Asteraceae_Vernonia autumnalis

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Family Asteraceae
Basionym Vernonia autumnalis McVaugh
Original Identification Vernonia autumnalis McVaugh
Current Taxon Vernonia autumnalis McVaugh
Protologue Citation Contributions from the University of Michigan Herbarium 9(4): 477, f. 57. 1972.
Holotype/Isotype Isotype
DUKE Accession Number 234097
Comments  
Primary Collector Rogers McVaugh
Collector Number 19833
Collection Date 3 Oct 1960
Country Mexico
Province/State Jalisco
Plant Location Notes Mountains 3 miles above (south of) La Huerta, road to Barra de Navidad; oak forests on steep hillsides; elevation 500-550 m. 
Plant Description Notes Rather abundant, mostly not yet in flower. Phyllaries lavender; flowers rose-purple.
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Broad geographical location North America
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