Anales del Jardín Botánico de Madrid, Vol 75, No 2 (2018)

Taxonomic notes, distribution, and conservation status of two species of Asteraceae firstly recorded for Colombia

Antoni Buira
Real Jardín Botánico de Madrid CSIC, Spain

Carlos A. Velasco
Herbario Universidad del Cauca-CAUP, Colombia

Joel Calvo
Instituto de Geografía, Facultad de Ciencias del Mar y Geografía, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Valparaíso, Chile


As a result of herbarium studies and field work carried out by the signing authors, two Asteraceae species are recorded for the first time in Colombia, i.e., Floscaldasia azorelloides Sklenár & H.Rob. (tribe Astereae) and Senecio subinvolucratus Cuatrec. (tribe Senecioneae). Taxonomic notes, pictures, conservation status, and distribution maps are provided for both species.


Compositae; Floscaldasia; Senecio

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