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This genus is accepted, and its native range is S. Tropical Africa, W. Indian Ocean.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

[FTEA]

Compositae, H. Beentje, C. Jeffrey & D.J.N. Hind. Flora of Tropical East Africa. 2005

Morphology General Habit
Annual or biennial herb
Morphology Leaves
Leaves alternate, small, woolly-hairy
Morphology Reproductive morphology Inflorescences Capitulum
Capitula small, aggregated in dense terminal glomerules, disciform; receptacle paleate, with linear, laciniate paleae; phyllaries 2–3-seriate, the innermost longest
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Florets
Outer florets in several series, female, filiform; inner florets few, hermaphrodite; anthers sagittate, with acuminate apices; style bifid with short obtuse arms
Morphology Reproductive morphology Fruits
Achenes laterally compressed; pappus of free barbellate bristles, 1-seriate.

Native to:

Comoros, Madagascar, Mauritius, Zambia, Zimbabwe

Neojeffreya Cabrera appears in other Kew resources:

First published in Hickenia 1: 160 (1978)

Accepted by

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

Literature

Flora of Tropical East Africa

  • Anderb. in Plant Syst. & Evol. 176: 159 (1991)
  • in Hickenia 1 (30): 160 (1978)
  • in K. Bremer, Asteraceae Clad. & Class.: 301 (1994)

Flora of Tropical East Africa
Flora of Tropical East 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