1. Family: Ranunculaceae Juss.
    1. Anemone L.

      1. This genus is accepted, and its native range is Temp. & Subtropical.

    [FTEA]

    Ranunculaceae, E. Milne-Redhead And W. B. Turrill. Flora of Tropical East Africa. 1952

    Habit
    Perennial herbs with lobed or dissected basal leaves
    Leaves
    Often with an involucre of a whorl of 3 leaves (often very much reduced) below the flower
    Flowers
    Flowers regular
    Calyx
    Sepals petaloid, variable in number
    Corolla
    Petals absent
    Stamens
    Stamens indefinite in number, sometimes the outer ones staminodal
    Carpels
    Carpels indefinite in number, uniovulate
    Ovules
    Ovule pendulous
    Fruits
    Achenes with persistent, naked to plumose, styles.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Afghanistan, Alabama, Alaska, Albania, Alberta, Algeria, Amur, Argentina Northeast, Argentina Northwest, Argentina South, Arizona, Arkansas, Assam, Baleares, Bolivia, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, British Columbia, Bulgaria, California, Cape Provinces, Chile Central, Chile South, China North-Central, China South-Central, China Southeast, Colorado, Connecticut, Corse, Cyprus, Delaware, District of Columbia, East Aegean Is., East European Russia, East Himalaya, Ecuador, Egypt, Ethiopia, Florida, France, Free State, Georgia, Greece, Idaho, Illinois, India, Indiana, Inner Mongolia, Iowa, Iran, Iraq, Irkutsk, Italy, Japan, Juan Fernández Is., Kansas, Kazakhstan, Kentucky, Kenya, Khabarovsk, Kirgizstan, Korea, Krasnoyarsk, Kriti, Kuril Is., KwaZulu-Natal, Labrador, Lebanon-Syria, Lesotho, Libya, Louisiana, Magadan, Maine, Malaya, Manchuria, Manitoba, Maryland, Masachusettes, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Mongolia, Montana, Morocco, Myanmar, Nebraska, Nepal, Nevada, New Brunswick, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, Newfoundland, North Carolina, North Dakota, Northwest Territorie, Nova Scotia, Nunavut, Ohio, Oklahoma, Ontario, Oregon, Pakistan, Palestine, Paraguay, Pennsylvania, Peru, Portugal, Qinghai, Québec, Rhode I., Sardegna, Saskatchewan, Sicilia, Sinai, Somalia, South Carolina, South Dakota, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Sumatera, Tadzhikistan, Tanzania, Tasmania, Tennessee, Texas, Tibet, Transcaucasus, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkey-in-Europe, Turkmenistan, Uganda, Uruguay, Utah, Uzbekistan, Vermont, Vietnam, Virginia, Washington, West Himalaya, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Wyoming, Xinjiang, Yakutskiya, Yugoslavia, Yukon, Zaïre

    Introduced into:

    Réunion

    Anemone L. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Kerr, A.F.G. [21167], Laos K000498986
    Kerr, A.F.G. [21167], Laos K000498985
    Goaty, F. [s.n.], France K000692043 Unknown type material

    First published in Sp. Pl.: 538 (1753)

    Accepted by

    • Manning, J.C. & Goldblatt, P. (2013). A taxonomic review of the dry-fruited species of Anemone (Ranunculaceae) in southern Africa Bothalia, A Journal of Botanical Research 43: 1-13.
    • Ehrendorfer, F., Ziman, S.N., König, C., Keener, C.S., Dutton, B.E., Tsarenko, O.N., Bulakh, E.V., Boscaiu, M., Médial, F. & Kästner, A. (2009). Taxonomic revision, phylogenetics and transcontinental distribution of Anemone section Anemone (Ranunculaceae) Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society 160: 312-354.
    • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 529. MIM, Deurne.

    Literature

    Flora of Tropical East Africa
    • Gen. Pl., ed. 5, 241 (1754)

    Sources

    Art and Illustrations in Digifolia
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

    Flora of Tropical East Africa
    Flora of Tropical East Africa
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
    'The Herbarium Catalogue, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet http://www.kew.org/herbcat [accessed on Day Month Year]'. Please enter the date on which you consulted the system.
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

    Interactive Key to Seed Plants of Malesia and Indo-China
    The Malesian Key Group (2010) Interactive Key to Seed Plants of Malesia and Indo-China (Version 2.0, 28 Jul 2010) The Nationaal Herbarium Nederland Leiden and The Royal Botanic Gardens Kew

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2018. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2018. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0