Taxon: Dimorphotheca ecklonis DC.

 
Genus: Dimorphotheca
Family: Asteraceae (alt.Compositae)
Subfamily: Asteroideae
Tribe: Calenduleae
Nomen number: 14146
Place of publication: Prodr. 6:71. 1838 ("1837")
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 03-Jun-2011 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 03-Jun-2011
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard, as Osteospermum ecklonis; Krussmann, as Osteospermum ecklonis)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • SOUTHERN AFRICA: South Africa [Eastern Cape]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Arnold, T. H. & B. C. De Wet, eds. Plants of southern Africa: names and distribution. Mem. Bot. Surv. S. Africa no. 62. 1993 (Pl SAfr)
  2. Funk, V. A. et al., eds. Systematics, evolution, and biogeography of Compositae. 2009 (Syst Evol Biog Comp) 531.
  3. Germishuizen, G. & N. L. Meyer, eds. Plants of southern Africa: an annotated checklist. Strelitzia 14. 2003 (Pl SAfr ed2)

Check other web resources for Dimorphotheca ecklonis DC. :

  • SIBIS: South African National Biodiversity Institute's (SANBI) Integrated Biodiversity System
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=14146. Accessed 18 June 2018.