Monographs Details: Vernonia buxifolia (Cass.) Less.
Authority: Liogier, Alain H. 1971. Novitates Antillanae. IV. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 21: 107-157.
Family:Asteraceae
Description:Distribution and Ecology - Collected both in Haiti and the Dominican Republic, usually in wet places in the forest, at middle and higher altitude, fairly common.

Discussion:

Lepidaploa buxifolia Cassini, Diet. Sc. Nat. 26: 18. 1823.

Proustia domingensis Sprengel, Syst. 3: 502. 1826.

Vernonia domingensis (Sprengel) de Candolle, Prodr. 5: 30. 1836.

Vernonia montana Gleason, Bull. N. Y. Bot. Gard. 4: 191. 1906.

Distribution:Haiti South America| Dominican Republic South America|