1. Family: Asteraceae Bercht. & J.Presl
    1. Genus: Thymophylla Lag.
      1. Thymophylla tenuiloba (DC.) Small

        This species is accepted, and its native range is SE. U.S.A. to NE. Mexico.

    [FTEA]

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

    Habit
    Annual or perennial herb 10–30 cm high; stems puberulous.
    Leaves
    Leaves usually alternate, pinnatifid, 1.5–3 cm long, the 9–13 segments filiform, aromatic.
    Capitulum
    Capitula terminal and solitary; peduncle 3–5 cm long; involucre 5–6 mm long, 1-seriate.
    Florets
    Ray florets yellow, ray 3–4 mm long; disc florets yellow, ± 2.5 mm long.
    Fruits
    Achenes ± 3 mm long; pappus of 10 oblong scales, each with 3 aristae at apex.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Alabama, Florida, Louisiana, Mexico Northeast, Mississippi, South Carolina, Texas

    Introduced into:

    Bahamas, Cayman Is., Hawaii, Leeward Is., Masachusettes, Mauritius, Palestine, Queensland, Windward Is.

    Thymophylla tenuiloba (DC.) Small appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Berlandier, J.L. [2063], Texas K001065673 Unknown type material
    Berlandier, J.L. [3174] K001065675
    Palmer, E. [697], Texas K001065674

    First published in Fl. S.E. U.S. 1295, 1341 (1903)

    Accepted by

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

    Literature

    Flora of Tropical East Africa
    • D.J.N. Hind in Fl. Masc. 109: 225 (1993)
    • R. O. Williams, Useful and Ornamental Plants in Zanzibar and Pemba p. 301 (1949), as tenuifolium.
    • Small, Fl. SE U.S.: 1295 (1903).
    • SYN. Hymenatherum tenuilobum DC., Prodr. 5: 642 (1836).

    Sources

    Flora of Tropical East Africa
    Flora of Tropical East Africa
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