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Senecio kleinia Verode.jpg
Senecio kleinia
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Asterids
Order: Asterales
Family: Asteraceae
Tribe: Senecioneae
Genus: Kleinia
Mill. 1754 not Guett. 1754 (Asteraceae) nor Jacq. 1760 (Asteraceae) nor Crantz 1766 (Combretaceae) nor Juss. 1803 (Asteraceae)[1]
SynonymsING,[2] GRIN[3]
  • Notonia DC.
  • Notoniopsis B. Nord.
  • Kleinia subg. Notonia (DC.) C.Jeffrey
  • Senecio subg. Kleinia (Mill.) O.Hoffm.
  • Senecio subg. Notonia (DC.) O.Hoffm.

Kleinia is a genus of African flowering plants in the sunflower family.[4][5]

formerly included


  1. ^ Tropicos search for Kleinia
  2. ^ "Kleinia". Index Nominum Genericorum. International Association for Plant Taxonomy. 2006-02-20. Retrieved 2008-05-02. 
  3. ^ a b Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN) (1996-09-17). "Genus: Kleinia Mill.". Taxonomy for Plants. USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program, National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. Retrieved 2008-04-24. 
  4. ^ Miller, Philip. 1754. Gardeners Dictionary...Abridged...fourth edition 2:729
  5. ^ Tropicos, Kleinia Mill.
  6. ^ "Kleinia Mill.". African plants database. South African National Biodiversity Institute, the Conservatoire et Jardin botaniques de la Ville de Genève and Tela Botanica. Retrieved 2008-04-24.