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Teesdalia coronopifolia

Lesser Shepherdscress

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Common names

Lesser Shepherdscress


Scientific name

Teesdalia coronopifolia (J.P.Bergeret) Thell.


Conservation status and threats

NOT protected species in Bulgaria.


Description and identification

Teesdalia coronopifolia is an annual herb. Stems (0.6-)1-2(-2.8) dm. Basal leaves: petiole 0.2-2 cm; blade lanceolate in outline, 0.5-3(-4) cm × 0.5-2.5 mm, margins usually lyrate-pinnatifid to pinnatisect, rarely dentate or entire; lateral lobes acute. Cauline leaves 0-3; blade linear. Fruiting pedicels 3-6 mm. Flowers actinomorphic; sepals 0.2-0.6 × 0.2-0.4 mm; petals oblong, 0.5-1.5 × 0.3-0.6 mm; stamens 4, equal; filaments 0.5-1 mm (basal appendage white, ca. 1/2 its length); anthers 0.1-0.2 mm. Fruits 3-3.5 × 3-5 mm. Seeds 0.8-1.2 × 0.7-1 mm. Flowering April-June1.


Habitat

Dry stony places, mostly on calcareous terrain in the foothills and mountains2.


Distribution in Bulgaria

Map of distribution in Bulgaria of Teesdalia coronopifolia by floristic regions3:

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Between 0 and 1000 m altitude4.


General distribution

Map of general distribution5:

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References

1 Teesdalia coronopifolia in Flora of North america @ efloras.org..

2 Вълев, Ст. 1970. В: Флора на Н. Р. България, том IV, издателство на БАН, София.

3 Assyov, B., A. Petrova, D. Dimitrov, R. Vassilev. 2012. Conspectus of the vascular flora of Bulgaria, Bulgarian biodiversity foundation, Sofia.

4 Assyov, B., A. Petrova, D. Dimitrov, R. Vassilev. 2012. Conspectus of the vascular flora of Bulgaria, Bulgarian biodiversity foundation, Sofia.

5 Teesdalia coronopifolia (J.P.Bergeret) Thell | Plants of the World Online | Kew Science.


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