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Species details
Internal ID90
Common nameBrass-buttons
Scientific NameCotula coronopifolia
Scientific NameCotula coronopifolia
Scientific Name acceptedCotula coronopifolia
Aphia ID234047
Aphia ID accepted234047
High GroupPlant
Tax info classMagnoliopsida
Tax info phylumTracheophyta
Tax info phylum sourcehttp://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=234047
GroupPlant
Tax info familyAsteraceae
Tax info orderAsterales
Arctic regionAlaska
Is Brackish?Yes
Temperature rangeaprox. -10 to 30
Temperature range sourcevan der Toorn (1980)
Match typeexact
Invasion details
Location first observationKetchikan, Alaska (1968)Laerdal, Norway (1994); Prince Edward Island, Canada (1985);
Location first observation sourceLid & Lid (1994); http://data.canadensys.net/vascan/name/Cotula%20coronopifolia ; H?lten (1968)
Year first observation1968; 1994; 1985
Year first observation sourceLid & Lid (1994); http://data.canadensys.net/vascan/name/Cotula%20coronopifolia ; H?lten (1968)
Vector introductionclimate change; birds
Vector introduction sourcevan der Toorn (1980)
Impact indicatorsmultiple species impact; ecosystem engineer - creator of novel habitat
Impact indicators sourcevan der Toorn (1980); Costa et al (2009)
References
Reference 1Ruiz et al. 2006