Amellus

Amellus is a genus of flowering plants in the family, Asteraceae described as a genus by Linnaeus in 1759.[2][3]

Amellus
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Amellus

L. 1759, conserved name, not P.Browne 1756 nor Adans. 1763 nor Ortega ex Willd. 1803[1]
Type species
Amellus lychnitis (syn of A. asteroides)

Amellus is native to southern Africa (South Africa, Namibia, Botswana).[4]

Species[5]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Tropicos, search for Amellus
  2. ^ Linnaeus, Carl von. 1759. Systema Naturae, Editio Decima 2: 1225, 1377
  3. ^ Tropicos, Amellus L.
  4. ^ "Flann, C (ed) 2009+ Global Compositae Checklist". Archived from the original on 2014-11-05. Retrieved 2014-11-05.
  5. ^ The Plant List, search for Amellus