Criscianthus Grossi & J.N. Nakaj.

Grossi, M.A., Katinas, L. & Nakajima, J.N. (2013) Criscianthus, a new genus of Eupatorieae (Asteraceae) with a key to members of the tribe in Africa Phytotaxa 141(1) 25-39

Description of the genus

Derivation of name: combining the name of Jorge VĂ­ctor Crisci (1945- ), botanist from Argentina with expertise in systematics and biogeography of Asteraceae; and anthos (Gr) meaning flower.

Worldwide: 1 species in northern Zambia and Malawi

Malawi: 1 taxon.

Criscianthus zambiensis

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zambiensis (R. M. King & H. Rob.) Grossi & J.N. Nakaj.[NrEnd][EN]NDescription, Image

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Flora of Zambia: Criscianthus

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Criscianthus
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Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Criscianthus
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Tropicos: Criscianthus
Wikipedia: Criscianthus

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2014-24

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2024). Flora of Malawi: Genus page: Criscianthus., retrieved 23 April 2024

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