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

[FSOM]

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

Type
C1, between “Garbauen” and “Durgale”, Puccioni & Stefanini 414 (FT syn.), between “Scermarca Hassan” and “Tobungab”, Puccioni & Stefanini 584 (FT syn.)
Morphology General Habit
Perennial herb; stems prostrate, up to 50 cm long, appressed pilose
Morphology Leaves
Leaf-blades linear-elliptic, 7–30 x 1–3 mm, cuneate at the base, acute at the apex, glabrous to pilose above, appressed silvery pilose beneath; petiole 0.5–1.5 mm long
Morphology Reproductive morphology Inflorescences
Cymes 1–3-flowered, head-like, silvery pilose; peduncle 12–30 mm long; bracts linear to lanceolate, 4–6 mm long
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Calyx
Sepals linear-lanceolate, the outer 5–8 x 2–3 mm, acuminate, pilose, the inner smaller
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Corolla
Corolla blue to purple, c. 12 mm long, midpetaline areas densely pubescent
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Gynoecium Style
Style c. 3.5 mm long; stigma-lobes c. 2 mm long
Morphology Reproductive morphology Fruits
Capsule globose, c. 4–5 mm in diam. Seeds c. 1.5 mm long, brown, rough.
Distribution
C1 not known elsewhere.
Ecology
Altitude range 30–310 m.
Vernacular
Timafaahiye (Somali).

Native to:

Somalia

Convolvulus stenocladus Chiov. appears in other Kew resources:

First published in Fl. Somala 1: 229 (1929)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.
  • Thulin, M. et al. in Thulin, M. (ed.) (2006). Convolvulaceae Flora of Somalia 3: 221-258. The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Wood, J.R.I., Williams, B.R.M., Mitchell, T.C., Carine, M.A., Harris, D.J. & Scotland, R.W. (2015). A foundation monograph of Convolvulus (Convolvulaceae) PhytoKeys 51: 1-282.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Thulin, M. et al. in Thulin, M. (ed.) (2006). Convolvulaceae Flora of Somalia 3: 221-258. The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Flora of Somalia

  • Flora Somalia, Vol 3, (2006) Author: by M. Thulin [updated by M. Thulin 2008]

Flora of Somalia
Flora of Somalia
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Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. 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