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  1. Family: Asteraceae Bercht. & J.Presl
    1. Genus: Inula L.
      1. Inula stolzii Mattf.

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

    [FTEA]

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

    Habit
    Perennial herb with a basal rosette and an erect flowering stem 0.7–1.2 m high, unbranched except for the inflorescence; stem brown scabrid-pubescent.
    Leaves
    Leaves obovate, the basal ones to 68 cm long and 12 cm wide, the cauline ones 5–27 cm long, 3–12 cm wide, base attenuate in the proximal leaves, the more distal ones auriculate and semi-amplexicaul, margins dentate to almost entire, apex obtuse, scabrid-pilose above with tubercle-based hairs, hirsute-tomentellous beneath.
    Capitulum
    Capitula 8–15 mm long, heterogamous, in fairly dense corymbs; stalks of individual capitula 2–5 mm long; phyllaries deep brown, broadly ovate (outermost) to linear, 3–12 mm long, >2 mm wide, margins often erose, acute, pubescent, the inner ciliate.
    Florets
    Florets dark brown; outer florets few, tube cylindric, 4.3–5.5 mm long, lobes 0.3 mm long, style 5.5–6.7 mm long; inner florets tubular to narrowly infundibuliform, tube 4.5–6 mm long, lobes 0.5–0.8 mm long, glandular and sparsely pilose; anthers yellow, 3 mm long, at length much exserted; style 6–7.5 mm long.
    Fruits
    Achenes cylindric, 1.7–3 mm long, glabrous; pappus white to reddish, 3–5 mm long.
    Habitat
    On streambanks in deep gullies or ravines; 2250–2400 m
    Distribution
    not known elsewhere T7

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Tanzania

    Other Data

    Inula stolzii Mattf. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 1996 Stolz, A. [2618] K000415275
    Jan 1, 1996 Stolz, A. [2618] K000415276

    Bibliography

    First published in Beibl. Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 133: 18 (1924)

    Accepted by

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

    Literature

    Flora of Tropical East Africa

    • Mattf. in A. Engler, Botanische Jahrbücher für Systematik, Pflanzengeschichte und Pflanzengeographie 59, Beibl. 133: 18 (1924).

    Sources

    Flora of Tropical East Africa
    Flora of Tropical East Africa
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    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
    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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