Asteraceae Bercht. & J.Presl

Family in GBIF Backbone Taxonomy

PlantaeMagnoliophytaMagnoliopsidaAsterales

  • 10,622,668

    Occurrences
  • 52,984

    Species
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Overview

Full Name

Asteraceae Bercht. & J.Presl

Common names

  • Aster eng
  • aster family eng
  • composite family eng
  • more

Synonyms

Taxonomic status

Accepted family

According to

The Catalogue of Life, 3rd January 2011

Published in

Prir. Rostlin: 254. Jan-Apr 1820.

Habitat

Marine

Georeferenced data

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Distributions

Text based distributions present in some sources.

Subordinate taxa

Classification

kingdom
Plantae
phylum
Magnoliophyta
class
Magnoliopsida
order
Asterales
family
Asteraceae
genus
4,076
species
52,984
 
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Bibliography

Allan Herbarium 2007: New Zealand Plant Names Database Concepts - Asterales.

Cronquist, A. 1988: The evolution and classification of flowering plants. New York, The New York Botanic Gardens.

Lambinon, J. ; De Langhe, J. -E. ; Delvosalle, L. ; Duvigneaud, J. (1998). Flora van België, het Groothertogdom Luxemburg, Noord-Frankrijk en de aangrenzende gebieden (pteridofyten en spermatofyten). [Flora of Belgium, the Grand Duchy Luxemburg, north-France and the adjacent areas (pteridophyts and spermatophyts)]. 3rd Edition. Nationale Plantentuin van België: Meise, Belgium. ISBN 90-72619-23-4. CXXIII, 1091 pp.

Mabberley, D. J. 2008: Mabberley's plant book, a portable dictionary of plants, their classification and uses. 3rd ed. Cambridge University Press. 1021 p.

Webb, C. J. ; Sykes, W. R. ; Garnock-Jones, P. J. 1988: Flora of New Zealand. Vol. IV. Naturalised Pteridophytes, Gymnosperms, Dicotyledons. Christchurch, New Zealand, Botany Division, D. S. I. R.

Source information

This backbone name usage exists because it was found in another checklist at the time the backbone was built. The primary source name usage has since been removed from the portal.