Erechtites hieraciifolius (L.) Raf. ex DC. var. hieraciifolius (Prodr. 6: 294. 1838.)
Localities: West Indies (native), Lesser Antilles (native) [], Greater Antilles [Jamaica (native), Cuba (exotic), Cayman Island (native), Hispaniola (native)[ Dominican Republic, Gonave, Haiti, Tortue,], Puerto Rico (native)[], Virgin Islands (native) ( St. Croix, St. Thomas, Tortola, ) ], Bahamas (native), North America (native), Mexico (native), Central America (native), South America (native), Old World (C. Europe; Africa),
Common Names: Achicoria de cabra (Puerto Rico), Coté soleil (Haiti), Eastern fireweed (Bahamas), Laitue sauvage (L. Antilles), Lechuguilla (Dominican Republic), Letron (Dominican Republic),
Synonyms: Erechtites hieraciifolius (L.) Raf. ex DC. var. cacalioides (Fisch. ex Spreng.) Griseb. (Fl. Brit. W. I. 381. 1861.), Senecio hieraciifolius L. (Sp. Pl. 866. 1753.),
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