Sphaeranthus senegalensis DC.

First published in Prodr. 5: 370 (1836)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Tropical Africa, Indian Subcontinent to Indo-China, Jawa. It is an annual and grows primarily in the seasonally dry tropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Andaman Is., Assam, Bangladesh, Benin, Burkina, Chad, China South-Central, Congo, East Himalaya, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, India, Jawa, Laos, Mali, Mauritania, Mozambique, Myanmar, Nepal, Nicobar Is., Nigeria, Senegal, Somalia, Sri Lanka, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Vietnam, Zambia, Zimbabwe

Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

Classification

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POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Gosline, G., Bidault, E., van der Burgt, X., Cahen, D., Challen, G., Condé, N., Couch, C., Couvreur, T.L.P., Dagallier, L.M.J., Darbyshire, I., Dawson, S., Doré, T.S., Goyder, D., Grall, A., Haba, P., Haba, P., Harris, D., Hind, D.J.N., Jongkind, & al. (2023). A Taxonomically-verified and Vouchered Checklist of the Vascular Plants of the Republic of Guinea. Nature, scientific data 10, Article number: 327: [1]-[12].
  • Koyama, H., Bunwong, S., Pornpongrungrueng, P. & Hind, D.J.N. (2016). Flora of Thailand 13(2): 143-428. The Forest Herbarium, Royal Forest Department.
  • Roskov Y. & al. (eds.) (2018). Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands.

Flora of West Tropical Africa

  • Berhaut Fl. Sén. 170.
  • Prod. 5: 370 (1836)
  • Ross-Craig in Hook. Ic. Pl., ser. 5, 6: 25, t. 3502B

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Gosline, G., Bidault, E., van der Burgt, X., Cahen, D., Challen, G., Condé, N., Couch, C., Couvreur, T.L.P., Dagallier, L.M.J., Darbyshire, I., Dawson, S., Doré, T.S., Goyder, D., Grall, A., Haba, P., Haba, P., Harris, D., Hind, D.J.N., Jongkind, & al. (2023). A Taxonomically-verified and Vouchered Checklist of the Vascular Plants of the Republic of Guinea. Nature, scientific data 10, Article number: 327: [1]-[12].
  • Koyama, H., Bunwong, S., Pornpongrungrueng, P. & Hind, D.J.N. (2016). Flora of Thailand 13(2): 143-428. The Forest Herbarium, Royal Forest Department.

Flora of Tropical East Africa

  • C.D. Adams in Flora of West Tropical Africa ed. 2, 2: 267, fig. 257 (1963).
  • DC., Prodr. 5: 370 (1836).
  • Robyns in Bulletin of Miscellaneous Information, Kew 1924: 197 (1924).
  • Ross-Craig in Hook., Ic. Pl. ser. 5, 6: 25, t. 3502b (1954).

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Jan 1, 1995 Speke; Grant [s.n.] K000274163 Unknown Type Material Yes
Perrottet [431] Senegal K000274139 Unknown Type Material Yes
Perrottet [431] Senegal K000274138 Type Yes
Chev. [1042] Mali K000274137 Type Yes
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 3179] Burma Sphaeranthus africanus K001118699 Unknown Type Material Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 3179] Sphaeranthus africanus K001118701 Unknown Type Material Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 3179] Sphaeranthus africanus K001118697 Unknown Type Material Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 3179] India Sphaeranthus africanus K001118695 Unknown Type Material Yes
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 3179] Burma Sphaeranthus africanus K001118700 Unknown Type Material Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 3179] Sphaeranthus africanus K001118696 Unknown Type Material Yes
Gomez, W. [Cat. no. 3179] Burma Sphaeranthus africanus K001118698 Unknown Type Material Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 3179] India Sphaeranthus africanus K001118694 Unknown Type Material Yes

Sources

  • Flora of Tropical East Africa

    • Flora of Tropical East Africa
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  • Flora of West Tropical Africa

    • Flora of West Tropical Africa
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  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

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  • IUCN Categories

    • IUCN Red List of Threatened Species
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  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0