9078.000 Pulicaria Gaertn.

Wild, H. (1980) The Compositae of the Flora Zambesiaca area, 12. Inuleae (continued). Kirkia 12(1) 23-113

Description of the genus

Annual or perennial herbs. Leaves alternate, sessile. Capitula solitary or in terminal corymbs, heterogamous; outer radiate florets female; disk florets bisexual. Phyllaries 2-3-seriate. Receptacular scales 0. Achenes cylindric, 4-ribbed and 4-angled, setulose-pubescent on the angles. Pappus 2-seriate; outer of short scales sometimes connate into a crown; inner of longer setae.

Worldwide: c.80 species in temperate and warm Eurasia

Zambia: 1 taxon.

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Pulicaria
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Wikipedia: Pulicaria

Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-24

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2024). Flora of Zambia: Genus page: Pulicaria.
https://www.zambiaflora.com/speciesdata/genus.php?genus_id=1506, retrieved 25 June 2024

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