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

[FWTA]

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

Morphology General Habit
An erect glabrous branched annual herb up to 3 ft. high
Morphology Leaves
Simple serrate upper leaves
Morphology Reproductive morphology Inflorescences
Golden-yellow flower-heads 1-2 in. across
Ecology
A weed of fields and grasslands in savanna.

Native to:

Burkina, Cameroon, Central African Repu, Chad, Ghana, Ivory Coast, Nigeria, Togo

Bidens barteri (Oliv. & Hiern) T.G.J.Rayner appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Nov 1, 2008 Cheek, M. [13553], Cameroon K000518731
Jan 1, 2004 Pollard, B.J. [503], Cameroon K000746647
Jan 1, 2004 Biye, E. [103], Cameroon K000746649
Jan 1, 2004 Onana, J.-M. [1874], Cameroon K000746654
Aug 1, 2001 Zapfack, L. [1237], Cameroon K000746885
Aug 1, 2001 Etuge, M. [2309], Cameroon K000746888
Mar 1, 2000 Gosline, G. [199], Cameroon K000746887
Jan 1, 1987 Baikie, W.B. [s.n.], Niger K000410544 lectotype

First published in Phytologia 72: 38 (1992)

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
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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/
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