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This genus is accepted, and its native range is Central African Republic to Kenya and S. Africa.
Nicolasia sp.

[FTEA]

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

Morphology General Habit
Annual or perennial herbs or subshrubs
Morphology Leaves
Leaves alternate, sessile, entire to dentate
Morphology Reproductive morphology Inflorescences Capitulum
Capitula terminal, solitary or in few-headed panicles, disciform; phyllaries narrow, in 3–7 series, the outermost shortest, the innermost often scarious; receptacle flat, epaleate
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Florets
Outer florets many, female, filiform, distally toothed or lobed; central florets hermaphrodite, with 5 hairy or glandular lobes; anthers tailed proximally, appendiculate distally; style shortly bifid
Morphology Reproductive morphology Fruits
Achenes cylindrical; pappus 1-seriate, of few barbellate bristles.

Native to:

Angola, Botswana, Central African Repu, Kenya, Malawi, Namibia, Northern Provinces, Sudan, Tanzania, Zambia, Zaïre, Zimbabwe

Nicolasia S.Moore appears in other Kew resources:

First published in J. Bot. 38: 458 (1900)

Accepted by

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

Literature

Flora of West Tropical Africa

  • Merxmüller in Mitt. Bot. Staatss. München, 2, 11, 1 (1954).
  • in J. Bot. 38: 458 (1900)

Flora of Tropical East Africa

  • Anderb. in Plant Syst. & Evol. 176: 161 (1991)
  • Merxm. in Mitt. Bot. Staats., München 2: 1-10 (1954)
  • in J. B. 38: 458 (1900)
  • in K. Bremer, Asteraceae Clad. & Class.: 301 (1994)

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/
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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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Plants and People Africa
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