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This species is accepted, and its native range is Central & S. Somalia.

[FSOM]

M. Thulin et al. Flora of Somalia, Vol. 1-4 [updated 2008] https://plants.jstor.org/collection/FLOS

Type
C1, 11–14 km on road between Xarardheere and Hobyo, Thulin & Abdi Dahir 6695 (UPS holo., E, K iso.).
Morphology General Habit
Perennial herb or shrublet; stems prostrate or ascending, up to c. 0.5 m long, ± sparsely pubescent with minute (diam. up to c. 0.2 mm) stellate hairs
Morphology Leaves
Leaves shortly tomentose with stellate hairs, more densely so beneath; petiole 3–10 mm long; blade narrowly lanceolate to ovate or elliptic, 0.7–2 x 0.2–0.8 cm, cuneate to rounded at the base, acute to rounded at the apex, with serrate-dentate margins
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers
Flowers axillary, solitary; pedicels 25–70 mm long, articulated in upper part
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Calyx
Calyx c. 7 mm long, 10-ribbed at the base, tomentose outside, puberulous inside on lobes only, the lobes usually ± spreading from the ripe fruit
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Corolla
Petals c. 10 mm long, orange-yellow, spreading widely
Morphology Reproductive morphology Fruits
Mericarps 7–8, c. 3 mm long, with a pair of less than 0.5 mm long puberulous beaks, almost smooth on back and sides.
Distribution
C1; S2 not known elsewhere.
Ecology
Altitude range 10–150 m.

Native to:

Somalia

Sida longipedicellata Thulin appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
May 6, 2000 Thulin, M. [6695], Somalia K000687886 isotype

First published in Nordic J. Bot. 19: 424 (1999)

Accepted by

  • Thulin, M. (ed.) in Thulin, M. (ed.) (1999). Flora of Somalia 2: 1-303. The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Thulin, M. (ed.) in Thulin, M. (ed.) (1999). Flora of Somalia 2: 1-303. The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Flora of Somalia

  • Flora Somalia, Vol 2, (1999) Author: by M. Thulin [updated by M. Thulin 2008]

Flora of Somalia
Flora of Somalia
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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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