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Paracalia Cuatrec., Brittonia 12(3): 183 (1960).

Pentanthus Hook. & Arn., Companion Bot. Mag. 1(No. 2): 32 (1835), nom. illegit. non Less (1832)(= Nassauvia Comm. ex Juss.). Type: Pentanthus jungioides Hook. & Arn. = Paracalia jungioides (Hook. & Arn.) Cuatrec.

Type: Senecio pentamerus Cuatrec. = Paracalia pentamera (Cuatrec.) Cuatrec.


Cuatrecasas, J. (1960). Studies on Andean Compositae IV. Brittonia 12(3): 182195.

Paracalia pentamera (Cuatrec.) Cuatrec., Brittonia 12(3): 183 (1960)

*Senecio pentamerus Cuatrec., Fieldiana, Bot. 27(2): 57 (1951). Type: Bolivia, Dep. of La Paz, Prov. Larecaja: Copacabana (about 10 km. south of Mapiri, 850-950 m. alt., collect. Oct. Nov. 1939, B. A. Krukoff 11150. Holotype: NY; isotype: K, US.

Bolivia (La Paz).