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This species is accepted, and its native range is Guinea, Mali, Bioko, Cameroon.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

[FWTA]

Compositae, C. D. Adams. Flora of West Tropical Africa 2. 1963

Morphology General Habit
An erect or straggling herb up to 3 ft. high
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Florets
Orange-yellow florets in heads 1/2-3/4 in. across
Morphology Leaves
Leaves sessile, narrowed to the base
Ecology
In mountain grassland.

Native to:

Cameroon, Guinea, Gulf of Guinea Is., Mali

Crassocephalum gracile Milne-Redh. ex Guinea appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
May 1, 2000 Etuge, M. [2234], Cameroon K000746912
May 1, 2000 Cheek, M. [9794], Cameroon K000746921
Jan 1, 1991 Upson, T. [84], Cameroon K000052459
Jan 1, 1969 Magaji, S.O. [1853], Nigeria K000453538
Jan 1, 1960 Morton, J.K. [692], Cameroon K000052461
Jan 1, 1960 Morton, J.K. [732], Cameroon K000052460
Jan 1, 1953 Morton, J.K. [6945], Cameroon K000052462
Aug 1, 1948 Maitland, T.D. [1073], Cameroon K000052465
Jan 1, 1948 Maitland, T.D. [955], Cameroon K000052468
Jan 1, 1948 Maitland, T.D. [847], Cameroon K000052467
Jan 1, 1948 Johnston, H.H. [35], Cameroon K000052469
Brenan, J.P.M. [9374], Cameroon K000453537
Kalbreyer, W. [137], Cameroon K000052470
Adam, J.-.G. [14652], Cameroon K000453536
Maitland, T.D. [650], Cameroon K000052466
Coll. Nat. d'Agric. de Dschang [1727], Cameroon K000052457
Mann G. [1317], Cameroon K000052455 Unknown type material
Breteler, F.J. [207], Cameroon K000052458
Bauer, P.J. [112], Cameroon K000052463
Maitland, T.D. [0s.n.59], Cameroon K000052464

First published in Anales Inst. Bot. Cavanilles 10: 307 (1951)

Accepted by

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

Literature

Flora of West Tropical Africa

  • in Anal. Jard. Bot. Madrid 10, 1: 307 (1951).

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