1. Family: Asteraceae Bercht. & J.Presl
    1. Genus: Helichrysum Mill.
      1. Helichrysum biafranum Hook.f.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Cameroon.

    [FWTA]

    Compositae, C. D. Adams. Flora of West Tropical Africa 2. 1963

    Habit
    An erect slender branched herb up to 10 ft. high with narrowly winged stems
    Inflorescences
    Numerous bright yellow flower-heads about 1/4 in. broad.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Cameroon

    Helichrysum biafranum Hook.f. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 1953 Boughey, A.S. [12656], Cameroon K000052223
    Mann G. [1934p.p.], Cameroon K000052224 Unknown type material

    First published in J. Proc. Linn. Soc., Bot. 7: 202 (1864)

    Accepted by

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

    Literature

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    • F.T.A. 3: 351.
    • in J. Linn. Soc. 7: 202(1862)

    Sources

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    Flora of West Tropical Africa
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    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
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    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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