1. Family: Asteraceae Bercht. & J.Presl
    1. Genus: Helichrysum Mill.
      1. Helichrysum formosissimum Sch.Bip.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Ethiopia to E. Central & E. Tropical Africa.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Ethiopia, Kenya, Rwanda, Sudan, Tanzania, Uganda, Zaïre

    Helichrysum formosissimum Sch.Bip. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 1953 Dummer, R. A. [3320], Uganda K000274597 Unknown type material
    Jun 1, 1946 Scott Elliot, G.F. [8010], Uganda K000274598 Unknown type material
    Uganda 16261.000
    Schimper [672], Ethiopia K000274439 isotype
    Schimper [672], Ethiopia K000274437
    Schimper [672], Ethiopia K000274438
    Petit [s.n.] K000274440 isotype
    Allt, G. [85], Kenya K000372671
    Jan 1, 1953 Volkens, G. [1519], Tanzania Helichrysum formosissimum subsp. volkensii K000274599 Unknown type material

    First published in 3: 173 (1845)

    Accepted by

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

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2020. 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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