African Plant Database

Dicoma tomentosa Cass.
Protologue : Bull. Sci. Soc. Philom. Paris 12 (1818)
Information on the genus : Dicoma
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Dicoma gnaphaloides Mattei (1908)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: annual- Dwarf shrub, Herb- Ht up to 1 m. Alt 305 - 1525 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM, LP, MP

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Ethnobotany of the Kwanyama Ovambos : 62 (1985).
  • Fl. Trop. E. Africa Compositae[1]: 14 (2000)
  • Fl. Trop. E. Africa Compositae[1]: 15 (2000)

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Fl. Egypt (Boulos) 3: 182 (2002).
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under chg
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
carte afrique num 96249
Record n°96249
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