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Genus: Anisopappus

Life > eukaryotes > Archaeoplastida > Chloroplastida > Charophyta > Streptophytina > Plantae (land plants) > Tracheophyta (vascular plants) > Euphyllophyta > Lignophyta (woody plants) > Spermatophyta (seed plants) > Angiospermae (flowering plants) > Eudicotyledons > Core Eudicots > Asterids > Euasterid II > Family: Asteraceae > Tribe: Inuleae

There are 32 species globally, nine of which are found in southern Africa.  

Species native to southern Africa

List from Plants of southern Africa - an online checklist (SANBI), Flora of Zimbabwe and Flora of Mozambique.

Anisopappus chinensis

[= Anisopappus buchwaldii]

Recorded from Zimbabwe.


Anisopappus junodii


Anisopappus kirkii

Recorded from Zimbabwe and Mozambique. See Flora of Zimbabwe.


Anisopappus lastii

Recorded from Zimbabwe and Mozambique.


Anisopappus latifolius


Anisopappus paucidentatus

Recorded from Zimbabwe and Mozambique.


Anisopappus pinnatifidus


Anisopappus pseudopinnatifidus


Anisopappus smutsii



  • Wild, H. 1964. A revision of the genus Anisopappus Hook. & Arn. (Compositae). Kirkia 4: 45-72.


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