Title

Sphaeromeria, a genus closer to Artemisia than to Tanacetum (Asteraceae: Anthemideae)

Document Type

Article

Journal/Book Title/Conference

Brittonia

Volume

28

Issue

2

Publisher

Springer Verlag

Publication Date

1976

First Page

255

Last Page

262

DOI

DOI 10.2307/2805836

Abstract

A new species,Sphaeromeria ruthiae, from Zion National Park, and three new combinations,S. martirensis,S. compacta, andS. potentilloides var.nitrophila, are presented. Morphological and anatomical evidence is used to support the recognition ofSphaeromeria as distinct fromTanacetum.