cayenne porterweed
Stachytarpheta cayennensis (Rich.) Vahl


EDDMapS Distribution

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Taxonomic Rank

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Subclass: Asteridae
Order: Lamiales
Family: Verbenaceae
Genus: Stachytarpheta
Subject: Stachytarpheta cayennensis (Rich.) Vahl

Synonyms and Other Names

Related Scientific Names:
Stachytarpheta dichotoma (Ruiz & Pavón) Vahl (Synonym)


Plants - Forbs/Herbs