Gyrodoma Wild

Wild, H. (1975) The Compositae of the Flora Zambesiaca area. 4. Astereae. Kirkia 10(1) 1-72

Description of the genus

Annual. Leaves alternate, pinnatifid. Capitula radiate, solitary at ends of branches. Receptacle dome-like. Ray florets female, 1-rowed, with white to pale blue elongate ligules. Disk florets bisexual, yellow, 5-dentate. Anthers 5. Achenes slightly flattened, pubescent. Pappus rudimentary, of very minute (c. 0.1 mm) scales.

Worldwide: 1 species occurring only in coastal Mozambique

Mozambique: 1 taxon.

Gyrodoma hispida

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SpeciesFZ divisionsContent
hispida (Vatke) Wild[End]Z,T,MS,GIDescription, Image

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External websites:

African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Gyrodoma
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Gyrodoma
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Gyrodoma
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Gyrodoma
Google: Web - Images - Scholar
iNaturalist: Gyrodoma
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Gyrodoma
JSTOR Plant Science: Gyrodoma
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Gyrodoma
Plants of the World Online: Gyrodoma
Tropicos: Gyrodoma
Wikipedia: Gyrodoma

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave 2007-23

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2023). Flora of Mozambique: Genus page: Gyrodoma., retrieved 21 September 2023

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