1. Family: Asteraceae Bercht. & J.Presl
    1. Genus: Grauanthus Fayed
      1. Grauanthus parviflorus Fayed

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Tanzania to DR Congo.

    [FTEA]

    Compositae, H. Beentje, C. Jeffrey & D.J.N. Hind. Flora of Tropical East Africa. 2005

    Habit
    Annual or perennial herb; stems floccose-tomentose with shiny white hairs; stems ribbed.
    Leaves
    Leaves sessile, lyrate-pinnate, to 5.5 cm long and 3 cm wide, the distal pinna large and to 3.5 cm long, the proximal pinnae 2–6, oblong and obtuse, to 1.5 cm long and 0.4 cm wide, the very lamina base auriculate, margins entire or dentate, hairy on both surfaces; distal leaves becoming entire.
    Capitulum
    Capitula in terminal subcorymbose inflorescences; phyllaries 2-seriate, ± equal, lanceolate, to 1.5 mm long, obtuse, ciliate; receptacle convex, tuberculate.
    Florets
    Female florets yellow, 3-seriate, ± 1.7 mm long, tube ventricose, 3–4-toothed, sparsely glandular; central florets with reddish lobes, sparsely glandular; anthers 0.4 mm long with obtuse triangular appendage, style with short branches.
    Fruits
    Achenes yellow, subcylindrical, 0.8–1 mm long, sparsely pilose.
    Habitat
    No habitat given; ± 500 m
    Distribution
    T7

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Tanzania, Zaïre

    Grauanthus parviflorus Fayed appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Mitt. Bot. Staatssamml. München 15: 486 (1979)

    Accepted by

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

    Literature

    Flora of Tropical East Africa
    • Fayed in Mitt. Bot. Staats., München 15: 486 (1979).

    Sources

    Flora of Tropical East Africa
    Flora of Tropical East Africa
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2020. 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 2020. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0