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Genus: Trichogyne

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: Gnaphalieae

The nine species are endemic to southern Africa.  

Species native to southern Africa

List from Plants of southern Africa (POSA) - an online checklist (SANBI)

Trichogyne ambigua


Trichogyne candida


Trichogyne decumbens

[= Ifloga decumbens]

See Karoo wildflowers by David Shearing & Katryn van Heerden p. 166.

Trichogyne lerouxiae


Trichogyne paronychioides


Trichogyne pilulifera


Trichogyne polycnemoides


Trichogyne repens 

Wit Naaldebossie [Afrikaans]

See West Coast wild flowers by John Manning & Peter Goldblatt p. 196.

Trichogyne verticillata


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