1. Family: Asteraceae Bercht. & J.Presl
    1. Psiadia Jacq.

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

    [FTEA]

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

    Habit
    Shrubs or small trees, rarely climbers (not in East Africa); stems glandular and viscid when young
    Leaves
    Leaves alternate, often viscid, entire or serrulate
    Capitulum
    Capitula in terminal corymbs, disciform or radiate; phyllaries in several series, the outermost smallest, imbricate; receptacle naked or with scale-like projections
    Florets
    Marginal florets in 1 to several rows, with ray or 2–3-dentate; central florets functionally male, tube narrowly funnel-shaped, anthers with obtuse base
    Fruits
    Achenes scarcely compressed, 3–10-ribbed, pubescent; pappus of uniseriate barbellate setae, very shortly united at base.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Angola, Botswana, Cape Provinces, Comoros, Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia, India, Kenya, Libya, Madagascar, Malawi, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Northern Provinces, Rodrigues, Réunion, Saudi Arabia, Socotra, Somalia, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Tanzania, Uganda, Yemen, Zimbabwe

    Psiadia Jacq. appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Pl. Hort. Schoenbr. 2: 13, t. 152 (1797)

    Accepted by

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

    Literature

    Flora of Tropical East Africa
    • A.J. Scott in Fl. Masc. 109: 80 (1993)
    • Wild in Kirkia 10: 23 (1975)
    • Oliv. & Hiern in F.T.A. 3: 319 (1877)
    • DC., Prodr. 5: 318 (1836)
    • Pl. Rar. Hort. Schoenbr. 2: 13, t. 152 (1800)

    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