Alternanthera flavescens

Species:Alternanthera flavescens Kunth
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Status:Native, UPL (NWPL)
Specimen: View specimen details in the USF Herbarium Specimen Database

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Genus Alternanthera
Species Alternanthera flavescens Kunth - YELLOW JOYWEED


Citation ALTERNANTHERA FLAVESCENS Kunth, in Humboldt et al., Nov. Gen. Sp. 2: 207. 1818.
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Type: ECUADOR: "Crescit in Regno Quitensi, in planitie herbida Chillosensi, alt. 1340 hex.", May, Humboldt & Bonpland s.n. (holotype: P).

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CountyHerbariaLiterature Citation (If Applicable)
Brevard USF  
Broward USF  
Charlotte USF  
Clay FSU  
Collier USF  
Indian River USF  
Lee USF  
Manatee FLAS  
Martin USF  
Miami-Dade USF  
Monroe Keys USF  
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Palm Beach USF  
Sarasota USF  
St. Lucie USF  


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SynonymFull CitationBasionymType
Achyranthes ramosissima Achyranthes ramosissima (Martius) Standley, J. Wash. Acad. Sci. 5: 74. 1915.BASIONYM: Mogiphanes ramosissima Martius 1826. 
Alternanthera floridana Alternanthera floridana (Chapman) Small, Fl. S.E. U.S. 396, 1330. 1903.BASIONYM: Telanthera floridana Chapman 1860. 
Alternanthera ramosissima Alternanthera ramosissima (Martius) Chodat, Bull. Herb. Boissier, ser. 2. 3: 355. 1903.BASIONYM: Mogiphanes ramosissima Martius 1826. 
Mogiphanes ramosissima Mogiphanes ramosissima Martius, Nov. Gen. Sp. Pl. 2: 31, t. 130. 1826.  
Telanthera floridana Telanthera floridana Chapman, Fl. South. U.S. 383. 1860. TYPE: FLORIDA: Monroe Co.: Key West, s.d., Chapman s.n. (holotype: ?; isotype: GH).
Telanthera ramosissima Telanthera ramosissima (Martius) Moquin-Tandon, in de Candolle, Prodr. 13(2): 381. 1849.BASIONYM: Mogiphanes ramosissima Martius 1826.