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This species is accepted, and its native range is W. Tropical Africa to Eritrea.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

[FWTA]

Compositae, C. D. Adams. Flora of West Tropical Africa 2. 1963

Morphology General Habit
A nearly glabrous erect branched annual herb up to about 6 ft. high
Morphology Reproductive morphology Inflorescences
Golden-yellow flower-heads 2-3 in. across.

Native to:

Benin, Burkina, Cameroon, Central African Repu, Chad, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea-Bissau, Ivory Coast, Mali, Nigeria, Senegal, Sudan, Togo

Bidens borianiana (Schweinf.) Cufod. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jan 1, 1983 Barter [933], Niger K000410545 lectotype

First published in Bull. Jard. Bot. Natl. Belg. 37(3, Suppl.): 1136 (1967)

Accepted by

  • Roskov Y. & al. (eds.) (2018). Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands.

Flora of West Tropical Africa
Flora of West Tropical Africa
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Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0