1. Family: Lamiaceae Martinov
    1. Lagochilus Bunge ex Benth.

      1. This genus is accepted, and its native range is Temp. 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
    Shrubs, subshrubs or perennial herbs with woody rootstocks, with or without spines in leaf-axils, glabrous or sparsely hirsute with simple hairs
    Leaves
    Leaves entire or mostly palmatifid with spinose-mucronate or rounded lobes
    Inflorescences
    Inflorescence thyrsoid or racemoid, with up to 5-flowered cymes
    Bracteoles
    Bracteoles spinescent
    Calyx
    Calyx slightly zygomorphic, (4-)5-lobed, lobes subequal or unequal (3/2), posterior often longer, lobes spreading or erect, oblong to broadly ovate, often spinose-mucronate, equalling or longer than tube
    Corolla
    Corolla strongly 2-lipped, 5-lobed (2/3), white, yellowish-white, rarely pink, posterior lip long, straight, shallowly hooded, densely villous outside, 2-lobed, lobes sometimes 2-toothed, anterior lip with lateral lobes acute or emarginate, median lobe ob
    Stamens
    Stamens not or shortly exserted from corolla-tube, filaments complanate, anthers glabrous or hairy, thecae distinct
    Stigma
    Stigma-lobes equal
    Fruits
    Nutlets trigonous, obovoid, apex truncate or rounded, glabrous, pilose or glandular.
    Note
    2n = 22, 34.  About 40 species.
    Ecology
    Dry slopes, valleys, deserts
    Distribution
    Iran to Mongolia, Russia (S. Siberia), Northwestern China and N. Pakistan.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Afghanistan, China North-Central, Inner Mongolia, Iran, Kazakhstan, Kirgizstan, Mongolia, Pakistan, Tadzhikistan, Transcaucasus, Turkmenistan, Tuva, Uzbekistan, West Himalaya, Xinjiang

    Lagochilus Bunge ex Benth. appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Labiat. Gen. Spec.: 640 (1834)

    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.

    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
    • Lagochilopsis Knorring, Novosti Sist. Vyssh. Rast. 1966: 197 (1966).
    • Chlainanthus Briq. in H.G.A.Engler & K.A.E.Prantl, Nat. Pflanzenfam. 4(3a): 257 (1896).
    • Yermoloffia Bél., Voy. Indes Or.: t. s.n. (1846).
    • Lagochilus Bunge ex Benth., Lab. Gen. et Sp. 640 (1834)

    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