Gutenbergia Schultz-Bip.

Gutenbergia is a genus with ca. 25 species from tropical Africa (Mabberley 2008). It is closely related to Vernonia Schreber. A single species, Gutenbergia rueppellii has been recorded as an alien in Belgium.


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