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Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Eudicots
Cladus: Core eudicots
Cladus: Asterids
Cladus: Campanulids
Ordo: Asterales

Familia: Asteraceae
Subfamilia: Asteroideae
Tribus: Millerieae
Subtribus: Jaegeriinae
Genus: Jaegeria
Species: J. axillaris – J. bellidiflora – J. glabra – J. gracilis – J. hirta – J. macrocephala – J. pedunculata – J. purpurascens – J. standleyi – J. sterilis

Jaegeria Kunth, Nov. Gen. Sp. [H.B.K.] 4(18): 218 (ed. fol.). (1818) et 4(17): 277 (ed. qto.). (1820)

Type species: Jaegeria hirta (Lag.) Less., Syn. Gen. Compos. 223. (1832) originally designated as synonym Jaegeria mnioides Kunth. 4(17): 277 (ed. qto.). (1820)


Kunth, K.S. 1820. Nova Genera et Species Plantarum 4(17): 277 (ed. fol.).
Hassler, M. 2018. Jaegeria. World Plants: Synonymic Checklists of the Vascular Plants of the World In: Roskovh, Y., Abucay, L., Orrell, T., Nicolson, D., Bailly, N., Kirk, P., Bourgoin, T., DeWalt, R.E., Decock, W., De Wever, A., Nieukerken, E. van, Zarucchi, J. & Penev, L., eds. 2018. Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life. Published online. Accessed: 2018 Jan. 29. Reference page.
International Plant Names Index. 2018. Jaegeria. Published online. Accessed: Jan. 29 2018. 2018. Jaegeria. Missouri Botanical Garden. Published online. Accessed: 29 Jan. 2018.

Vernacular names
русский: Егерия

Jaegeria is a genus of flowering plants in the family Asteraceae found from Mexico to South America.[3][1] The name commemorates Georg Friedrich von Jaeger.


Jaegeria axillaris S.F.Blake - Colombia
Jaegeria bellidiflora (Moc. & Sessé ex DC.) A.M.Torres & Beaman - Mexico (Michoacán, Puebla, México State, D.F., Hidalgo)
Jaegeria glabra (S.Watson) B.L.Rob. - Mexico (Chihuahua, Durango, Guanajuato, Jalisco, Michoacán, Nayarit, México State, Querétaro)
Jaegeria gracilis Hook.f. - Ecuador including Galápagos
Jaegeria hirta (Lag.) Less. - widespread from Mexico (Chihuahua) to Uruguay
Jaegeria macrocephala Less. - Mexico (Veracruz, México State, Michoacán, Nayarit, Jalisco
Jaegeria pedunculata Hook. & Arn. - Mexico (Michoacán, Nayarit, Jalisco)
Jaegeria purpurascens B.L.Rob. - Mexico (Durango)
Jaegeria standleyi (Steyerm.) B.L.Turner - Mexico (Chiapas), Guatemala
Jaegeria sterilis McVaugh - Mexico (Jalisco)

Former species

Several species were once considered as belonging to Jaegeria but have now been re-classified into other genera such as Acmella, Galinsoga, Guizotia, or Sphagneticola.

Tropicos, Jaegeria Kunth
Flann, C (ed) 2009+ Global Compositae Checklist
Kunth, Karl Sigismund. 1818. Nova Genera et Species Plantarum (folio ed.) 4: 218
The Plant List search for Jaegeria

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