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Cyclachaena xanthiifolia

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Cyclachaena xanthiifolia

Summary

  • Last modified
  • 13 July 2018
  • Datasheet Type(s)
  • Invasive Species
  • Preferred Scientific Name
  • Cyclachaena xanthiifolia
  • Taxonomic Tree
  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •   Kingdom: Plantae
  •     Phylum: Spermatophyta
  •       Subphylum: Angiospermae
  •         Class: Dicotyledonae
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PictureTitleCaptionCopyright
Iva xanthiifolia (giant sumpweed, marsh-elder); on a ruderal site, next to a warehouse. Galanta, Slovakia. August, 2012.
TitleInvasive habit
CaptionIva xanthiifolia (giant sumpweed, marsh-elder); on a ruderal site, next to a warehouse. Galanta, Slovakia. August, 2012.
Copyright©Swen Follak-2012
Iva xanthiifolia (giant sumpweed, marsh-elder); on a ruderal site, next to a warehouse. Galanta, Slovakia. August, 2012.
Invasive habitIva xanthiifolia (giant sumpweed, marsh-elder); on a ruderal site, next to a warehouse. Galanta, Slovakia. August, 2012.©Swen Follak-2012
Iva xanthiifolia (giant sumpweed, marsh-elder); light greyish-green leaves, with lobed to double serrated leaf margins.
TitleLeaves
CaptionIva xanthiifolia (giant sumpweed, marsh-elder); light greyish-green leaves, with lobed to double serrated leaf margins.
Copyright©Swen Follak-2009
Iva xanthiifolia (giant sumpweed, marsh-elder); light greyish-green leaves, with lobed to double serrated leaf margins.
LeavesIva xanthiifolia (giant sumpweed, marsh-elder); light greyish-green leaves, with lobed to double serrated leaf margins.©Swen Follak-2009
Iva xanthiifolia (giant sumpweed, marsh-elder); developing flowers.
TitleDeveloping flowers
CaptionIva xanthiifolia (giant sumpweed, marsh-elder); developing flowers.
Copyright©Swen Follak-2014
Iva xanthiifolia (giant sumpweed, marsh-elder); developing flowers.
Developing flowersIva xanthiifolia (giant sumpweed, marsh-elder); developing flowers.©Swen Follak-2014
Iva xanthiifolia (giant sumpweed, marsh-elder); close-up of developing flowers.
TitleDeveloping flowers
CaptionIva xanthiifolia (giant sumpweed, marsh-elder); close-up of developing flowers.
Copyright©Swen Follak-2014
Iva xanthiifolia (giant sumpweed, marsh-elder); close-up of developing flowers.
Developing flowersIva xanthiifolia (giant sumpweed, marsh-elder); close-up of developing flowers.©Swen Follak-2014
Iva xanthiifolia (giant sumpweed, marsh-elder); plant in full bloom.
TitleFlowering habit
CaptionIva xanthiifolia (giant sumpweed, marsh-elder); plant in full bloom.
Copyright©Swen Follak-2009
Iva xanthiifolia (giant sumpweed, marsh-elder); plant in full bloom.
Flowering habitIva xanthiifolia (giant sumpweed, marsh-elder); plant in full bloom.©Swen Follak-2009
Iva xanthiifolia (giant sumpweed, marsh-elder); ripening seed-heads.
TitleRipening seed-heads
CaptionIva xanthiifolia (giant sumpweed, marsh-elder); ripening seed-heads.
Copyright©Swen Follak-2009
Iva xanthiifolia (giant sumpweed, marsh-elder); ripening seed-heads.
Ripening seed-headsIva xanthiifolia (giant sumpweed, marsh-elder); ripening seed-heads.©Swen Follak-2009
Iva xanthiifolia (giant sumpweed, marsh-elder); mature plant in maize crop. Plant >300cm in height. Surany, Slovakia. September, 2009.
TitleInvasive habit
CaptionIva xanthiifolia (giant sumpweed, marsh-elder); mature plant in maize crop. Plant >300cm in height. Surany, Slovakia. September, 2009.
Copyright©Swen Follak-2014
Iva xanthiifolia (giant sumpweed, marsh-elder); mature plant in maize crop. Plant >300cm in height. Surany, Slovakia. September, 2009.
Invasive habitIva xanthiifolia (giant sumpweed, marsh-elder); mature plant in maize crop. Plant >300cm in height. Surany, Slovakia. September, 2009.©Swen Follak-2014
Iva xanthiifolia (giant sumpweed, marsh-elder); mature plants on edge of a harvested cereal field. Nove Samke, Slovakia. August, 2013.
TitleInvasive habit
CaptionIva xanthiifolia (giant sumpweed, marsh-elder); mature plants on edge of a harvested cereal field. Nove Samke, Slovakia. August, 2013.
Copyright©Swen Follak-2013
Iva xanthiifolia (giant sumpweed, marsh-elder); mature plants on edge of a harvested cereal field. Nove Samke, Slovakia. August, 2013.
Invasive habitIva xanthiifolia (giant sumpweed, marsh-elder); mature plants on edge of a harvested cereal field. Nove Samke, Slovakia. August, 2013.©Swen Follak-2013
Iva xanthiifolia (giant sumpweed, marsh-elder); on wasteland, adjacent Warszawa Zachodnia railway station. Warszawa, Poland. August, 2014.
TitleInvasive habit
CaptionIva xanthiifolia (giant sumpweed, marsh-elder); on wasteland, adjacent Warszawa Zachodnia railway station. Warszawa, Poland. August, 2014.
Copyright©Swen Follak
Iva xanthiifolia (giant sumpweed, marsh-elder); on wasteland, adjacent Warszawa Zachodnia railway station. Warszawa, Poland. August, 2014.
Invasive habitIva xanthiifolia (giant sumpweed, marsh-elder); on wasteland, adjacent Warszawa Zachodnia railway station. Warszawa, Poland. August, 2014.©Swen Follak
Iva xanthiifolia (giant sumpweed, marsh-elder); small plant at six leaf stage.
TitleSeedling
CaptionIva xanthiifolia (giant sumpweed, marsh-elder); small plant at six leaf stage.
Copyright©Swen Follak-2011
Iva xanthiifolia (giant sumpweed, marsh-elder); small plant at six leaf stage.
SeedlingIva xanthiifolia (giant sumpweed, marsh-elder); small plant at six leaf stage.©Swen Follak-2011

