1. Family: Asteraceae Bercht. & J.Presl
    1. Genus: Senecio L.
      1. Senecio navugabensis C.Jeffrey

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

    [FTEA]

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

    Habit
    Perennial herb 25–30 cm high, ? rhizomatous; flowering stems decumbent at base, then erect, glandular-hairy.
    Leaves
    Leaves sessile, narrowly oblong or oblanceolate-oblong, 5.5–9 cm long, 0.4–0.7 cm wide, exauriculate, margins denticulate, apex subobtuse, apiculate, shortly glandular-hairy above and beneath.
    Capitulum
    Capitula discoid, terminal, erect, 4–6 together in dense terminal cymes; stalk of individual heads glandular; involucre 10 mm long, 7–8 mm in diameter; bracts of calyculus ± 6, lanceolate, 4 mm long, glandular; phyllaries 13, narrowly oblong-lanceolate, 9–10 mm long, attenuate, glandular, dark-coloured and slightly bearded at the apex, with narrow scarious margins.
    Florets
    Ray florets 0; disc florets yellow, corolla 8.5–9 mm long, glabrous, lobes 0.7 mm long.
    Fruits
    Mature achenes unknown, but ovary pubescent; pappus 11 mm long, white.
    Habitat
    Edge of swamp; ± 1200 m
    Distribution
    U4 known from only the type

    Distribution

    Senecio navugabensis C.Jeffrey appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Kew Bull. 41(4): 901 (1986)

    Accepted by

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

    Literature

    Flora of Tropical East Africa
    • C.Jeffrey in Kew Bulletin 41: 901 (1986).

    Sources

    Flora of Tropical East Africa
    Flora of Tropical East Africa
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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/
    © 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 2019. 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