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This species is accepted, and its native range is Ethiopia to NE. Uganda.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

[FTEA]

Compositae, H. Beentje, C. Jeffrey & D.J.N. Hind. Flora of Tropical East Africa. 2005

Morphology General Habit
Annual herb 0.2–1.8 m high; stems often striped reddish below, simple or branched, sparsely pubescent or glabrous.
Morphology Leaves
Leaves ovate to deltoid in outline, bipinnatisect, 3–8 cm long, 2–4 cm wide, segments linear or narrowly lanceolate, 1–4.5 mm wide, hispid-pubescent mainly on main vein and margins; petiole to 20 mm long.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Inflorescences Capitulum
Capitula terminal, in lax cymes; peduncle to 6 cm long; involucre 3–5 mm long; outer phyllaries 5–10, pubescent and punctate, inner phyllaries 6–8, orange-brown, sparsely hairy; paleae yellow-brown, 3–5 mm long.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Florets
Ray florets yellow, neuter, 5–8, rays 4–12x3.5–5 mm, striate, tube 0.8–1.3 mm long; disc florets yellow, 2.5–4 mm long.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Fruits
Achenes black, 1.8–3.6 mm long, hairy or glabrous, margins often with corky wings; aristae 2, antrorsely barbed, (1–)2–4 mm long or sometimes absent.
Habitat
ocky outcrops, short grassland; 900–2200 m
Distribution
U1 U3

Native to:

Ethiopia, Sudan, Uganda

Bidens negriana (Sherff) Cufod. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jan 1, 1987 Friis, I. [322], Sudan K000410523 isotype
Jan 1, 1983 Snowden, J.D. [411], Uganda K000410612 holotype
Jan 1, 1983 Thomas [4385], Uganda K000410613 isotype
Jan 1, 1983 Thomas [4051], Uganda K000410614 holotype
Jan 1, 1983 Hazel, C. [699], Uganda K000410615 holotype

First published in Bull. Jard. Bot. Natl. Belg. 37(3, Suppl.): 1139 (1967)

Accepted by

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

Literature

Flora of Tropical East Africa

  • Cufod., Enumeratio Plantarum Aethiopiae Spermatophyta (Supplement in Bull. Jard. Bot. Nat. Belg.) p. 1139 (1967).
  • Mesfin in Kew Bulletin 48: 481 (1993).
  • Mesfin in Symb. Bot. Upsal. 24: 56, fig. 30 (1984)

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