1. Family: Asteraceae Bercht. & J.Presl
    1. Genus: Senecio L.
      1. Senecio burtonii 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
    A robust herb up to about 4 ft. high with grooved stems
    Leaves
    Leathery leaves
    Indumentum
    Stems usually greyish-white and leaves variably so beneath
    Inflorescences
    Flower-heads numerous about 1/2 in. long with conspicuous yellow rays
    Ecology
    In montane grassland.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Cameroon

    Senecio burtonii Hook.f. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 1953 Morton, J.K. [6999], Cameroon K000518475
    Jan 1, 1952 Boughey, A.S. [6862], Cameroon K000518478
    Jan 1, 1652 Boughey, A.S. [6955], Cameroon K000518477
    Keay, R.W.J. [28629], Cameroon K000518460
    Keay, R.W.J. [FHI 28406], Cameroon K000518462
    Dalziel, J.M. [8320], Cameroon K000518456
    Maitland, T.D. [920], Cameroon K000518455
    Maitland, T.D. [844], Cameroon K000518458
    Maitland, T.D. [0sn.151], Cameroon K000518473
    Maitland, T.D. [0sn.152], Cameroon K000518474
    Maitland, T.D. [0sn.152], Cameroon K000518476
    Boughey, A.S. [10656], Cameroon K000518471
    Boughey, A.S. [GC 11039], Cameroon K000518472
    Thorold, C.A. [CM 10], Cameroon K000518457
    Hutchinson, J. [52], Cameroon K000518463
    Hutchinson, J. [52], Cameroon K000518464
    Mann, G. [1929] K000311460
    Mann, G. [1246] K000311458
    Mann, G. K000311459
    Brenan, J.P.M. [9386], Cameroon K000518459
    Brenan, J.P.M. [9386], Cameroon K000518470
    Johnston, H.H. [12/86], Cameroon K000518465
    Migeod, F. W. H. [178], Cameroon K000518453
    Migeod, F. W. H. [178], Cameroon K000518454
    Hambler, D. J. [193], Cameroon K000518468
    Diestel [613], Cameroon K000518467

    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: 416.
    • in J. Linn. Soc. 7: 202 (1864)

    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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