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This genus is accepted, and its native range is S. Tropical America.
Centratherum punctatum

Native to:

Argentina Northeast, Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Colombia, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guyana, Paraguay, Peru, Venezuela

Introduced into:

Bangladesh, Benin, Cameroon, China South-Central, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Fiji, Florida, Gabon, Galápagos, Guatemala, Gulf of Guinea Is., Haiti, Hawaii, Honduras, India, Leeward Is., Madeira, Malaya, Mexico Southeast, New Guinea, New South Wales, Nicaragua, Nigeria, Northern Territory, Panamá, Philippines, Puerto Rico, Queensland, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Thailand, Trinidad-Tobago, Vanuatu, Vietnam, Western Australia, Windward Is.

Centratherum Cass. appears in other Kew resources:

First published in Bull. Sci. Soc. Philom. Paris 1817: 31 (1817)

Accepted by

  • Robinson, H. & Funk, V. (2018). 190(1). Compositae-Vernonieae Flora of Ecuador 94: 1-128. Gothenburg University.
  • Roskov Y. & al. (eds.) (2018). Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands.

Literature

Flora of West Tropical Africa

  • Dict. Sci. Nat. 7: 383 (1817).
  • in Bull. Sci. Soc. Philom. Paris 1817: 31

Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0