Arctopus dregei Sond.
  • Fl. Cap.


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2020): Arctopus dregei Sond. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-0000543424. Accessed on: 05 Jun 2020'

Morphology

Like A. echinatus but leaves without conspicuous marginal teeth and with at most only rudimentary inflexed spines in leaf recesses. Involucel bracts obovate, lateral margins rolled inwards. Fruit with one mericarp aborted, mericarps, slightly rugose, white, not separating when mature.

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    Like A. echinatus but leaves with marginal teeth inconspicuous, inflexed spines absent or rudimentary, involucel bracts obovate, lateral margins rolled inwards, with 1 or 2 lateral bristles, somewhat enlarging and leathery in fruit. Mericarps slightly rugose, not separating.

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    • 3
    • ]. 

    Habitat

    Deep sands and gravel flats.

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    • 2
    • ]. 

    Deep sands and gravel flats.

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    • Source: [
    • 3
    • ]. 

    Distribution

    Coastal S Namaqualand: Koekenaap and St Helena Bay to Paarl.

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    • 2
    • ]. 

    S Namaqualand to Paarl.

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    • Source: [
    • 3
    • ]. 

      Bibliography

    • 1 Fl. Cap.
    • 2 Magee, AR. 2013. Apiaceae. 243 - 248. South African National Biodiversity Institute, Pretoria.
    • 3 Magee, AR; Manning, JC; van Wyk, B-E; Tilney, PM. 2012. Apiaceae: Arctopus L. 320 - 320. South African National Biodiversity Institute, Pretoria.

     Information From

    Apiaceae
    World Flora Online Data. 2017.
    • A CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).
    e-Flora of South Africa
    e-Flora of South Africa. v1.21. 2018. South African National Biodiversity Institute. http://ipt.sanbi.org.za/iptsanbi/resource?r=flora_descriptions&v=1.21
    • B All Rights Reserved
    World Flora Online consortium
    http://www.worldfloraonline.org/organisation/WFO
    World Flora Online Data. 2018.
    • C CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).
    International Union for Conservation of Nature
    https://www.iucn.org/
    IUCN 2016. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2016-2
    • D All Rights Reserved
    International Union for Conservation of Nature v.3
    https://www.iucnredlist.org/
    IUCN 2019. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2019-1.
    • E See IUCN Terms and conditions of use http://www.iucnredlist.org/info/terms-of-use