Acmella ciliata (Kunth) Cass.
  • jambú


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2020): Acmella ciliata (Kunth) Cass. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-0000035801. Accessed on: 28 Oct 2020'

General Information

Herbs, perennial, 30-80 cm tall. Stems usually decumbent to ascending, rooting at nodes, green to purple. Leaf blade ovate to broadly ovate, 2.3-7.5 × 1-5.9 cm, glabrous to sparsely pilose on both surfaces, base usually truncate or cordate, margin denticulate to coarsely dentate, apex acute. Capitula radiate, solitary or 2 or 3, terminal or axillary; peduncles 1-7.4 cm, sparsely to moderately pilose; phyllaries 7-10, 2-seriate, outer series 3-5, narrowly to broadly ovate or elliptic, 4-6.9 × 1-2.3 mm, inner series 3-6, lanceolate to ovate or elliptic, 2.8-6.1 × 1-2.9 mm; receptacle 3.8-7.4 × 0.8-1.9 mm; paleae straw-colored, 3-4.5 × 0.4-0.8 mm. Ray florets 5-10; corollas yellow-orange, 2.5-6.5 mm, tube 0.9-2 mm, lamina 1.2-4.7 × 1.1-3 mm. Disk florets 90-177, yellow-orange; corollas 5-lobed, 1.5-2 mm, tube 0.3-0.6 mm, throat 1-1.5 mm, lobes triangular, 0.2-0.4 × 0.2-0.3 mm. Achenes black, 1.4-2.2 × 0.5-1 mm, without shoulders, with obvious corklike margin, margin sparsely to moderately ciliate; pappus usually absent or sometimes of 2 very short subequal bristles, > 1 mm. Fl. year-round. 2n = 78.

  • Provided by: [C].Flora Of CHina @ efloras.org
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    Distribution Map

     
    • Native distribution
    Found in
    • Southern America Brazil Acre
    • Amazonas
    • Parí
    • Tocantins
    • Bahia
    • Paraába
    • Piauá
    • Paraní
    • Santa Catarina
    • Minas Gerais
    • Rio de Janeiro
    • São Paulo
    • Brazilia Distrito Federal
    • Goiás
    • Mato Grosso

    Other Local Names

    NameLanguageCountry
    jambúPortuguese

     Information From

    Brazilian Flora 2020 project - Projeto Flora do Brasil 2020
    http://floradobrasil.jbrj.gov.br
    Brazil Flora G (2014): Brazilian Flora 2020 project - Projeto Flora do Brasil 2020. v393.147. Instituto de Pesquisas Jardim Botanico do Rio de Janeiro. Dataset/Checklist. doi:10.15468/1mtkaw
    • A Group Brazil Flora, REFLORA Program
    Compositae
    CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0). https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0
    • B CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).
    Flora Of CHina @ efloras.org
    http://www.efloras.org/flora_page.aspx?flora_id=2
    'Flora of China @ eFloras (2008). Published on the Internet http://www.efloras.org/flora_page.aspx?flora_id=2 [accessed August 2016]' Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.
    • C Missouri Botanical Garden
    World Flora Online consortium
    http://www.worldfloraonline.org/organisation/WFO
    World Flora Online Data. 2018.
    • D CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).