Aspilia kotschyi (Sch. Bip.ex Hochst.) Oliv.
var. alba Berhaut

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Aspilia kotschyi var. alba

Photo: Helen Pickering
Livingstone: dirt road to Maramba lodge, on right going towards the lodge

Aspilia kotschyi var. alba

Photo: Helen Pickering
Livingstone: dirt road to Maramba lodge, on right going towards the lodge

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Status: Native
Description:
See var. kotschyi for general description. This variety is clearly distinguished by the ray-florets being white.
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Derivation of specific name: alba: white
Habitat: As a weed in disturbed areas.
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Worldwide distribution: As for var. kotschyi but generally less common
Mozambique distribution: N,Z
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Content last updated: Friday 31 July 2009
Literature:

Mapaura, A. & Timberlake, J. (eds) (2004). A checklist of Zimbabwean vascular plants Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 33 Sabonet, Pretoria and Harare Page 23.

Wild, H. (1966). The African Species of the Genus Aspilia Thouars Kirkia 5(2) Pages 204 - 205.

Wild, H. (1967). The Compositae of the Flora Zambesiaca area. 1. Heliantheae. Kirkia 6(1) Pages 40 - 41.

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Flora of Malawi: Aspilia kotschyi var. alba
Flora of Zambia: Aspilia kotschyi var. alba
Flora of Zimbabwe: Aspilia kotschyi var. alba

External websites:

African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Aspilia kotschyi
African Plant Database: Aspilia kotschyi
Biodiversity Explorer (Biodiversity of southern Africa): Aspilia kotschyi
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Aspilia kotschyi
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Aspilia kotschyi
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Aspilia kotschyi
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Aspilia kotschyi
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Aspilia kotschyi
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GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network): Aspilia kotschyi
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Aspilia kotschyi
JSTOR Plant Science: Aspilia kotschyi
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Aspilia kotschyi
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Aspilia kotschyi
The Plant List (version 1.1): Aspilia kotschyi
Tropicos: Aspilia kotschyi


Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave 2007-18

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2018). Flora of Mozambique: Species information: Aspilia kotschyi var. alba.
https://www.mozambiqueflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=160420, retrieved 20 July 2018

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