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Inuleae

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taxon links [up-->]Jasonia [up-->]Asteriscus [up-->]Pallenis [up-->]Telekia Not Monophyletic[down<--]Helianthodae Interpreting the tree
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Containing group: Helianthodae

References

Anderberg, A. A., Eldenas, P., Bayer, R. J., Englund, M. 2005. Evolutionary relationships in the Asteraceae tribe Inuleae (incl. Plucheeae) evidenced by DNA sequences of ndhF; with notes on the systematic positions of some aberrant genera. Org. Divers. Evol. 5: 135-146.

Anderberg, A. A. and P. Eldenas. 2007. Tribe Inuleae. Pages 374-391 in Families and Genera of Vascular Plants, vol. VIII, Flowering Plants, Eudicots, Asterales (J. W. Kadereit and C. Jeffrey, eds.). Springer-Verlag, Berlin.

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Scientific Name Pallenis spinosa
Location Crete, Greece
Specimen Condition Live Specimen
Source Pallenis Spinosa
Source Collection Flickr
Image Use creative commons This media file is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial License - Version 2.0.
Copyright © 2007 Claire Forrest
Scientific Name Telekia speciosa
Location cultivated at Orto Botanico delle Viote (Monte Bondone)
Specimen Condition Live Specimen
Body Part flowers
Source telekia speciosa coppia
Source Collection Flickr
Image Use creative commons This media file is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs License - Version 2.0.
Copyright © 2006 Davide e Paola
Scientific Name Jasonia glutinosa
Location AlÚs de Balaguer, Catalonia, Spain
Specimen Condition Live Specimen
Source Te de roca (Jasonia glutinosa)
Source Collection Flickr
Image Use creative commons This media file is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike License - Version 2.0.
Copyright © 2007 Ferran Turmo Gort
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