Revista mexicana de biodiversidad
versión On-line ISSN 2007-8706
versión impresa ISSN 1870-3453
The genus Pluchea (Asteraceae, Plucheeae) is mostly found in the tropical regions of America, Africa, Asia, and Australia; in Mexico the genus records 9 species, 2 of them endemic. In this paper a synopsis of the genus in Mexico is presented; it includes a key to identify the species as well as distribution maps obtained from the specimens examined.
Palabras llave : Asteraceae; Pluchea; Plucheeae; México.