Pulicaria kurtziana 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, “Ahl” Mts, Hildebrandt 841 (BM iso.).
Morphology General Habit
Woody herb or shrublet 30–45 cm high, densely branched, up to 60 cm in diam., branches glabrous, with many stalked glands
Morphology Leaves
Leaves linear, 10–40´1–2 mm, margins involute, apiculate, pilose or glabrous, with dense stalked glands, sticky
Morphology Reproductive morphology Inflorescences
Capitula terminal and solitary or few together, on stalks to 2.5 cm long; involucre 3–4.5 mm long; phyllaries lanceolate, acute, sparsely glandular
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Corolla
Corolla yellow; ray florets 4.5–6 mm long, the ray 2.5–3 mm; disk florets 4.5–6 mm long
Morphology Reproductive morphology Fruits
Achenes 1.2–1.6 mm long, 10-ribbed, glabrous; outer pappus of partially connate scales 0.1–0.2 mm long; inner pappus of few bristles 3–4.5 mm long, distally flattened.
Distribution
N2, 3 not known elsewhere.
Ecology
Altitude range 1–1000 m.
Vernacular
Farahod (Somali).

Native to:

Somalia

Pulicaria kurtziana Vatke appears in other Kew resources:

First published in Oesterr. Bot. Z. 25: 327 (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