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This genus is accepted, and its native range is Cosmopolitan.
Pseudognaphalium sp.

[FTEA]

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

Morphology General Habit
Perennial, annual or biennual herbs
Morphology Leaves
Leaves alternate, woolly or glandular, often discolorous
Morphology Reproductive morphology Inflorescences Capitulum
Capitula disciform, in small loose terminal corymbs; receptacle smooth or honeycombed, epaleate; phyllaries in 3–4 rows, subequal, papery and glossy, yellowish to white to brownish, often with a central unthickened area, stereome usually divided
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Florets
Outer florets yellow, female, filiform; inner florets hermaphrodite, fewer than the outer, yellow, lobes glandular, anthers short-tailed, style branches truncate
Morphology Reproductive morphology Fruits
Achenes usually glabrous, with mucilaginous hairs; pappus of barbellate bristles, basally with patent cilia.

[FSOM]

M. Thulin et al. Flora of Somalia, Vol. 1-4 [updated 2008] https://plants.jstor.org/collection/FLOS

Morphology General Habit
Perennial, annual or biennual herbs
Morphology Leaves
Leaves alternate
Morphology Reproductive morphology Inflorescences
Capitula in small loose terminal corymbs, disciform; receptacle epaleate; phyllaries in 3–4 series, subequal. Outer florets yellow, female, filiform; inner florets bisexual, fewer than the outer, yellow, lobes glandular, anthers short-tailed, style-branches truncate
Morphology Reproductive morphology Fruits
Achenes usually glabrous, with mucilaginous hairs; pappus of barbellate bristles, basally with patent cilia.
Distribution
About 100 species, mainly from South and Central America, but several species in Africa and Asia.

Native to:

Afghanistan, Alabama, Alberta, Angola, Argentina Northeast, Argentina Northwest, Argentina South, Arizona, Arkansas, Assam, Belize, Bolivia, Botswana, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, British Columbia, California, Cambodia, Cape Provinces, Chile Central, Chile North, Chile South, China North-Central, China South-Central, China Southeast, Colombia, Colorado, Connecticut, Costa Rica, Delaware, Dominican Republic, East Himalaya, Ecuador, El Salvador, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Florida, Free State, Galápagos, Georgia, Guatemala, Hainan, Haiti, Hawaii, Honduras, Idaho, Illinois, India, Indiana, Iowa, Iran, Jamaica, Japan, Juan Fernández Is., Kansas, Kentucky, Korea, KwaZulu-Natal, Laos, Leeward Is., Lesotho, Louisiana, Madagascar, Maine, Malawi, Manitoba, Maryland, Massachusetts, Mexican Pacific Is., Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nansei-shoto, Nebraska, Nepal, Nevada, New Brunswick, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, New Zealand South, Nicaragua, North Carolina, Northern Provinces, Nova Scotia, Ohio, Oklahoma, Ontario, Oregon, Pakistan, Panamá, Paraguay, Pennsylvania, Peru, Philippines, Prince Edward I., Puerto Rico, Québec, Rhode I., Rwanda, Saskatchewan, South Carolina, South Dakota, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Swaziland, Taiwan, Tennessee, Texas, Thailand, Tibet, Transcaucasus, Turkey, Uruguay, Utah, Venezuela, Vermont, Vietnam, Virginia, Washington, West Himalaya, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Wyoming, Zambia, Zaïre, Zimbabwe

Introduced into:

Azores, Belgium, Cuba, France, Great Britain, Italy, Malaya

Pseudognaphalium Kirp. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Aug 1, 2014 Spruce, R. [5837], Ecuador K000200626
Aug 1, 2014 Spruce, R. [5837], Ecuador K000200627
Spruce, R. [s.n.], Ecuador K000200833
Pearce, R. [s.n.], Bolivia K000959700
Spruce, R. [s.n.], Ecuador K000200832

First published in Trudy Bot. Inst. Akad. Nauk S.S.S.R., Ser. 1, Fl. Sist. Vyssh. Rast. 9: 33 (1950)

Accepted by

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

Literature

Flora of Somalia

  • Flora Somalia, (2000) Author: by H. Beentje [updated by M. Thulin 2008]

Flora of Tropical East Africa

  • Acta Inst. Bot. Acad. Sci. U.R.S.S. or Trudy Bot. Inst. Akad. Nauk SSSR ser. 1, 9: 33 (1950)
  • Anderb. in Opera Bot. 104: 146 (1991)
  • Hilliard & B.L. Burtt in J.L.S. 82: 202 (1981)
  • in K. Bremer, Asteraceae Clad. & Class.: 362 (1994)

Flora of Somalia
Flora of Somalia
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Flora of Tropical East 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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Plants and People Africa
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