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This species is accepted, and its native range is Cape Prov. to Lesotho and KwaZulu-Natal.
Arctotheca calendula

Native to:

Cape Provinces, Free State, KwaZulu-Natal, Lesotho

Introduced into:

Azores, Baleares, Belgium, California, France, Great Britain, Greece, Kriti, Morocco, New South Wales, New Zealand North, Norfolk Is., Northern Territory, Palestine, Portugal, Queensland, Sardegna, Sicilia, South Australia, Spain, Sweden, Tasmania, Tunisia, Victoria, Western Australia

Arctotheca calendula (L.) Levyns appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
May 4, 2007 Brown, N.E. [s.n.], South Africa K000250005 Unknown type material
Drege [s.n.], South Africa Arctotheca calendulacea K000307353
South Africa Arctotheca calendulacea K000307352
Wright, C. [s.n.], South Africa Arctotheca calendulacea K000307354
Burchell [6471], South Africa Arctotheca calendulacea K000307355

First published in J. S. African Bot. 8: 284 (1942)

Accepted by

  • Dufour-Dror, J.M. & Fragman-Sapir, O. in Dufour-Dror, J.M. (2019). Alien Plant Species in Natural & Disturbed Areas in Israel Alien Invasive Plants in Israel, ed. 2: 1-246. Dan Perry Pub., Nature & Parks Authority, Israel Ministry of Environmental Protection.
  • Retief, E. & Meyer, N.L. (2017). Plants of the Free State inventory and identification guide Strelitzia 38: 1-1236. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.
  • Roskov Y. & al. (eds.) (2018). Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Dufour-Dror, J.M. & Fragman-Sapir, O. in Dufour-Dror, J.M. (2019). Alien Plant Species in Natural & Disturbed Areas in Israel Alien Invasive Plants in Israel, ed. 2: 1-246. Dan Perry Pub., Nature & Parks Authority, Israel Ministry of Environmental Protection.
  • Retief, E. & Meyer, N.L. (2017). Plants of the Free State inventory and identification guide Strelitzia 38: 1-1236. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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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

Kew Science Photographs
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