Pulicaria attentuata Hutch. & B.L.Burtt

This species is accepted, and its native range is NE. Tropical Africa.

[FSOM]

M. Thulin et al. Flora of Somalia, Vol. 1-4 [updated 2008] https://plants.jstor.org/collection/FLOS

Morphology General Habit
Annual or biennial herb, 10–45 cm high, branches pubescent and glandular
Morphology Leaves
Leaves lanceolate, 1.5–7´0.3–1.5 cm, margins crenate to dentate, pilose to pubescent, densely glandular
Morphology Reproductive morphology Inflorescences
Capitula solitary and terminal on small branchlets, on short or up to 8 cm long stalks; involucre 5–7 mm long; phyllaries linear-lanceolate, attenuate, pubescent and glandular
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Corolla
Corolla yellow, the outer female, 4–5 mm long of which the ray 2–2.5 mm; disk florets 3.5–4.5 mm long, glandular
Morphology Reproductive morphology Fruits
Achenes 1.5–1.8 mm long, 10-ribbed, pubescent; outer pappus of half-connate scales 0.2–0.5 mm long, inner pappus of few white bristles 2–4 mm long, the apex slightly flattened.
Distribution
N1–3; Sudan
Ecology
Altitude range 700–1250 m.

Native to:

Eritrea, Somalia, Sudan

Pulicaria attentuata Hutch. & B.L.Burtt appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Mar 19, 1981 Michelmore, A.P.G. [s.n.], Sudan K000415357 Unknown type material Yes

First published in Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew 1933: 149 (1933)

Accepted by

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

Literature

Flora of Somalia

  • Flora Somalia, (2000) Author: by H. Beentje [updated by M. Thulin 2008]

  • Flora of Somalia

    Flora of Somalia
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0

  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2022. 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 2022. 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