Anisopappus abercornensis G. Taylor
subsp. abercornensis

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Common names:
Status: Native
Type location:
Derivation of specific name: abercornensis: 0f Abercorn (now Mbala) in northern Zambia where the type specimen was collected.
Habitat: Grassland and woodland
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Worldwide distribution: Only known from northern Zambia.
Zambian distribution (Flora Zambesiaca): N
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Endemic status: Endemic
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Phiri, P.S.M. (2005). A Checklist of Zambian Vascular Plants Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 32 Page 28. As A. abercornensis

Wild, H. (1963). A Revision of the Genus Anisopappus Hook. & Arn. (Compositae) Kirkia 4 Page 59. As A. abercornensis

Wild, H. (1980). The Compositae of the Flora Zambesiaca area, 12. Inuleae (continued). Kirkia 12(1) Pages 88 - 89. As A. abercornensis

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Anisopappus abercornensis
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Anisopappus abercornensis
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Anisopappus abercornensis
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Anisopappus abercornensis
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Anisopappus abercornensis
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Anisopappus abercornensis
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GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network): Anisopappus abercornensis
iNaturalist: Anisopappus abercornensis
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Anisopappus abercornensis
JSTOR Plant Science: Anisopappus abercornensis
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Anisopappus abercornensis
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Anisopappus abercornensis
Plants of the World Online: Anisopappus abercornensis
Tropicos: Anisopappus abercornensis
Wikipedia: Anisopappus abercornensis

Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-23

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2023). Flora of Zambia: Species information: Anisopappus abercornensis subsp. abercornensis., retrieved 2 February 2023

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