African Plant Database

Pentanema indicum (L.) Y. Ling
Protologue : Acta Phytotax. Sin. 10: 179 (1965)
Information on the genus : Pentanema
Basionym : Inula indica L.
Status for SA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
Status for TA : accepted (indigenous)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Inula indica L.
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Vicoa auriculata Cass.
=Vicoa leptoclada (Webb) Dandy
=Inula leptoclada Webb (1849)
=*Conyza kotschyi (Sch. Bip. ex Schweinf. & Asch.) Sch. Bip. ex Schweinf. & Asch. (1867)
=*Varthemia kotschyi Sch. Bip. ex Schweinf. & Asch.
=*Inulaster kotschyi Sch. Bip. ex Hochst.
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: annual- Herb- Ht 0.4 - 1 m. Alt 200 - 1200 m. Distribution: NW

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • (2002). Flora of Tropical East Africa Compositae[2]: 334-336
  • Cat. Pl. Vasc. Burkina Faso:160 (2012)
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and South Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing
  • César J. & C. Chatelain (2019). Flore illustrée du Tchad. Conservatoire et Jardin botaniques de Genève, Coopération Suisse & Univ. N'Djaména

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Rechinger, Karl Heinz (1980). Flora Iranica. Graz 145: 96
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Record n°95673 modified 2007-04-19
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