8926.000 Conyza Less. - Fleabanes

Wild, H. (1975) The Compositae of the Flora Zambesiaca area. 4. Astereae. Kirkia 10(1) 1-72

Description of the genus

Annual or perennial herbs or shrubs. Leaves alternate, entire, toothed or pinnatifid. Capitula heterogamous. Phyllaries in 2-many series, narrowly linear, lanceolate or oblong, the outer smaller. Outer female florets white, sordid, greenish or yellow in 2-many series, fertile, filiform, either bearing rays or minutely 3-4(-5)-lobed or truncate. Disk florets whitish-yellow or greenish, bisexual but often sterile, tube with triangular lobes. Pappus accrescent, with numerous barbellate setae.

Worldwide: c.60 species, occurring in temperate and warm areas.

Zimbabwe: 15 taxa.

Conyza aegyptiaca

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SpeciesFZ divisionsContent
aegyptiaca (L.) AitonN,W,C,E,SDescription, Image
attenuata DC.N,W,C,E,SDescription, Image
bonariensis (L.) CronquistN,W,C,E,S
bonariensis agg. (L.) Cronquist[Agg]N,W,C,E,S
canadensis (L.) CronquistN,W,C,E,SDescription, Image
gouanii (L.) Willd.N,W,C,EDescription, Image
limosa O. Hoffm.CDescription, Image
pinnata (L.f.) KuntzeC,EDescription, Image
scabrida DC.W,E
stricta Willd. var. stricta N,CDescription, Image
subscaposa O. Hoffm.E
sumatrensis (Retz.) E. WalkerN,W,C,E,SDescription, Image
tigrensis Oliv. & HiernC
ulmifolia (Burm.f.) KuntzeW,C,EDescription, Image
welwitschii (S. Moore) WildN,C,E,SDescription, Image

Other sources of information about Conyza:

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Flora of Botswana: Conyza
Flora of Caprivi: Conyza
Flora of Malawi: Conyza
Flora of Mozambique: Conyza
Flora of Zambia: Conyza

External websites:

ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Conyza
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Conyza
Google: Web - Images - Scholar
GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network) taxonomy for plants report for Conyza
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Conyza
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Conyza

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-16

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2016). Flora of Zimbabwe: Genus page: Conyza.
http://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/genus.php?genus_id=1480, retrieved 22 October 2016

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