Pulicaria steinbergii 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
N3, E of Wadi “Gurguris”, Merla, Azzaroli & Fois s.n. (FT holo.).
Morphology General Habit
Shrub or woody herb, much branched, the branches puberulous and glabrescent; capitula on densely leafy shoots
Morphology Leaves
Leaves narrowly spatulate, fleshy, 7–12´3–4 mm, near apex with 1–2 teeth on each side, apex often recurved, with many sunken glands, often convolute
Morphology Reproductive morphology Inflorescences
Capitula terminal, solitary, homogamous, on stalks 15–25 mm long; involucre 4.5–5 mm long; phyllaries pale yellow, obtuse, glabrous
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Florets
Florets few, shiny yellow, c. 5 mm long, glabrous
Morphology Reproductive morphology Fruits
Achenes c. 1.5 mm long, sparsely pilose, 10-ribbed; outer pappus of mostly free scales 0.2–0.3 mm long; inner pappus of many bristles c. 4 mm long.
Distribution
N3 not known elsewhere.
Ecology
Altitude c. 100 m.

Native to:

Somalia

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

First published in Phanerogam. Monogr. 14: 239 (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

  • 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