Taxon profile


Gallant Soldier
Galinsoga parviflora Cav.

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Rosopsida - eudicots »  order Asterales »  family Asteraceae »  genus Galinsoga - gallant soldier

Scientific synonyms

Galinsoga parviflora var. semicalva Gray
Galinsoga semicalva (Gray) St. John & White
Galinsoga semicalva var. percalva Blake

Other names

= Dumb Nettle
= Galinsoga
= Galinsoga Weed
= Gallant-soldier
= Gallantsoldier
= Littleflower Quickweed
= Potato Weed
= Smallflower Galinsoga
= Yellow Weed
= Yellowtop



Taxon in country check-lists*

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Links and literature

CZ Danihelka J., Chrtek J., Kaplan Z., Wild J. (23. 1. 2011): Seznam jmen cévnatých rostlin použitých v nálezové databázi květeny České republiky [], Botanický ústav AV ČR [as Galinsoga parviflora Cav.]
Data retrieved on: 21 November 2013
EN Botanical Society of British Isles [], Botany Department, The Natural History Museum [as Galinsoga parviflora Cav.]
Data retrieved on: 11 May 2012
EN Danin A.: Flora and Vegetation of Israel [] [as Galinsoga parviflora]
Data retrieved on: 26 February 2009
EN Pest Information Wiki [Galinsoga_parviflora_(weed)]

Pest Information Wiki [] [as Galinsoga parviflora Cav.]
Data retrieved on: 5 March 2016
CZ Kubát et al. (2002): Klíč ke květeně České republiky, Academia, Praha [as Galinsoga parviflora Cav.]
EN Pyšek P., Sádlo J. & Mandák B. (2002): Catalogue of alien plants of the Czech Republic [], Preslia 74(2): 97–186, 2002. [as Galinsoga parviflora Cav.]
EN Danihelka J., Chrtek J. Jr. & Kaplan Z. (2012): Checklist of vascular plants of the Czech Republic, Preslia 84: 647–811 [as Galinsoga parviflora Cav.]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2014
EN Boršić I. et al. (2008): Preliminary Check-list of Invasive Alian Plant Species (IAS) in Croatia [], Nat. Croat., Vol. 17, No. 2., 55–71, Zagreb [as Galinsoga parviflora Cav.]
Data retrieved on: 31 July 2012

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