Pulicaria monocephala Franch.

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, “Meraya”, Révoil 61 (P holo.).
Morphology General Habit
Shrub, 25–60 cm high, to 1 m across, branches glabrous, new shoots glutinous
Morphology Leaves
Leaves linear, 30–55´1–2 mm, margins involute, acute, glabrous
Morphology Reproductive morphology Inflorescences
Capitula terminal, solitary, homogamous, on stalks 4–9 cm long; involucre 5–7 mm long; phyllaries lanceolate, acute, glabrous
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Corolla
Corolla yellow, 5–8 mm long of which the lobes c. 1 mm long
Morphology Reproductive morphology Fruits
Achenes 1.3–1.8 mm long, 5–ribbed, glabrous or nearly so; outer pappus of partially connate scales 0.1–0.2 mm long; inner pappus of few bristles 4–6 mm long, distally flattened.
Distribution
N3 not known elsewhere.
Ecology
Altitude range 100–1000 m.

Native to:

Somalia

Pulicaria monocephala Franch. appears in other Kew resources:

First published in Sert. Somal.: 36 (1882)

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