1. Family: Asteraceae Bercht. & J.Presl
    1. Genus: Bothriocline Oliv. ex Benth.
      1. Bothriocline schimperi Oliv. & Hiern ex Benth.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is W. Tropical Africa to Ethiopia.

    [FWTA]

    Compositae, C. D. Adams. Flora of West Tropical Africa 2. 1963

    Habit
    Erect and shrubby up to about 4 ft. high
    Florets
    White, pale blue or mauve florets in clustered heads 1/4 in. across.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Cameroon, Ethiopia, Sierra Leone

    Bothriocline schimperi Oliv. & Hiern ex Benth. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 2004 Onana, J.-M. [588], Cameroon K000198548
    Jan 1, 2004 Biye, E. [24], Cameroon K000198547
    Keay, R.W.J. [FHI 28330], Cameroon K000051462
    Schimper [1497], Ethiopia K000272793 Unknown type material
    Schimper [1497], Ethiopia K000272792
    Chipp, T.F. [92], Sudan K000272790 Unknown type material
    Ash [1469], Ethiopia Erlangea schimperi 35802.000

    First published in Hooker's Icon. Pl. 12: 30, t. 1133 (1873)

    Accepted by

    • Roskov Y. & al. (eds.) (2018). Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands.

    Sources

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    Flora of West Tropical Africa
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    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
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