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Sanvitalia Lam., J. Hist. Nat., Paris 2: 176 (1792).

Lorentea Ortega, Nov. Pl. Descr. Dec. 4: 41, t. 5 (1797). Type: Lorentea atropurpurea Ortega = Sanvitalia procumbens Lam.

Laurentia Steud., Nom. Bot. : 466 (1821), orth var., citing Laurentia atropurpurea Ortega

Type: Sanvitalia procumbens Lam.


Torres, A. M. (1964). Revision of Sanvitalia (Compositae-Heliantheae). Brittonia 16(4): 417433.

Sanvitalia helianthoides Rich. ex Willd., Sp. Pl. 3: 2190 (1803) = Viguiera pazensis Rusby

*Sanvitalia versicolor Griseb., Abh. Knigl. Ges. Wiss. G ttingen 24(1): 189 (March-April 1879); Symb. Fl. Argent.: 189 (1879). Type: T.: in confinio prov. Salta. Given by Torres (1964: 422) as T: Salta, Argentina, Lorentz & Hieronymus 1213. Holotype: GOET (photo GH).

Argentina, Bolivia (Chuquisaca, Santa Cruz, Tarija), Paraguay.