1. Family: Lamiaceae Martinov
    1. Tripora P.D.Cantino

      1. This genus is accepted, and its native range is China to Temp. E. 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
    Perennial herb, ill-scented
    Leaves
    Leaves opposite, petiolate, ovate, dentate to crenate
    Inflorescences
    Inflorescence of axillary cymes, lax, grading into terminal, paniculiform thyrse
    Calyx
    Calyx actinomorphic, slightly accrescent, 5-lobed
    Corolla
    Corolla purple with basal part of anterior lobe white, zygomorphic, 5-lobed (4/1), 4 posterior lobes ±similar, anterior lobe larger, emarginate or erose, slightly concave, corolla in bud strongly asymmetrical
    Stamens
    Stamens 4, didynamous, long-exserted, filaments arched, thecae divaricate, confluent at dehiscence
    Pollen
    Pollen triporate, with supratectal spines
    Ovary
    Ovary shallowly 4-lobed
    Stigma
    Stigma-lobes usually unequal
    Disc
    Disc moderately well developed
    Fruits
    Nutlets obovoid, reticulately ridged, puberulent, attachment scar lateral, 0.5-0.7x as long as nutlet
    Endosperm
    Endosperm scanty.
    Note
    One species, Tripora divaricata (Maxim.) P. D. Cantino
    Distribution
    China, Japan, Korea.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    China North-Central, China South-Central, China Southeast, Japan, Korea

    Tripora P.D.Cantino appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Syst. Bot. 23: 380 (1988 publ. 1999)

    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
    • Tripora P. D. Cantino, Syst. Bot. 23: 380 (1999).

    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