Pulicaria hildebrandtii Vatke

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
N2, coast and foothills of “Ahl” Mts, Hildebrandt 842 (W lecto. & iso.).
Morphology General Habit
Shrublet or woody herb 30–120 cm high, to 40 cm in diam.; branches long-pilose and glandular, glabrescent, sticky
Morphology Leaves
Leaves bright green, slightly obovate, 1.5–5.3´0.7–3 cm, sessile, base narrowed and subcordate to semi-amplexicaul, margins subentire, distally dentate or slightly lobed with sharp triangular lobes, apex acute to mucronate, long-pilose and densely glandular
Morphology Reproductive morphology Inflorescences
Capitula solitary, on stalks to 3 cm long; involucre 7–14 mm long; phyllaries lanceolate, 7–11 mm long, long-pilose and glandular
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Florets
Florets (orange-)yellow, the outer female with a ray 5–6´1.5–2.3 mm, inner bisexual, 7–9 mm long
Morphology Reproductive morphology Fruits
Achene cylindrical, 1.5–2.5 mm long, twice constricted, the middle part much wider than the upper; outer pappus of half-connate scales 0.1–0.2 mm long, inner pappus of bristles 4–6 mm long.
Distribution
N1–3 not known elsewhere.
Ecology
Altitude range 30–1000 m.
Vernacular
Adar, farahaud, lamah (Somali).

Native to:

Somalia

Pulicaria hildebrandtii Vatke appears in other Kew resources:

First published in Oesterr. Bot. Z. 25: 326 (1875)

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