1. Family: Asteraceae Bercht. & J.Presl
    1. Genus: Vernonia Schreb.
      1. Vernonia bambilorensis Berhaut

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

    [FWTA]

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

    Habit
    An erect biennial herb with an ascending-branched almost leafless stem 15-30 in. high
    Leaves
    Leaves mostly in a basal rosette
    Inflorescences
    Flower-heads clustered, about 1/4 in. broad with purple florets.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Cameroon, Mali, Senegal

    Vernonia bambilorensis Berhaut appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Berhaut, R.P. [3220], Senegal K000272854 Unknown type material
    Berhaut, R.P. [3220], Senegal K000272855 Unknown type material

    First published in Bull. Soc. Bot. France Mém. 1953-1954: 7 (1954)

    Accepted by

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

    Literature

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    • Fl. Sén. 172.
    • in Mém. Soc. Bot. Fr. 1953-54: 7 (1954)

    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
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. 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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