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Cladus: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Divisio: Magnoliophyta
Classis: Magnoliopsida
Ordo: Asterales
Familia: Asteraceae
Subfamilia: Asteroideae
Tribus: Senecioneae
Genus: Abrotanella
Species: A. caespitosa - A. emarginata - A. fertilis - A. forsteroides - A. inconspicua - A. linearifolia - A. linearis - A. muscosa - A. nivigena - A. patearoa - A. purpurea - A. pusilla - A. rostrata - A. rosulata - A. scapigera - A. spathulata - A. submarginata - A. trichoachaenia - A. trilobata

Name

Abrotanella Cass.

References

* UniProt Consortium. Retrieved on 2008-04-15[1]

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Abrotanella is a genus in the family Asteraceae, of about 20 species, native to New Guinea, Australia, New Zealand and temperate South America.

They are usually small plants, sometimes not reaching more than a few millimeters above the ground, although some form cushions in bolster heaths reaching up to a metre in diameter.

Species

* Abrotanella caespitosa Petrie ex Kirk
* Abrotanella crassipes Skottsb.
* Abrotanella diemii Cabrera
* Abrotanella emarginata (Gaudich.) Cass.
* Abrotanella fertilis Swenson
* Abrotanella filiformis Petrie[verification needed]
* Abrotanella forsteroides Benth.
* Abrotanella inconspicua Hook.f.
* Abrotanella linearifolia A.Gray
* Abrotanella linearis Bergg.

* Abrotanella papuana S.Moore
* Abrotanella purpurea Swenson
* Abrotanella pusilla Hook.f.
* Abrotanella rostrata
* Abrotanella rosulata Hook.f.
* Abrotanella scapigera Benth.[verification needed]
* Abrotanella spathulata Hook.f.
* Abrotanella submarginata A.Gray
* Abrotanella trichoachaenia Cabrera
* Abrotanella trilobata Swenson

Rhamphogyne rhynchocarpa was formerly placed here.

References

* Data related to Abrotanella at Wikispecies
* Swenson U. 1995. Systematics of Abrotanella, an amphi-Pacific genus of Asteraceae (Senecioneae). Pl. Syst. Evol. 197. (1-4): 149-193.
* Wagstaff, Steven J.; Breitwieser, Ilse & Swenson, Ulf 2006. Origin and relationships of the austral genus Abrotanella (Asteraceae) inferred from DNA sequences. Taxon 55(1):95-106.
* "Genus Abrotanella". UniProt Consortium. http://beta.uniprot.org/taxonomy/316967. Retrieved 2008-04-15.

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