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This genus is accepted, and its native range is Temp. & Subtropical.

[FSOM]

M. Thulin et al. Flora of Somalia Vol. 1-4 [updated 2008] https://plants.jstor.org/collection/FLOS

Morphology General Habit
Perennial herbs
Morphology Leaves
Basal leaves lobed or dissected; flowering stems with a whorl of 3(–4) often partially united leaves
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers
Flowers regular, conspicuous, usually solitary
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Calyx
Sepals 5–many, petal-like, imbricate
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Corolla
Petals absent
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Androecium Stamens
Stamens numerous, the outer ones sometimes staminodal
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Gynoecium Carpels
Carpels numerous, 1-ovulate
Morphology Reproductive morphology Fruits
Achenes with persistent hooked or straight style.
Distribution
Some 60-70 species (excl. Hepatica Mill. and Pulsatilla Mill.), almost cosmopolitan, especially north temperate.

[FTEA]

Ranunculaceae, E. Milne-Redhead And W. B. Turrill. Flora of Tropical East Africa. 1952

Morphology General Habit
Perennial herbs with lobed or dissected basal leaves
Morphology Leaves
Often with an involucre of a whorl of 3 leaves (often very much reduced) below the flower
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers
Flowers regular
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Calyx
Sepals petaloid, variable in number
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Corolla
Petals absent
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Androecium Stamens
Stamens indefinite in number, sometimes the outer ones staminodal
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Gynoecium Carpels
Carpels indefinite in number, uniovulate
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Gynoecium Ovary Ovules
Ovule pendulous
Morphology Reproductive morphology Fruits
Achenes with persistent, naked to plumose, styles.

Native to:

Afghanistan, Alabama, Alaska, Albania, Alberta, Algeria, Amur, Argentina Northeast, Argentina Northwest, Argentina South, Arizona, Arkansas, Baleares, Bolivia, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, British Columbia, Bulgaria, California, Chile Central, Chile South, China North-Central, China South-Central, China Southeast, Colorado, Connecticut, Corse, Cyprus, Delaware, District of Columbia, East Aegean Is., East European Russia, East Himalaya, Ecuador, Egypt, Ethiopia, Florida, France, Georgia, Greece, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Iran, Iraq, Irkutsk, Italy, Japan, Juan Fernández Is., Kansas, Kazakhstan, Kentucky, Kenya, Khabarovsk, Kirgizstan, Korea, Krasnoyarsk, Kriti, Kuril Is., Labrador, Laos, Lebanon-Syria, Libya, Louisiana, Magadan, Maine, Malaya, Manchuria, Manitoba, Maryland, Massachusetts, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Morocco, Myanmar, Nebraska, Nepal, Nevada, New Brunswick, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, Newfoundland, North Carolina, North Dakota, Northwest Territorie, Nova Scotia, Nunavut, Ohio, Oklahoma, Ontario, Oregon, Pakistan, Palestine, Paraguay, Pennsylvania, Peru, Portugal, Québec, Rhode I., Sardegna, Saskatchewan, Sicilia, Sinai, Somalia, South Carolina, South Dakota, Spain, Sudan, Sumatera, Tadzhikistan, Tanzania, Tennessee, Texas, Tibet, Transcaucasus, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkey-in-Europe, Turkmenistan, Uganda, Uruguay, Utah, Uzbekistan, Vermont, Vietnam, Virginia, Washington, West Himalaya, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Wyoming, Xinjiang, Yakutskiya, Yugoslavia, Yukon, Zaïre

Introduced into:

Réunion

Anemone L. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Kerr, A.F.G. [21167], Laos K000498986
Kerr, A.F.G. [21167], Laos K000498985
Goaty, F. [s.n.], France K000692043 Unknown type material

First published in Sp. Pl.: 538 (1753)

Accepted by

  • Manning, J.C. & Goldblatt, P. (2013). A taxonomic review of the dry-fruited species of Anemone (Ranunculaceae) in southern Africa Bothalia, A Journal of Botanical Research 43: 1-13.
  • Ehrendorfer, F., Ziman, S.N., König, C., Keener, C.S., Dutton, B.E., Tsarenko, O.N., Bulakh, E.V., Boscaiu, M., Médial, F. & Kästner, A. (2009). Taxonomic revision, phylogenetics and transcontinental distribution of Anemone section Anemone (Ranunculaceae) Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society 160: 312-354.
  • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 529. MIM, Deurne.

Literature

Flora of Somalia

  • Flora Somalia, Vol 1, (1993) Author: by M. Thulin [updated by M. Thulin 2008]

Flora of Tropical East Africa

  • Gen. Pl., ed. 5, 241 (1754)

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Flora of Somalia
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Interactive Key to Seed Plants of Malesia and Indo-China
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Kew Backbone Distributions
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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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