Osteospermum calendulaceum

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Osteospermum calendulaceum


Taxonavigation: Asterales 
Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Eudicots
Cladus: Core eudicots
Cladus: Asterids
Cladus: Campanulids
Ordo: Asterales

Familia: Asteraceae
Subfamilia: Asteroideae
Tribus: Calenduleae
Genus: Osteospermum
Species: Osteospermum calendulaceum


Osteospermum calendulaceum L.f., 1782


  • Heterotypic
    • Calendula parviflora Thunb. in Prodr. Pl. Cap. 2: 163 (1800)
    • Oligocarpus calendulaceus Less. in Syn. Gen. Compos.: 90 (1832)


Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Africa
    • Regional: Southern Africa
      • South Africa (Transvaal, Free State, KwaZulu-Natal, Cape Prov.), Swaziland, Lesotho
    • Introduced into:
      • Hawaii, South Australia, Western Australia

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



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