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1 June 2011 A New Monotypic Genus, Ananthura, from Tropical Africa (Asteraceae, Vernonieae)
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A new genus, Ananthura H. Rob. & Skvarla (Asteraceae, Vernonieae), is described for Vernonia pteropoda Oliv. & Hiern in Oliv. of Central Africa. The genus has broad median shields on the involucral bracts and lophate, strongly tricolporate pollen. It is placed in the subtribe Gymnantheminae. The name V. urophylla Muschl. is lectotypified.

Harold Robinson and John J Skvarla "A New Monotypic Genus, Ananthura, from Tropical Africa (Asteraceae, Vernonieae)," Novon: A Journal for Botanical Nomenclature 21(2), 251-255, (1 June 2011). https://doi.org/10.3417/2010062
Published: 1 June 2011
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