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Leaves and fruits of D. menziesii
Scientific classification


Dubautia is a genus of flowering plant in the sunflower family, Asteraceae.[4][5] The genus was named after Joseph Eugène DuBaut (1796-1832), an officer in the French Navy who participated in Freycinet's expedition.[6]

The entire genus is endemic to Hawaii. It contains more species than the other two genera in the silversword alliance, including cushion plants, shrubs, trees, and lianas.[7]


accepted species and subspecies[3][8][9][10]


  1. ^ "Genus Dubautia". Taxonomy. UniProt. Retrieved 2009-04-06.
  2. ^ a b "Genus: Dubautia Gaudich". Germplasm Resources Information Network. United States Department of Agriculture. 1996-09-17. Archived from the original on 2011-06-29. Retrieved 2011-02-13.
  3. ^ a b Flann, C (ed) 2009+ Global Compositae Checklist
  4. ^ Gaudichaud-Beaupré, Charles. 1830. Voyage Monde, Uranie Physicienne, Bot. 469 [1],[2]
  5. ^ Tropicos, Dubautia Gaudich.
  6. ^ Carnoy, Henri. 1906. Dictionnaire biographique des hommes du Nord, de l'Est, de l'Ouest et du Midi. volume 4. pages 173-174.
  7. ^ Vickie Caraway, Gerald D. Carr and Clifford W. Morden (2001), "Assessment of hybridization and introgression in lava-colonizing Hawaiian Dubautia (Asteraceae: Madiinae) using RAPD markers", American Journal of Botany, 88 (9): 1688–1694, doi:10.2307/3558414, JSTOR 3558414, PMID 21669703
  8. ^ "GRIN Species Records of Dubautia". Germplasm Resources Information Network. United States Department of Agriculture. Archived from the original on 2015-09-24. Retrieved 2011-02-13.
  9. ^ "Dubautia". Integrated Taxonomic Information System. Retrieved 2011-02-13.
  10. ^ The Plant List, search for Dubautia

External links

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