Taxon profile


whitetop aster
Sericocarpus Nees

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Rosopsida - eudicots »  order Asterales »  family Asteraceae »  tribus Astereae

Included taxa

Number of records: 5

species Sericocarpus asteroides (L.) B.S.P. - Toothed Whitetop Aster
species Sericocarpus linifolius (L.) B.S.P. - Narrowleaf Whitetop Aster
species Sericocarpus oregonensis Nutt. - Oregon Whitetop Aster
species Sericocarpus rigidus Lindl. - Columbian Whitetop Aster
species Sericocarpus tortifolius (Michx.) Nees - Dixie Whitetop Aster

Links and literature

EN The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [1039395]

Rees, T. (compiler): The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [] [as Sericocarpus C.G.D. Nees, 1832]
Data retrieved on: 9 December 2019
EN C. Ulloa et al. (2017): An integrated assessment of the vascular plant species of the Americas, Science. 358. 1614-1617 [as Sericocarpus Nees]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2019

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