Pulicaria aualites Chiov.

This species is accepted, and its native range is Somalia.

[FSOM]

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

Type
N3, “El Uncud”, Puccioni & Stefanini 1013 (FT syn.) & between “Hongolo” and “Hariri”, Puccioni & Stefanini 741 (FT syn.).
Morphology General Habit
Shrublet 30–50 cm high, densely branched, branches sparsely pilose when very young, glandular
Morphology Leaves
Leaves subsucculent, obovate to spatulate, 10–12´2.5–5 mm, margins entire, rounded and apiculate, sparsely pilose when very young, glabrescent, densely glandular
Morphology Reproductive morphology Inflorescences
Capitula solitary and terminal on stalks to 2 cm long; involucre 4–6 mm long; phyllaries lanceolate, acute, glabrous, glandular
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Corolla
Corolla yellow; ray florets 5.5–6 mm long, ray 3–3.5 mm long; disk florets 5–6 mm long
Morphology Reproductive morphology Fruits
Achenes 1.5–1.7 mm long, pilose; outer pappus of partly connate scales 0.5–0.6 mm long, inner pappus of few white bristles 4–5 mm long, distally flattened.
Distribution
N3 not known elsewhere.
Ecology
Altitude range 50–1200 m.

Native to:

Somalia

Pulicaria aualites Chiov. appears in other Kew resources:

First published in Fl. Somala 1: 203 (1929)

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

  • 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