1. Family: Acanthaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Blepharis Juss.
      1. Blepharis pungens Klotzsch

        This species is accepted, and its native range is S. Tropical Africa.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Malawi, Mozambique, Zambia, Zimbabwe

    Blepharis pungens Klotzsch appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 1997 Hornby, R.M. [2743], Mozambique K000394233 neotype
    Jan 1, 1997 Johnson [98], Mozambique K000394234 lectotype

    First published in W.C.H.Peters, Naturw. Reise Mossambique 6(1): 211 (1861)

    Accepted by

    • Vollesen, K. (2013). Flora Zambesiaca 8(5): 1-184. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Govaerts, R. (1996). World Checklist of Seed Plants 2(1, 2): 1-492. MIM, Deurne.

    Sources

    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.
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2020. 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 2020. 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