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Obiakara, M. C., & Fourcade, Y. (2018). Climatic niche and potential distribution of Tithonia diversifolia (Hemsl.) A. Gray in Africa. PLOS ONE, 13(9), e0202421. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0202421 https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0202421

Mexican sunflower, Tithonia diversifolia (Asteraceae), is an invasive tropical plant species native to Central America. It has spread in more than 70 countries across Asia, Africa and Australia. In Africa, this species is known to disturb native crops and plant communities, but its negative impacts …

Allard, Harry Ardell

* January 28, 1880 – February 25, 1963 †

United States

Identified Cyperaceae and collected Cladoniaceae

Bartlett, Harley Harris

* March 09, 1886 – February 21, 1960 †

United States

Identified Poaceae and collected Asteraceae

Beaman, John Homer

* June 20, 1929 – August 07, 2015 †

United States

Identified Rubiaceae and collected Rubiaceae

Identified Fabaceae and collected Fabaceae

Eugène Bourgeau
Bourgeau, Eugène

* 1813 – February 21, 1877 †

France

Identified Fabaceae and collected Cucurbitaceae

Breedlove, Dennis E.

* September 14, 1939 – June 04, 2012 †

United States

Identified Fagaceae and collected Asteraceae

Elizabeth Gertrude Britton
Britton, Elizabeth Gertrude

* January 09, 1858 – February 25, 1934 †

United States

Identified Dicranaceae and collected Dicranaceae

Nathaniel Lord Britton
Britton, Nathaniel Lord

* January 15, 1859 – June 25, 1934 †

United States

Identified Fabaceae and collected Fabaceae

Bunting, George Sydney

* March 07, 1927 – December 27, 2015 †

United States; Venezuela

Identified Araceae and collected Araceae

Joseph Clemens
Clemens, Joseph

* December 09, 1862 – January 21, 1936 †

United States

Identified Poaceae and collected Orchidaceae

Mary Strong Clemens
Clemens, Mary Strong

* January 03, 1873 – April 13, 1968 †

United States

Identified Poaceae and collected Orchidaceae

Wilmatte Porter Cockerell
Cockerell, Wilmatte Porter

* July 28, 1870 – March 05, 1957 †

United States

Identified Andrenidae and collected Apidae

José Cuatrecasas
Cuatrecasas, José

* March 19, 1903 – May 24, 1996 †

Spain; United States

Identified Asteraceae and collected Asteraceae

Deam, Charles C.

* August 30, 1865 – May 29, 1953 †

United States

Identified Asteraceae and collected Cyperaceae

Erik Leonard Ekman
Ekman, Erik Leonard

* October 14, 1883 – January 15, 1931 †

Sweden

Identified Asteraceae and collected Poaceae

Fosberg, Francis Raymond

* May 20, 1908 – September 25, 1993 †

United States

Identified Rubiaceae and collected Boraginaceae

Fryxell, Paul

* February 02, 1927 – July 11, 2011 †

United States

Identified Malvaceae and collected Malvaceae

Victoria Ann Funk
Funk, Victoria Ann

* November 26, 1947 – October 22, 2019 †

United States

Identified Asteraceae and collected Asteraceae

Gaumer, George F.

* 1850 – 1929 †

Identified Carabidae and collected Fabaceae

Alwyn Howard Gentry
Gentry, Alwyn Howard

* January 06, 1945 – August 03, 1993 †

United States

Identified Bignoniaceae and collected Bignoniaceae

Germain, René Gerard Antoine

* 1914 – 1982 †

Belgium

Collected Poaceae

Godfrey, Robert Kenneth

* August 29, 1911 – February 06, 2000 †

United States

Identified Asteraceae and collected Asteraceae

Jesse More Greenman
Greenman, Jesse More

* December 27, 1867 – January 20, 1951 †

United States

Identified Asteraceae and collected Asteraceae

Grierson, Andrew John Charles

* April 24, 1929 – September 11, 1990 †

United Kingdom

Identified Asteraceae and collected Orchidaceae

Hilliard, Olive Mary

* July 04, 1925 – ? †

South Africa

Identified Scrophulariaceae and collected Asteraceae

Hinton, George

* 1882 – 1943 †

Identified Fabaceae and collected Fabaceae

Hoogland, Ruurd Dirk

* July 24, 1922 – November 18, 1994 †

Kingdom of the Netherlands

Identified Dilleniaceae and collected Dilleniaceae

Collected Fabaceae

de Jesús Jiménez Almonte, José

* 1905 – 1982 †

Dominican Republic

Collected Fabaceae

Identified Asteraceae and collected Asteraceae