New York Metropolitan Flora

Genus: Dyssodia

By Science Staff

Not peer reviewed

Last Modified 05/30/2013

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Nomenclature

Dyssodia Cavanilles, Descr. Pl., 202. 1802.

List of Dyssodia Species

References to Dyssodia

  • Oldham, M. J.; Klymko, J. 2011. Fetid dogweed (Dyssodia papposa; Asteraceae) in Canada. Northeastern Naturalist 18: 347-356.

General Discussion

Dyssodia papposa (Vent.) A. Hitchc. is native to the central United States. Ephemeral introductions are reported from upstate New York, Pennsylvania, and Massachussetts, and this species may eventually appear in our area, but no specimens have yet been seen.