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Nolletia chrysocomoides (Desf.) Cass.
Family : ASTERACEAE
Protologue : Dict. Sci. Nat., ed. 2 37: 479 (1825)
Information on the genus : Nolletia
Basionym : Conyza chrysocomoides Desf.
 
 
Status
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Conyza chrysocomoides Desf. (1799)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Nolletia arenosa O. Hoffm. (1893)
=Chrysocoma dinteri Muschl. (1911)
=*Conyza pulicarioides Coss. & Durand
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Usually ascending to erect, virgate, rarely caespitose, perennial herb or suffrutex, but also small woody shrubs, up to (0.1–)0.2–0.4(–0.5) m high, mostly divided at the base into a few initially simple stems, only branching upwards into the inflorescences, rarely consisting of a main stem with side branches, these branching into inflorescences; basal part with pale, yellowish brown or reddish bark, herbaceous and green upwards, appressed pubescent, densely to scattered leafy.
Ecology : A very variable species as far as growth form and involucral bracts are concerned.

Bibliography for North Africa :
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Bibliography other :
  • HERMAN, P. P. (2013). Cypsela morphology in the genus Nolletia (Asteraceae, Astereae) and a revision of the genus Phytotaxa 122(1): 32
 
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see under Teline: Biodiversité végétale du sud-ouest marocain
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
Map
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Record n°138509 modified 2016-04-14
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