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Genus: Dichrocephala

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: Astereae

Four species, native to tropical and subtropical Africa, Madagascar and Asia. Dichrocephala integrifolia and Dichrocephala chrysanthemifolia are the only species 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.

Dichrocephala chrysanthemifolia

Recorded from Mozambique.


Dichrocephala integrifolia

See Flora of Zimbabwe.



  • Fayed, A. 1979. Revision der Grangeinae (Asteraceae - Astereae). Mitteilungen der Botanischen Staatssammlung München 15: 450-512.


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