Gerbera L.

First published in Opera Var.: 247 (1758)
This genus is accepted
The native range of this genus is Tropical & S. Africa to China and Indo-China, Lesser Sunda Islands (Bali).

Distribution

Native to:

Angola, Assam, Burundi, Cameroon, Cape Provinces, Central African Repu, China South-Central, China Southeast, Congo, East Himalaya, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Free State, Hainan, Kenya, KwaZulu-Natal, Laos, Lesotho, Lesser Sunda Is., Madagascar, Malawi, Mozambique, Myanmar, Nepal, Northern Provinces, Somalia, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Thailand, Tibet, Togo, Uganda, Vietnam, Yemen, Zambia, Zaïre, Zimbabwe

Introduced into:

Benin, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, El Salvador, Fiji, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Jawa, Korea, Mauritius, Nicaragua, Panamá, Réunion, Trinidad-Tobago, Tubuai Is.

Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

Accepted Species

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • (2016). http://dx.doi.org/10.12705/653.7. epublication.
  • Roskov Y. & al. (eds.) (2018). Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands.

Flora of West Tropical Africa

  • Brenan in Mem. N.Y. Bot. Gard. 8: 488 (1954)
  • F.T.A. 3: 445
  • Taxon 9: 160 (1960).Nom. cons.
  • in Bull. Sci. Soc. Philom. Paris 1817: 34

Flora Zambesiaca

  • C. Jeffrey in Kew Bull. 21: 211 (1967).
  • H.V. Hansen in Opera Bot. 78: 5–36 (1985).
  • Hilliard, Compos. Natal: 586 (1977).
  • Opera Var.: 247 (1758) nom. conserv.
  • Wild in Kirkia 8: 202 (1972).

Flora of Somalia

  • Flora Somalia, (2000) Author: by H. Beentje [updated by M. Thulin 2008]
  • Hansen in Opera Bot. 78: 1–36 (1985).

Flora of Tropical East Africa

  • C. Jeffrey in K.B. 21: 211 (1967)
  • H.V. Hansen in Nordic J. Bot. 5: 451-453 (1985)
  • H.V. Hansen in Nordic J. Bot. 8: 61 (1988)
  • H.V. Hansen in Opera Bot. 78: 1–36 (1985)
  • K. Bremer, Asteraceae Clad. & Class.: 100 (1994), nom. conserv.
  • Opera Varia: 247 (1758)

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Sources

  • Flora Zambesiaca

    • Flora Zambesiaca
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
  • Flora of Somalia

    • Flora of Somalia
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
  • Flora of Tropical East Africa

    • Flora of Tropical East Africa
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2023. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2023. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0