Plants of USA and Canada

Scientific or common name:

Alcina perfoliata Cav.

ASTERACEAE Family selection - Aster family (Angiosperms - Flowering plants)

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Name: Alcina perfoliata Cav. Taxon selection
Nomencl. ref.: Icon. [Cavanilles] i. 11. t. 15.
Rank: species
See: ► Melampodium perfoliatum (Cav.) Kunth

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Common names

US name U.S. name: Perfoliate blackfoot

Grown habit: Forb/herb
Duration: Annual

= Melampodium perfoliatum (Cav.) Kunth


Kingdom: Plantae
Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
Superdivision: Spermatophyta
Division: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Subclass: Asteridae
Order: Asterales
Family: Asteraceae
Genus: Alcina

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Distribution in USA and Canada (*)

Distributional map for Alcina perfoliata Cav.
Map for Alcina perfoliata Cav.
(*) USDA, NRCS. 2009. The PLANTS Database (, 28 August 2009). National Plant Data Center, Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA

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