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

Other sources of information about Gyrodoma:

External websites:

ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Gyrodoma
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Gyrodoma
Google: Web - Images - Scholar
GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network) taxonomy for plants report for Gyrodoma
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Gyrodoma
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Gyrodoma

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave 2007-19

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2019). Flora of Mozambique: Genus page: Gyrodoma.
https://www.mozambiqueflora.com/speciesdata/genus.php?genus_id=2219, retrieved 25 March 2019

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