1. Family: Asteraceae Bercht. & J.Presl
    1. Prenanthes L.

      1. This genus is accepted, and is native to Europe, Asia-Tropical, Africa and Asia-Temperate..

    [FTEA]

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

    Habit
    Perennial herbs
    Leaves
    Leaves alternate
    Capitulum
    Capitula often in pendent, often elongate, paniculate inflorescences; involucre cylindrical; receptacle naked
    Florets
    Florets with long style
    Fruits
    Achenes cylindric or fusiform; pappus of stiff, rather coarse barbellate bristles.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Albania, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Corse, Czechoslovakia, Denmark, East Himalaya, Ethiopia, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, India, Italy, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kirgizstan, Myanmar, North Caucasus, Norway, Poland, Romania, Rwanda, Spain, Sumatera, Switzerland, Transcaucasus, Turkey, Ukraine, Yugoslavia, Zaïre

    Prenanthes L. appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Sp. Pl. 2: 797 (1753)

    Accepted by

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

    Literature

    Flora of Tropical East Africa
    • K. Bremer, Asteraceae Clad. & Class.: 185 (1994)
    • L., Gen. Pl., ed. 5: 349 (1754)
    • Sp. Pl.: 797 (1753)

    Sources

    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 2018. 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 2018. 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