Brickellia cavanillesii

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Brickellia cavanillesii
Scientific classification Edit this classification
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Tracheophytes
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Eudicots
Clade: Asterids
Order: Asterales
Family: Asteraceae
Genus: Brickellia
B. cavanillesii
Binomial name
Brickellia cavanillesii
(Cass.) A.Gray
  • Brickellia rosalesia (DC.) Benth. & Hook.f. ex Hemsl.
  • Brickellia squarrosa (Cav.) B.L.Rob. 1917, illegitimate homonym not B.L.Rob. & Seaton 1893
  • Brickellia squarrosa B.L.Rob. & Seaton 1893
  • Bulbostylis cavanillesii (Cass.) DC.
  • Coleosanthus cavanillesii (A.Gray) Cass.
  • Coleosanthus squarrosus (Cav.) Kuntze
  • Eupatorium squarrosum Cav. 1791
  • Eupatorium squarrosum Sessé & Moc. 1890, illegitimate homonym not Cav. 1791
  • Rosalesia glandulosa La Llave

Brickellia cavanillesii is a Mexican species of flowering plants in the family Asteraceae. It is widespread across much of Mexico from Chiapas north as far as Durango.[2]

The species is named for Spanish botanist Antonio José Cavanilles 1745 – 1804.[3]


  1. ^ The Plant List, Brickellia cavanillesii (Cass.) A.Gray
  2. ^ Turner, B. L. 1997. The Comps of Mexico: A systematic account of the family Asteraceae, vol. 1 – Eupatorieae. Phytologia Memoirs 11: i–iv, 1–272
  3. ^ Cassini, Alexandre Henri Gabriel de 1817. Bulletin des Sciences, par la Societe Philomatique 1817: 67 description in Latin, commentary in French

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