Taxon  Report   11076 
Senecio minimus  Poir.
Coastal burnweed
Senecio minimus
© 2015 Margo Bors
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Senecio minimus
© 2008 Zoya Akulova
Senecio minimus
© 2010 Robert Steers/NPS
Senecio minimus, a dicot, is an annual or perennial herb that is not native to California.
It is an invasive plant. The California Invasive Plant Council classifies its potential impact on native ecosystems as moderate (plant profile / CalWeedMapper).

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Senecio minimus
© 2008 Zoya Akulova
Genus: Senecio
weed, characteristic of disturbed places, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Redwood Forest
Habitat: disturbed [Walker]
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2
PLANTS accepted name: Erechtites minimus
Alternate Names:
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TJM2: Erechtites minima
TJM2: Erechtites minimus
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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2017. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Jul 27, 2017).

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