
Genus Blainvillea

Blainvillea acmella  (L.) Philipson.

 

English common name: eclipta, false daisy, yerba de tago

Spanish common name: botoncillo, clavel de pozo, monte negro

Taxonomic comments: Syn.: Eclipta prostrata Lour

Name status: Accepted name; taxon occurs in Galapagos.

Last updated: 20 Mar 2017

Origin

  • In
    Introduced
  • Na
    Native

  • En
    Endemic
  • Hy
    Hypothetical
  • Id
    Indigenous

    Taxon native but not endemic.

  • Mi
    Migrant
  • EnQ
    Questionable Endemic
  • Re
    Resident
  • Va
    Vagrant

Literature

  • Itow, S. (1997) List of Plant Specimens collected in the Gal├ípagos Islands, Ecuador. Bulletin of the Faculty of Liberal Arts, Nagasaki University, Natural Science, 38 (1): 53-144.
  • Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, Missouri Botanical Garden (eds.) (2010) The Plant List, Version 1., online publication. http://www.theplantlist.org/
  • Wiggins, I.L., Porter, D.M. (1971) Flora of the Galapagos Islands Standford University Press, Stanford.