1. Family: Asteraceae Bercht. & J.Presl
    1. Iphionopsis Anderb.

      1. This genus is accepted, and is native to Africa..

    [FTEA]

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

    Capitulum
    Capitula discoid, homogamous, in terminal corymbs; phyllaries 3–4-seriate, with conspicuous median secretory duct; receptacle epaleate
    Florets
    Florets white, yellow or purple all hermaphrodite, 5-lobed, anthers with short tails
    Seeds
    Pappus of several rows of barbellate bristles.
    Habit
    Shrubs
    Leaves
    Leaves alternate, small, dentate

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Djibouti, Ethiopia, Kenya, Madagascar, Somalia

    Iphionopsis Anderb. appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Nordic J. Bot. 5(1): 52 (1985). (1985)

    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.: 287 (1994)
    • in Pl. Syst. Evol. 176: 113 (1991)
    • in Nordic Journ. Bot. 5: 52 (1985)

    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 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