Arctotis L.

Common Name: Arctotis, African Daisy

Family: Compositae

Published in: Sp. Pl. 2: 922. 1753.

Other: Lectotype: A. angustifolia L. (Prop. Brit. Bot. 183. 1929. M.L.Green.) Greek 'arktos' = bear, 'otos' = ear, referring to the scales of the pappus which look like the ears of a bear (Stearn).

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