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This genus is accepted, and its native range is Africa to Arabian Peninsula.
Solanecio angulatus

[FSOM]

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

Morphology General Habit
Perennial herbs, shrubs or small trees, sometimes climbing
Morphology Leaves
Leaves entire to pinnatifid
Morphology Reproductive morphology Inflorescences
Capitula few or many, paniculate-corymbose, discoid; phyllaries uniseriate, with an outer series of linear bracts forming a calyculus, receptacle without paleae
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Florets
Florets mostly yellow, tubular-campanulate, 5-lobed; style branches truncate
Morphology Reproductive morphology Fruits
Achenes oblong, ribbed; pappus of many slender barbellate bristles.
Distribution
Genus of 16 species in tropical Africa, Madagascar and Yemen.

[FTEA]

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

Morphology General Habit
Perennial herbs, often scandent, rarely shrubs or small trees
Morphology Leaves
Leaves alternate, entire to pinnatilobed, often somewhat succulent
Morphology Reproductive morphology Inflorescences Capitulum
Capitula discoid, in paniculate-corymbose inflorescences
Morphology Reproductive morphology Inflorescences Bracts Involucre
Involucre calyculate; receptacle epaleate
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Florets
Florets yellow; anthers obtuse to sagittate at base, appendaged at apex; style branches truncate, sometimes with a tuft of fused papillae
Morphology Reproductive morphology Fruits
Achenes ribbed; pappus of many fine bristles.

Native to:

Angola, Benin, Burundi, Cameroon, Comoros, Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Ghana, Gulf of Guinea Is., Ivory Coast, Kenya, KwaZulu-Natal, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mozambique, Nigeria, Northern Provinces, Rwanda, Saudi Arabia, Sierra Leone, Somalia, Sudan, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Yemen, Zambia, Zaïre, Zimbabwe

Solanecio (Sch.Bip.) Walp. appears in other Kew resources:

First published in Repert. Bot. Syst. 6: 273 (1846)

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 M. Thulin [updated by M. Thulin 2008]

Flora of Tropical East Africa

  • Rep. 6: 273 (1846)

Flora of Somalia
Flora of Somalia
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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 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. 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