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This species is accepted, and its native range is NW. Somalia.

[FSOM]

M. Thulin. Flora of Somalia, Vol. 1–4 [updated 2008] https://plants.jstor.org/collection/FLOS

Distribution
“Gaan Libah” area, not known elsewhere.
Morphology General Habit
Subshrub, 0.1–0.3 m tall; young stems densely whitish tomentose
Morphology Leaves
Leaves sessile, leathery; blade narrowly oblong-elliptic (but due to revolute margin usually appearing linear), up to 14–22 × 2.5–5 mm, above slightly tomentose, below whitish tomentose, margin entire or with up to 3 obscure teeth at each side, revolute
Morphology Reproductive morphology Inflorescences
Inflorescences spicate, very dense, spherical, with the flowers irregularly arranged along the short rhachis, 12–18 mm in diam.; flowers sessile
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Calyx
Calyx tubular, 6–7 mm long, villous; lobes c. 1.2 mm long, upper and lateral broadly triangular, lower triangular
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Corolla
Corolla 10–12 mm long, white; tube 4.5–6 mm long; lip 5–6 × 3.5–4.5 mm
Morphology Reproductive morphology Fruits
Nutlets c. 2 × 1.1 mm, reticulate, glabrous.

Native to:

Somalia

Teucrium somalense Ryding appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Hansen, O. [6440] K000192982 Unknown type material

First published in Edinburgh J. Bot. 55: 217 (1998)

Accepted by

  • Thulin, M. (ed.) (2006). Flora of Somalia 3: 1-626. The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Literature

Flora of Somalia

  • Flora Somalia, (2000) Author: by O. Ryding [updated by M. Thulin 2008]

Flora of Somalia
Flora of Somalia
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