Piqueria

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Piqueria
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Asterids
Order: Asterales
Family: Asteraceae
Subfamily: Asteroideae
Supertribe: Helianthodae
Tribe: Eupatorieae[1]
Genus: Piqueria
Cav.
Type species
Piqueria trinervia
Cav.

Piqueria is a genus of Caribbean and Mesoamerican plants in the boneset tribe within the sunflower family.[2][3][4]

Species[1][5][6]
  1. Piqueria glandulosa B.L.Turner - Michoacán
  2. Piqueria hintonii R.M.King - Guerrero
  3. Piqueria laxiflora B.L.Rob. & Seaton - Jalisco, Durango, Michoacán, Zacatecas
  4. Piqueria pilosa Kunth - Michoacán, Oaxaca, México State, Hidalgo, Guanajuato, D.F., Tamaulipas, Chiapas, Tlaxcala
  5. Piqueria pringlei B.L.Rob. & Seaton - México State
  6. Piqueria serrata A.Gray - San Luis Potosí, Jalisco, México State
  7. Piqueria triflora Hemsl. - Durango, Guerrero, Sinaloa, Michoacán, Nayarit, Jalisco
  8. Piqueria trinervia Cav. - from Tamaulipas to Panamá, also Hispaniola
formerly included[1]

Several dozen species once included in Piqueria but now considered better suited to other genera: Acritopappus Ageratum Alomia Clibadium Ellenbergia Erythradenia Gardnerina Guevaria Gymnocoronis Koanophyllon Ophryosporus Phalacraea Richterago Teixeiranthus Trichogonia

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Flann, C (ed) 2009+ Global Compositae Checklist
  2. ^ 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.
  3. ^ Cavanilles, Antonio José. 1795. Icones et Descriptiones Plantarum 3(1): 18
  4. ^ Tropicos, Piqueria Cav.
  5. ^ The Plant List search for Piqueria
  6. ^ 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