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This genus is accepted, and its native range is Brazil to N. Argentina, Tropical & S. Africa.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

[FTEA]

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

Morphology General Habit
Perennial herbs, shrubs or subshrubs
Morphology Leaves
Leaves alternate, opposite or ternate
Morphology Reproductive morphology Inflorescences
Inflorescence paniculate or corymbose; involucral bracts 4–12 in few series; receptacle glabrous
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Florets
Florets with corolla funnel-shaped or nearly tubular, lobes triangular; anther filaments basally thick, apical anther appendages ovate; style branches linear to filiform or with clavate apices
Morphology Reproductive morphology Fruits
Achenes 5–8-ribbed, often setuliferous with distinct carpopodium; pappus of many scabrid bristles.

Native to:

Angola, Argentina Northeast, Argentina Northwest, Benin, Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Burkina, Central African Repu, Congo, Ethiopia, Gabon, Ivory Coast, Mozambique, Nigeria, Northern Provinces, Paraguay, Sudan, Swaziland, Uruguay, Zambia, Zaïre, Zimbabwe

Stomatanthes R.M.King & H.Rob. appears in other Kew resources:

First published in Phytologia 19: 430 (1970)

Accepted by

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

Literature

Flora of Tropical East Africa

  • Bremer et al. in Aster. Clad. & Class.: 664 (1994)
  • in Phytologia 19: 430 (1970)
  • the Genera of the Eupatorieae: 69 (1987)

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 2021. 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 2021. 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