1. Family: Scrophulariaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Buddleja Houst. ex L.
      1. Buddleja axillaris Willd. ex Roem. & Schult.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is E. Tanzania, Comoros, Madagascar.

    [FTEA]

    Loganiaceae, E. A. Bruce & J. Lewis. Flora of Tropical East Africa. 1960

    Habit
    Shrub with pale brown 4-angled slightly winged branches, glabrescent; stipules large, foliaceous, about 0.6 cm. long, 1.0 cm. wide.
    Leaves
    Leaves sessile, narrowly elliptic, up to 16 cm. long, 4 cm. wide, acuminate-caudate, cuneate-attenuate below to a 0.5 mm. broad base, entire, glabrous above, glabrous but glandular beneath.
    Inflorescences
    Racemes about 5 cm. long; flowers sessile in spaced whorls.
    Corolla
    Corolla yellow, the tube more than twice the length of the calyx.
    Ovary
    Ovary ovoid, bilocular, glandular.
    Fruits
    Fruit 4 mm. long, 3 mm. broad, partly enclosed by the persistent calyx.
    Figures
    Fig. 7/2, p. 39.
    Habitat
    Upland rain-forest, in open spaces; 1380 m.
    Distribution
    not known elsewhere T6

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Comoros, Madagascar, Tanzania

    Buddleja axillaris Willd. ex Roem. & Schult. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 2008 Luke, W.R.Q., Mwangoka, M. [11376], Tanzania K000438757
    Jan 1, 1971 Hildebrandt, J.M. [3671], Madagascar K000426698 isotype
    Jan 1, 1971 Hildebrandt, J.M. [1666], Comoros K000426699 holotype

    First published in Syst. Veg., ed. 15 bis 3: 97 (1818)

    Accepted by

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

    Sources

    Flora of Tropical East Africa
    Flora of Tropical East Africa
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    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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    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/
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