Asteraceae

Family in GBIF Backbone Taxonomy

PlantaeTracheophytaMagnoliopsidaAsterales

  • 16,487,243

    Occurrences
  • 61,646

    Species
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Overview

Full Name

Asteraceae

Common names

  • aster family eng
  • composite family eng
  • sunflowers eng
  • more

Synonyms

Taxonomic status

accepted family

Published in

Prir. Rostlin: 254. Jan-Apr 1820.

Habitat

Terrestrial, Marine

Georeferenced data

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Distributions

Text based distributions present in some sources.

Distribution range

Subordinate taxa

Classification

kingdom
Plantae
phylum
Tracheophyta
class
Magnoliopsida
order
Asterales
family
Asteraceae
genus
4,265
species
61,646
 
complete classification

Description

Description

Table of Contents

ENG, SPA, UNKNOWN

Bibliography

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.

Van der Meijden, R. (2005)

Source information

This backbone name usage is included because it was found in another checklist at the time the backbone was built.
View the primary source usage in GBIF Backbone Patch.

Record history

This record was last modified on Feb 14, 2017.