Pulicaria aylmeri Baker

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
N1, “Daimoleh” peak, Aylmer s.n. (K holo.).
Morphology General Habit
Subshrub 20–100 cm high; branches pilose and with stalked glands
Morphology Leaves
Leaves aromatic, obovate to spatulate, 12–22´5–12 mm, base long attenuate, margins irregularly dentate in upper half, apex acute, pilose and glandular
Morphology Reproductive morphology Inflorescences
Capitula terminal in few-headed cymes, homogamous; involucre 6–10 mm long; phyllaries lanceolate, acute to attenuate, pilose, glandular
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Corolla
Corolla yellow, all tubular, 6.5–8 mm long, sparsely glandular
Morphology Reproductive morphology Fruits
Achenes 1.8–2 mm long, 10-ribbed, pubescent; outer pappus of half-connate scales 0.1–0.2 mm long, inner pappus of many deciduous bristles 5–6.5 mm long, slightly flattened.
Distribution
N1, 2; ?C1 not known elsewhere. Thulin & Abdi Dahir 6682 from C1, km 28 Xarardheere–Hobyo, is curiously remote from other localities, but almost certainly this species; it only differs in the short inner pappus (4 mm).
Ecology
Altitude range 0–1360 m.
Vernacular
Ford’ad (Somali).

Native to:

Somalia

Pulicaria aylmeri Baker appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Jan 1, 2000 Aylmer, G.P.V. [278], Somalia K000415360 holotype Yes
Feb 1, 1987 Cole, E. [s.n.], Somalia K000415359 Yes

First published in Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew 1895: 216 (1895)

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