Identity

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Preferred Scientific Name

  • Cyclachaena xanthiifolia

Local Common Names

  • Austria: Rispenkraut
  • Czech Republic: pouva repnolist 
  • Germany: Schlagkraut
  • Lithuania: smaillapu skarziede
  • Sweden: iva

Taxonomic Tree

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  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •     Kingdom: Plantae
  •         Phylum: Spermatophyta
  •             Subphylum: Angiospermae
  •                 Class: Dicotyledonae
  •                     Order: Asterales
  •                         Family: Asteraceae
  •                             Genus: Cyclachaena
  •                                 Species: Cyclachaena xanthiifolia

Distribution Table

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The distribution in this summary table is based on all the information available. When several references are cited, they may give conflicting information on the status. Further details may be available for individual references in the Distribution Table Details section which can be selected by going to Generate Report.

Continent/Country/RegionDistributionLast ReportedOriginFirst ReportedInvasiveReferenceNotes

Europe

AustriaPresentDatamining 2011 - Invasive Species Databases
BelarusPresentDatamining 2011 - Invasive Species Databases
BelgiumPresentDatamining 2011 - Invasive Species Databases
BulgariaPresentDatamining 2011 - Invasive Species Databases
Czech RepublicPresentDatamining 2011 - Invasive Species Databases
EstoniaPresentDatamining 2011 - Invasive Species Databases
FrancePresentDatamining 2011 - Invasive Species Databases
GermanyPresentDatamining 2011 - Invasive Species Databases
LatviaPresentDatamining 2011 - Invasive Species Databases
LithuaniaPresentDatamining 2011 - Invasive Species Databases
MoldovaPresentDatamining 2011 - Invasive Species Databases
PolandPresentDatamining 2011 - Invasive Species Databases
RomaniaPresentDatamining 2011 - Invasive Species Databases
Russian FederationPresentDatamining 2011 - Invasive Species Databases
SlovakiaPresentDatamining 2011 - Invasive Species Databases
SwedenPresentDatamining 2011 - Invasive Species Databases
UKPresentDatamining 2011 - Invasive Species Databases
UkrainePresentDatamining 2011 - Invasive Species Databases

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