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Alternanthera ficoidea (sanguinaria)

Synonyms: Achyranthes ficoidea; Alternanthera pilosa; Telanthera ficoidea

Infraspecies

Attributes

Allergen Potential [1]  Medium-High
Lifespan [2]  Perennial
Structure [3]  Herb

Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Carara National Park II 12983 Costa Rica  
Mburucuyá National Park II   Corrientes, Argentina  
Palo Verde National Park II 46190 Costa Rica  
Seaflower Marine Protected Area 15125514 Colombia      

Predators

Pulvinaria psidii (green shield scale)[4]

Providers

Pollinated by 
Apis mellifera (honey bee)[5]

Distribution

Caribbean; Oceania;

Photos

Citations

Attributes / relations provided by 1Derived from Allergy-Free Gardening OPALS™, Thomas Leo Ogren (2000) 2USDA Plants Database, U. S. Department of Agriculture 3Kattge, J. et al. (2011b) TRY - a global database of plant traits Global Change Biology 17:2905-2935 4Biological Records Centre Database of Insects and their Food Plants 5Jorrit H. Poelen, James D. Simons and Chris J. Mungall. (2014). Global Biotic Interactions: An open infrastructure to share and analyze species-interaction datasets. Ecological Informatics.
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