Dasysphaera tomentosa

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Taxonavigation: Caryophyllales 
Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Eudicots
Cladus: Core eudicots
Ordo: Caryophyllales

Familia: Amaranthaceae s.l.
Cladus: Amaranthaceae s.str.
Subfamilia: Amaranthoideae
Genus: Dasysphaera
Species: Dasysphaera tomentosa



Dasysphaera tomentosa Volkens ex Lopr., Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 27(1-2): 53. (1899)

  • Type: Tanzania: Kilimanjaro, Moshi Rural. Lake Chala. "in der Steppe am Dschallasee". 1894-01-30, Volkens, G.L.A. #1800. Lectotype (designated (as type) by Townsend, Fl. Trop. E. Afr. Amaranthaceae: 79. 1985): Z. Isotypes: BR BR0000008819680, E E00193545, HBG HBG502322, Z.


  • Homotypic
    • Marcellia tomentosa (Volkens ex Lopr.) C.B.Clarke, Fl. Trop. Afr. [Oliver et al.] 6(1.1): 52. (1909)


Native distribution areas:
  • Africa
    • Northeast Tropical Africa
      • NE-Somalia
    • East Tropical Africa
      • S-Kenya, NE-Tanzania

References: Brummitt, R.K. 2001. TDWG – World Geographical Scheme for Recording Plant Distributions, 2nd Edition



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