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Erigeron annuus
(annual fleabane)

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Erigeron annuus (annual fleabane)

Summary

  • Last modified
  • 19 November 2018
  • Datasheet Type(s)
  • Invasive Species
  • Pest
  • Host Plant
  • Preferred Scientific Name
  • Erigeron annuus
  • Preferred Common Name
  • annual fleabane
  • Taxonomic Tree
  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •   Kingdom: Plantae
  •     Phylum: Spermatophyta
  •       Subphylum: Angiospermae
  •         Class: Dicotyledonae

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Erigeron annuus (annual fleabane); flowers. Verona, Italy. May, 2014.
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CaptionErigeron annuus (annual fleabane); flowers. Verona, Italy. May, 2014.
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Erigeron annuus (annual fleabane); flowers. Verona, Italy. May, 2014.
FlowersErigeron annuus (annual fleabane); flowers. Verona, Italy. May, 2014.©A.R. Pittaway-2014
Erigeron annuus (annual fleabane); habit. Verona, Italy. May, 2014.
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CaptionErigeron annuus (annual fleabane); habit. Verona, Italy. May, 2014.
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Erigeron annuus (annual fleabane); habit. Verona, Italy. May, 2014.
HabitErigeron annuus (annual fleabane); habit. Verona, Italy. May, 2014.©A.R. Pittaway-2014

Identity

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Preferred Scientific Name

  • Erigeron annuus

Preferred Common Name

  • annual fleabane

International Common Names

  • English: daisy fleabane
  • French: erigéron annuel; vergerette annuelle

Local Common Names

  • Germany: Berufkraut, Feinstrahl-; Feinstrahl, Einjähriger; Feinstrahl, Zweijähriger
  • Italy: erigeron annuo; saeppola minore
  • Japan: himejoon
  • Netherlands: zomerfijnstraal

EPPO code

  • ERIAN (Erigeron annuus)

Taxonomic Tree

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

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

Asia

ChinaPresentPresent based on regional distribution.
-JiangsuPresentIntroduced Invasive Lin et al., 2012
-ShanghaiPresentIntroducedHu et al., 2007

North America

USAWidespreadNativeUSDA-NRCS, 2014

Europe

BelarusPresentIntroducedDAISIE, 2014
CroatiaPresentIntroducedDAISIE, 2014
Czech RepublicPresentIntroducedDAISIE, 2014
DenmarkPresent, few occurrencesIntroduced1810 Not invasive NOBANIS, 2014
EstoniaPresentIntroducedDAISIE, 2014
HungaryPresentIntroducedDAISIE, 2014
ItalyPresentIntroducedDAISIE, 2014
LiechtensteinPresentIntroducedDAISIE, 2014
LithuaniaPresentIntroducedDAISIE, 2014
MacedoniaPresentIntroducedDAISIE, 2014
MontenegroPresentIntroduced Invasive Cakovic et al., 2012
NetherlandsPresentIntroducedNOBANIS, 2014
NorwayPresentIntroduced1950 Not invasive NOBANIS, 2014
PolandPresentIntroduced1830NOBANIS, 2014
RomaniaPresentIntroducedDAISIE, 2014
Russian FederationPresentPresent based on regional distribution.
-Russia (Europe)PresentIntroducedDAISIE, 2014
SlovakiaPresentIntroduced Invasive Mirek and Piekos-Mirkowa, 2013
SloveniaPresentIntroducedDAISIE, 2014
SwedenPresent, few occurrencesIntroduced1870 Not invasive NOBANIS, 2014
SwitzerlandPresentIntroduced Invasive Trtikova et al., 2011
UkrainePresentIntroducedDAISIE, 2014

Habitat List

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CategorySub-CategoryHabitatPresenceStatus
Terrestrial

Uses List

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Medicinal, pharmaceutical

  • Traditional/folklore

References

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Cakovic D; Stesevic D; Ikovic V; Knezevic M; Latinovic N, 2012. Contribution to the knowledge of weed flora in Bjelopavlici plain. Agriculture and Forestry [An International Conference entitled "Role of Research in Sustainable Development of Agriculture and Rural Areas", Podgorica, Montenegro, 23-26 May 2012.], 58(4):25-41. http://www.btf.ac.me

DAISIE, 2014. Delivering Alien Invasive Species Inventories for Europe. European Invasive Alien Species Gateway. www.europe-aliens.org/default.do

Hu TianYin; Huang Hua; Guo ShuiLiang; Fang Fang, 2007. Niche characteristic of exotic weeds in suburb and the impacts on biodiversity. Guangxi Zhiwu / Guihaia, 27(6):873-881.

Lin Min; Hao JianHua; Chen GuoQi, 2012. Composition and distribution of invasive alien plants in Suzhou area. Journal of Plant Resources and Environment, 21(3):98-104.

Mirek Z; Piekos-Mirkowa H, 2013. New and rare invasive vascular plant species in the Tatra National Park. (Nowe i rzadkie gatunki inwazyjne roslin naczyniowych w Tatrzanskim Parku Narodowym i jego otoczeniu.) Fragmenta Floristica et Geobotanica Polonica, 20(2):567-570.

NOBANIS, 2014. North European and Baltic Network on Invasive Alien Species. http://www.nobanis.org/

Trtikova M; Güsewell S; Baltisberger M; Edwards PJ, 2011. Distribution, growth performance and genetic variation of Erigeron annuus in the Swiss Alps. Biological Invasions, 13(2):413-422. http://www.springerlink.com/content/v008v25200312k60/

USDA-NRCS, 2014. The PLANTS Database. Baton Rouge, USA: National Plant Data Center. http://plants.usda.gov/

Links to Websites

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WebsiteURLComment
GISD/IASPMR: Invasive Alien Species Pathway Management Resource and DAISIE European Invasive Alien Species Gatewayhttps://doi.org/10.5061/dryad.m93f6Data source for updated system data added to species habitat list.
Global register of Introduced and Invasive species (GRIIS)http://griis.org/Data source for updated system data added to species habitat list.

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