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This genus is accepted, and its native range is Tropics & Subtropics.

[FTEA]

Compositae, H. Beentje, C. Jeffrey & D.J.N. Hind. Flora of Tropical East Africa. 2005

Morphology General Habit
Perennial herbs of wet habitats
Morphology Leaves
Leaves opposite
Morphology Reproductive morphology Inflorescences Capitulum
Capitula axillary, sessile or subsessile, radiate or disciform; involucre with 4–6 phyllaries in opposite pairs, the outer leafy; paleae sheathing the florets
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Florets
Ray florets in 1–several rows, female, the ray short, 3–4-dentate, or absent; disc florets hermaphrodite, fertile or the innermost sterile, tubular, 5-lobed; anthers obtuse at base, with terminal appendage; style arms linear, puberulous
Morphology Reproductive morphology Fruits
Achenes surrounded by paleae, oblong, compressed; pappus absent.

Native to:

Argentina Northeast, Assam, Bangladesh, Benin, Brazil Northeast, Brazil South, Burkina, Cambodia, China South-Central, Congo, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, East Himalaya, Ecuador, Ethiopia, Galápagos, Ghana, Guinea, Gulf of Guinea Is., Hainan, Haiti, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Jawa, KwaZulu-Natal, Laos, Malaya, Mexico Southeast, Mozambique, Myanmar, New South Wales, Nigeria, Northern Territory, Pakistan, Peru, Philippines, Puerto Rico, Queensland, Senegal, Sudan, Thailand, Togo, Uruguay, Venezuela, Vietnam, West Himalaya, Zambia, Zaïre, Zimbabwe

Introduced into:

Bolivia, Colombia, Madagascar, Paraguay

Enydra Lour. appears in other Kew resources:

First published in Fl. Cochinch. 2: 510 (1790)

Accepted by

  • Roskov Y. & al. (eds.) (2018). Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands.

Literature

Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia

  • WCVP (2021). World Checklist of Vascular Plants, version 2.0. Facilitated by the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet; http://wcvp.science.kew.org/ Retrieved 28 April 2021

Flora of West Tropical Africa

  • —F.T.A. 3: 372.

Flora of Tropical East Africa

  • Fl. Cochinch. 2: 510 (1790)
  • Lack in Willdenowia 10: 3–12 (1990)

Flora of Tropical East Africa
Flora of Tropical East Africa
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Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0