Pulicaria albida E.Gamal-Eldin

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, “Las Anod”, Hemming 2196 (K holo., EA iso.).
Morphology General Habit
Shrub 30–60 cm high, to 60 cm wide; branches much branched, the youngest twigs white-lanate
Morphology Leaves
Leaves spatulate, 8–15´2–6 mm, margins 1–3-dentate, acute, lanate to pubescent, glandular and aromatic. Capitula solitary, shortly stalked; involucre 4–6 mm long; phyllaries lanceolate, acute, the outermost pilose
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Corolla
Corolla yellow; ray florets few, c. 4.5 mm long, the ray c. 1 mm long; disk florets 3–5 mm long, sparsely glandular
Morphology Reproductive morphology Fruits
Achenes 1–1.5 mm long, glabrous or with few hairs near apex; outer pappus of narrow scales 0.2–0.5 mm long, inner pappus of few flattened white bristles 2.5–4 mm long.
Distribution
N2; C2 not known elsewhere.
Ecology
Altitude range 200–1050 m.
Vernacular
Adar (Somali).

Native to:

Somalia

Pulicaria albida E.Gamal-Eldin appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Jun 13, 1979 Hemming, C.F. [2196], Somalia K000415352 holotype Yes

First published in Phanerogam. Monogr. 14: 254 (1981)

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]
  • Gamal-Eldin in Phanerogam. Monogr. 14 (1981)

  • 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