9078.000 Pulicaria Gaertn.

Wild, H. (1980) The Compositae of the Flora Zambesiaca area, 12. Inuleae (continued). Kirkia 12(1) 23-113

Description of the genus

Annual or perennial herbs. Leaves alternate, sessile. Capitula solitary or in terminal corymbs, heterogamous; outer radiate florets female; disk florets bisexual. Phyllaries 2-3-seriate. Receptacular scales 0. Achenes cylindric, 4-ribbed and 4-angled, setulose-pubescent on the angles. Pappus 2-seriate; outer of short scales sometimes connate into a crown; inner of longer setae.

Worldwide: c.80 species in temperate and warm Eurasia

Zimbabwe: 1 taxon.

Pulicaria scabra

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scabra (Thunb.) DruceN,W,C,E,SDescription, Image

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ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Pulicaria
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Pulicaria
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GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network) taxonomy for plants report for Pulicaria
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Pulicaria
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Pulicaria

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-19

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2019). Flora of Zimbabwe: Genus page: Pulicaria.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/genus.php?genus_id=1506, retrieved 26 April 2019

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