1. Family: Asteraceae Bercht. & J.Presl
    1. Genus: Mikania Willd.
      1. Mikania scandens (L.) Willd.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is U.S.A. to Mexico, Bahamas.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Alabama, Arkansas, Bahamas, Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Gulf of Guinea Is., Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Masachusettes, Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Rhode I., South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia

    Introduced into:

    Bangladesh, Cameroon, Central African Repu, Congo, Marianas

    Mikania scandens (L.) Willd. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jul 1, 2012 Burchell [4698], Brazil K000955504
    Jul 1, 1989 Harley, R.M. [24343], Bahia K000052726
    Mori, S.A. [11696a], Bahia K000052727
    Belém, R.P. [1452], Bahia K000052723
    Belém, R.P. [1024], Bahia K000052724
    Belém, R.P. [1804], Bahia K000052725
    Rabenantoandro, J. [1554], Madagascar K000662004
    Rabehevitra, D. [465], Madagascar K000662014
    Jan 1, 1975 Poeppig [s.n.], Cuba Mikania batataefolia K000500061
    Jan 1, 1975 Sagra [17], Cuba Mikania batataefolia K000500060

    First published in Sp. Pl., ed. 4, 3: 1743 (1803)

    Accepted by

    • Roskov Y. & al. (eds.) (2018). Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands.
    • Sarder, N.U. & Hassan, M.A. (eds.) (2018). Vascular flora of Chittagong and the Chittagong Hill Tracts 3: 1-978. Bangladesh National Herbarium, Dhaka.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Sarder, N.U. & Hassan, M.A. (eds.) (2018). Vascular flora of Chittagong and the Chittagong Hill Tracts 3: 1-978. Bangladesh National Herbarium, Dhaka.

    Sources

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    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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