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This species is accepted, and its native range is W. & W. Central Tropical Africa.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

[FWTA]

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

Morphology General Habit
An erect herb 2-3 ft. high
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Florets
Pale flesh-coloured florets in heads about 1/2 in. long
Ecology
In clearings in forest.

Native to:

Benin, Cameroon, Congo, Gabon, Gulf of Guinea Is., Ivory Coast, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, Togo, Zaïre

Introduced into:

China Southeast, Taiwan, Windward Is.

Emilia praetermissa Milne-Redh. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
King [182], Sierra Leone 12298.000
Keay, R.W.J. [28065], Nigeria 4752.000
Deighton, F.C. [1188], Sierra Leone K000306797 Unknown type material
Deighton, F.C. [1188], Sierra Leone K000306798 Unknown type material

First published in Kew Bull. 5: 375 (1951)

Accepted by

  • Beentje, H.J. (2021). Flore du Gabon 56: 1-148. Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris.
  • Roskov Y. & al. (eds.) (2018). Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands.

Literature

Flora of West Tropical Africa

  • in Kew Bull. 5: 375 (1951).

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Beentje, H.J. (2021). Flore du Gabon 56: 1-148. Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris.

Flora of West Tropical Africa
Flora of West Tropical Africa
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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/
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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