1. Family: Asteraceae Bercht. & J.Presl
    1. Delamerea S.Moore

      1. This genus is accepted, and is native to Ethiopia and Kenya..

    [FTEA]

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

    Habit
    Procumbent herb
    Leaves
    Leaves alternate
    Capitulum
    Capitula solitary, subsessile, (sub)terminal, disciform; phyllaries in few series, hard, squarrose, the inner longer and narrower; receptacle flat, epaleate
    Florets
    Outer florets 2–3-seriate, female, with gradually narrowing tube and 2–3 minute lobes; inner florets hermaphrodite, 5-lobed; anthers briefly tailed, style papillose with short filiform branches
    Fruits
    Achenes ellipsoid, compressed, pilose; pappus of few bristles.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Ethiopia, Kenya

    Delamerea S.Moore appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in J. Bot. 38: 457 (1900)

    Accepted by

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

    Literature

    Flora of Tropical East Africa
    • in K. Bremer, Asteraceae Clad. & Class.: 299 (1994)
    • Anderb. in Plant Syst. & Evol. 176: 158 (1991)
    • in J. B. 38: 457 (1900)

    Sources

    Flora of Tropical East Africa
    Flora of Tropical East Africa
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0

    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/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0