1. Family: Lamiaceae Martinov
    1. Cyclotrichium (Boiss.) Manden. & Scheng.

      1. This genus is accepted, and its native range is W. Asia.

    [LKGF]

    Harley, R.M. et al. (2004). Labiatae, in The Families and Genera of Vascular Plants (K. Kubitzki, ed. in chief) VI: 167-275. Springer-Verlag, Berlin, Heidelberg, New York.

    Habit
    Perennial subshrubs, hairs simple or dendroid
    Leaves
    Leaves entire or toothed
    Inflorescences
    Inflorescence of axillary cymes, sometimes very shortly pedunculate, forming terminal thyrse of 6-many-flowered, usually remote verticillasters
    Bracts
    Bracts, at least the lowest, leaf-like, upper small, inconspicuous
    Bracteoles
    Bracteoles ± inconspicuous, smaller than to equalling calyx
    Calyx
    Calyx weakly 2-lipped, 5-lobed (3/2), lobes triangular-subulate, posterior lobes usually shorter than anterior, calyx-tube cylindrical, straight or shortly curved, 13-nerved, throat hairy
    Corolla
    Corolla resupinate, 2-lipped, 4-lobed (3/1), white or lilac, posterior (lower) lip entire or emarginate, anterior (upper) lip 3-lobed, slightly deflexed, median lobe larger, corolla-tube twisted, annulate near middle
    Stamens
    Stamens 4, ± equal, long-exserted, anthers ellipsoid, thecae 2, parallel, distinct with short connective
    Stigma
    Stigma lobes unequal, ± subulate, posterior lobe longer
    Disc
    Disc weakly 4-lobed
    Fruits
    Nutlets ovoid, smooth, glabrous.
    Distribution
    About eight species in Southwestern Asia.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Iran, Iraq, Lebanon-Syria, Turkey

    Cyclotrichium (Boiss.) Manden. & Scheng. appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Bot. Mater. Gerb. Bot. Inst. Komarova Akad. Nauk S.S.S.R. 15: 336 (1953)

    Accepted by

    • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.

    Literature

    Lamiaceae Key Genus Fact Sheets
    • Harley RM, Atkins S, Budantsev AL, Cantino PD, Conn BJ, Grayer R, Harley MM, de Kok RPJ, Krestovskaja T, Morales R, Paton AJ, Ryding O, and Upson T. 2004. Labiatae, in The Families and Genera of Vascular Plants (K. Kubitzki, ed. in chief) VI: 167-275. Sp
    • Cyclotrichium (Boiss.) Manden. & Scheng., Not. Syst. Leningrad 15: 332-337 (1953).
    • Calamintha sect. Cyclotrichium Boiss. (1879).

    Sources

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Lamiaceae Key Genus Fact Sheets
    Nina Davies, Gemma Bramley and Don Kirkup, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0