Perdicium

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Perdicium
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Perdicium

Type species
Perdicium capense

Perdicium is a genus of African plants in the gerbera tribe within the daisy family.[2][3]

Species[1][4][5][6]

Several dozen species have at one time been considered members of Perdicium. Almost all of them are now regarded as better suited to other genera (Acourtia Ainsliaea Chaptalia Gerbera Haplocarpha Holocheilus Leibnitzia Leucheria Perezia Trixis). Only two remain:

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Flann, C (ed) 2009+ Global Compositae Checklist Archived 2014-11-06 at Archive.today
  2. ^ Linnaeus, Carl von. 1760. Plantae Rariores Africanae 22
  3. ^ Tropicos, Perdicium L.
  4. ^ The Plant List search for Perdicium
  5. ^ Gibbs Russell, G. E., W. G. M. Welman, E. Retief, K. L. Immelman, G. Germishuizen, B. J. Pienaar, M. Van Wyk & A. Nicholas. 1987. List of species of southern African plants. Memoirs of the Botanical Survey of South Africa 2(1–2): 1–152(pt. 1), 1–270(pt. 2).
  6. ^ Hansen, H. V. (1985), A taxonomic revision of the genus Perdicium (Compositae -Mutisieae). Nordic Journal of Botany, 5: 543–546. doi: 10.1111/j.1756-1051.1985.tb01691.x