African Plant Database

Gerbera piloselloides (L.) Cass.
Protologue : Dict. Sci. Nat., ed. 2 18: 461 (1821)
Information on the genus : Gerbera
Basionym : Arnica piloselloides L.
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Arnica piloselloides L. (1760)
 Perdicium piloselloides (L.) Hiern
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Gerbera candollei (DC.) Sch. Bip.
=Arnica hirsuta Forssk.
=Gerbera hirsuta (Forssk.) Less. (1832)
=Piloselloides hirsuta (Forssk.) C. Jeffrey (1967)
=Gerbera aberdarica R.E. Fr.
=Gerbera schimperi Sch. Bip.
=Pseudoseris rutenbergii Baill. (1881)
=Lasiopus candollei DC. (1838)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: perennial- Herb- Ht 0.06 - 0.45 m. Alt 0 - 1891 m. Distribution: LES, EC, FS, GA, KN, LP, MP, NW, WC, SWZ
Biol./Eco : Herb; distribution: Africa. Naturalised in Madagascar.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • EXELL, A. & WILD, H. (1992). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 6[1]: 48-49
  • DARBYSHIRE, I. KORDOFAMI, M. & AL. (2015). The plants of Sudan and South Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing : 366

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • OLIVER, D., DYER, W.T.T.; PRAIN, D.; HILL, A.W. (1877). Flora of Tropical Africa 3: 445 
  • Fl. Trop. E. Africa Compositae[1]: 12-13 (2000)
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