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Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Asterids
Order: Asterales
Family: Asteraceae
Subfamily: Asteroideae
Supertribe: Helianthodae
Tribe: Eupatorieae
Genus: Blakeanthus
R.M. King & H. Rob.
Binomial name
Blakeanthus cordatus
(S.F.Blake) R.M.King & H.Rob.

Blakeanthus is a genus of flowering plants in the daisy family, Asteraceae.[2][3][4]

There is only one known species, Blakeanthus cordatus, native to Guatemala, El Salvador, and Honduras.[5]


  1. ^ The Plant List, Blakeanthus cordatus (S.F.Blake) R.M.King & H.Rob.
  2. ^ King, Robert Merrill & Robinson, Harold Ernest. 1972 Phytologia 24(2): 118–119.
  3. ^ Tropicos, Blakeanthus R.M. King & H. Rob.
  4. ^ D.J.N.Hind & H.E.Robinson. 2007. Tribe Eupatorieae In: The Families and Genera of Vascular Plants vol.VIII. (Joachim W.Kadereit & Charles Jeffrey, volume editors. Klaus Kubitzky, general editor). Springer-Verlag. Berlin, Heidelberg.
  5. ^ Flann, C (ed) 2009+ Global Compositae Checklist [permanent dead link]