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Celosia argentea

Basic information
Scientific name Celosia argentea

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Common names Silver cock's comb
Higher taxon Amaranthaceae, Caryophyllales, Magnoliopsida, Magnoliophyta
Natural range Tropical America
Habitat In Mukogawa, Hyogo Pref., occurs on sandy soil along riverside.
Invasion information
Range in Japan Warm area (W Honshu, Kyushu, Shikoku, Okinawa) Range in Japan
Regulation in Japan
Introduced range in other countries Taiwan, SE Asia, Papua New Guinea, Australia, Europe, Africa, N America, etc.
Reference Notes
  • GBIF Portal
  • Ogaito, H. (2010, personal communication, on distribution and status in Hyogo Pref.)
  • Osada (1976) Colored Illustrations of Naturalized Plants of Japan. Hoikusha, Osaka.
  • etc.