Noteworthy Collections: The First Occurrences of Chevreulia acuminata (Gnaphalieae, Asteraceae) in North America


Curtis J. Hansen

Additional Authors:

Lowell E. Urbatsch, John F. Pruski


Sept – 2019


Alabama, Asteraceae, Chevreulia, Georgia, range extension.


Chevreulia acuminata is reported for the first time in North America from recent collections in the southeastern United States. Populations from Lee County, Alabama, and one in Troup County, Georgia, were found growing in lawns or grassy areas along with other weeds. Photographs and a description of C. acuminata are provided.