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Helichrysum Mill.
    Gard. Dict. Abr. (ed. 4) vol. 1: (1754).

Helichrysum calocladum
Living Plant image: RAKOTOVAO 2489

Credit: Charles Rakotovao

  • Achyrocline (Less.) DC. [sensu Humbert (1962)]

    Reference(s): Humbert, H. (1962)

    Status: this genus has not yet been assessed for species diversity and endemism

    - Species in Fl. Madag: 112 (110 endemic, 2 indigenous non-endemic)

    Species level data entry: not yet complete

    Note: Excluded species: Helichrysum leptolepis DC. based on a Bojer specimen indicated as from Madagascar, was interpreted by Humbert as a labelling error, the plant (now referred to H. candolleanum H.Buek) is only known from mainland Africa; DC. cited a specimen of Helichrysum yuccifolium Lam. collected by Bernier indicated to be from Ste-Marie, this was interpreted by Humbert as a labelling error, the plant is known only from Mauritius.

    Updated on: 18 Jul. 2007

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