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This genus is accepted, and its native range is Africa, Arabian Peninsula, India, Sri Lanka.
Psiadia viscosa

[FTEA]

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

Morphology General Habit
Shrubs or small trees, rarely climbers (not in East Africa); stems glandular and viscid when young
Morphology Leaves
Leaves alternate, often viscid, entire or serrulate
Morphology Reproductive morphology Inflorescences Capitulum
Capitula in terminal corymbs, disciform or radiate; phyllaries in several series, the outermost smallest, imbricate; receptacle naked or with scale-like projections
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers 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
Morphology Reproductive morphology Fruits
Achenes scarcely compressed, 3–10-ribbed, pubescent; pappus of uniseriate barbellate setae, very shortly united at base.

Native to:

Angola, Botswana, Cape Provinces, Comoros, Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia, India, Kenya, Libya, Madagascar, Malawi, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Northern Provinces, Oman, 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 (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)
  • DC., Prodr. 5: 318 (1836)
  • Oliv. & Hiern in F.T.A. 3: 319 (1877)
  • Pl. Rar. Hort. Schoenbr. 2: 13, t. 152 (1800)
  • Wild in Kirkia 10: 23 (1975)

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