Acmella repens

(Walter) Richard in C. H. Persoon

in C. H. Persoon, Syn. Pl.2: 473. 1807

Synonyms: Acmella oppositifolia repens Spilanthes americana repens
Basionyms: Anthemis repens
Found in FNA Volume 21. Treatment on page 133. Mentioned on page 132.
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Leaves: petioles 3–40+ mm; blades ovate to lance-ovate, mostly 20–40(–100) × 10–35 mm, margins dentate to denticulate or entire. Cypselae 1–2.5 mm, ciliate or not, tips of cilia straight; pappi 0 or of 1–2(–3) bristles. 2n = 52.

Phenology: Flowering Jan–Dec.
Habitat: Disturbed, wet or drying sites
Elevation: 0–200 m


Ala., Ark., Fla., Ga., La., Miss., Mo., N.C., S.C., Tenn., Tex., Mexico (Coahuila).




Facts about "Acmella repens"
AuthorJohn L. Strother +
BasionymAnthemis repens +
Elevation0–200 m +
HabitatDisturbed, wet or drying sites +
IllustratorBarbara Alongi +
PhenologyFlowering Jan–Dec. +
ReferenceNone +
SynonymAcmella oppositifolia repens + and Spilanthes americana repens +
Taxon nameAcmella repens +
Taxon parentAcmella +
Taxon rankspecies +
VolumeVolume 21 +