1. Family: Orobanchaceae Vent.
    1. Bartsia L.

      1. This genus is accepted, and its native range is Europe, Medit to Iran, E. Central & E. African Mountains, Greenland, NE. Canada.

    [FTEA]

    Scrophulariaceae, S.A. Ghazanfar, F.N. Hepper & D. Philcox. Flora of Tropical East Africa. 2008

    Habit
    Annual or perennial herbs, densely pubescent, often glandular
    Leaves
    Leaves opposite, sessile, with revolute, crenate, rarely entire margins
    Flowers
    Flowers solitary, axillary, shortly pedicellate
    Calyx
    Calyx campanulate, unequally 4-lobed, the median clefts usually deeper than lateral ones
    Corolla
    Corolla yellow (in Flora area), white, red or violet-brown, 2-lipped, tubular, the tube longer than the calyx, galeate
    Stamens
    Stamens 4, inserted at the top of the corolla tube, included; anthers bithecal, transverse, bearded
    Gynoecium
    Ovary oblong to subglobose; style entire, dilated at apex
    Fruits
    Capsule oblong
    Seeds
    Seeds numerous, testa reticulate, with longitudinal wings, the wings striate.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Austria, Czechoslovakia, Finland, France, Germany, Great Britain, Greenland, Iceland, Italy, Labrador, Newfoundland, North European Russi, Northwest Territorie, Norway, Nunavut, Québec, Romania, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Ukraine, West Siberia, Yugoslavia

    Bartsia L. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Rico, L. [1278b], Bolivia K000295127

    First published in Sp. Pl.: 602 (1753)

    Accepted by

    • Govaerts, R. (1996). World Checklist of Seed Plants 2(1, 2): 1-492. MIM, Deurne.

    Literature

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    • R. E. Fries in Acta Horti Berg. 8: 63 (1924). Nom. cons.
    • —F.T.A. 4, 2: 458
    Flora of Tropical East Africa
    • Sp. Pl. 2: 2: 602 (1753), nom. conserv.

    Sources

    Colombian resources for Plants made Accessible
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

    Flora of Tropical East Africa
    Flora of Tropical East Africa
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
    'The Herbarium Catalogue, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet http://www.kew.org/herbcat [accessed on Day Month Year]'. Please enter the date on which you consulted the system.

    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