8924.000 Adelostigma Steetz

Leistner, O.A. (ed.) (2000) Seed plants of southern Africa: families and genera Strelitzia 10

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

Description of the genus

Erect annual herbs with resin canals. Leaves alternate, linear entire or denticulate. Capitula disciform, solitary, terminal. Florets; outer filiform; central tubular with 5 dark purple longitudinal lines commencing between lobes. Pappus of free barbellate bristles in 1 series, each bristle with adpressed teeth.

Worldwide: 2 species in tropical Africa

Mozambique: 1 taxon.

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athrixioides Steetz[End]GI

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ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Adelostigma
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Adelostigma
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GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network) taxonomy for plants report for Adelostigma
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Adelostigma
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Adelostigma

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave 2007-20

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2020). Flora of Mozambique: Genus page: Adelostigma.
https://www.mozambiqueflora.com/speciesdata/genus.php?genus_id=2221, retrieved 12 August 2020

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