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This species is accepted, and its native range is W. & W. Central Tropical Africa.

[FWTA]

Compositae, C. D. Adams. Flora of West Tropical Africa 2. 1963

Morphology General Habit
Annual herbs
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Florets
White or cream-coloured ligulate florets, sometimes turning purplish on drying
Note
Widespread and variable.

Native to:

Benin, Burkina, Cameroon, Central African Repu, Chad, Ghana, Guinea, Ivory Coast, Mali, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Togo

Aspilia helianthoides (Schumach. & Thonn.) D.Oliver & Hiern appears in other Kew resources:

First published in Fl. Trop. Afr. 3: 381 (1877)

Accepted by

  • Roskov Y. & al. (eds.) (2018). Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands.

Literature

Flora of West Tropical Africa

  • Berhaut Fl. Sén. 69, 70.
  • Chev. Bot. 370, partly
  • in F.T.A. 3: 381 (1877)

Flora of West Tropical Africa
Flora of West Tropical Africa
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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