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This species is accepted, and its native range is E. Somalia.

[FSOM]

M. Thulin et al. Flora of Somalia, Vol. 1-4 [updated 2008] https://plants.jstor.org/collection/FLOS

Type
16 km N of “Eil”, near the airstrip, Lavranos 7223 (FT holo.)
Morphology General Habit
Stems ascending, yellow- or grey-green with dark markings, 20–40 mm long, c. 10 mm thick, the teeth 4–5 mm long, triangular
Morphology Reproductive morphology Inflorescences
Flowers 1–4 together from perennial peduncles; pedicels horizontally spreading, 20–50 mm long and c. 1.8 mm thick
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Corolla
Corolla cream or yellow, densely spotted with red or uniformly red or yellow, 20–30 mm wide; lobes 6–8 mm long, folded, basally papillate, apical parts densely covered with curved c. 1 mm long hairs; annulus prominent and fleshy, densely papillose
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Corona
Outer corona c. 6 mm wide, from pure cream through cream spotted with brown to uniformly dark brown, with dark brown margin; inner corona-lobes pale cream, with short slightly incurved dorsal horn and inner appendage short, triangular.
Distribution
N3; C1 not known elsewhere.
Ecology
Altitude range 150–200 m.

Native to:

Somalia

Duvalia eilensis Lavranos appears in other Kew resources:

First published in Cact. Succ. J. (Los Angeles) 44: 260 (1972)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (2000). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS D: 1-30141.
  • Thulin, M. (ed.) (2006). Flora of Somalia 3: 1-626. The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Literature

Flora of Somalia

  • Flora Somalia, Vol 3, (2006) Author: by J. Lavranos [updated by M. Thulin 2008]

Flora of Somalia
Flora of Somalia
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Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. 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 2021. 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