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  1. Family: Stilbaceae Kunth
    1. Halleria L.

      1. This genus is accepted, and is native to Africa and Asia-Temperate..

    [FZ]

    Scrophulariaceae, D. Philcox. Flora Zambesiaca 8:2. 1990

    Habit
    Shrubs or small trees, glabrous.
    Leaves
    Leaves opposite, petiolate, ovate or elliptic, dentate or subentire.
    Flowers
    Flowers subfascicled in axillary clusters.
    Inflorescences
    Pedicels bibracteolate.
    Calyx
    Calyx 3–5-lobed, subrotate or cup-shaped, persistent.
    Corolla
    Corolla 4–5-lobed, bilabiate, tube curved or straight, inflated above to funnel-shaped, upper lip bilobed, lower lip shortly 3-lobed, lobes subequal, all much shorter than tube.
    Androecium
    Stamens 4, staminode absent, didynamous, subequal, usually exserted, filaments filiform, inserted subcentrally on corolla tube; anther cells diverging, at length divaricate.
    Style
    Style filiform, persistent, usually exserted.
    Ovary
    Ovary bilocular, ovoid; ovules numerous.
    Fruits
    Fruit a berry.
    Seeds
    Seeds compressed, narrowly winged.
    [FTEA]

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

    Habit
    Shrubs or small trees, glabrous.
    Leaves
    Leaves opposite, petiolate, thick and glossy, entire or toothed.
    Flowers
    Flowers usually in fascicles, cauliflorous or among leaves, axillary, pedicellate
    Calyx
    Calyx campanulate, with 3–5 shallow lobes, persistent
    Corolla
    Corolla tubular, curved or straight, inflated in the upper part, obscurely 2-lipped, the upper shortly bilobed, the lower shortly 3-lobed
    Stamens
    Stamens 4, didynamous; filaments inserted at the middle of the corolla tube; anther cells diverging, dehiscing by slit and ± confluent; staminode absent; style filiform; stigma minute
    Ovules
    Ovules numerous in both locules
    Fruits
    Fruit a berry.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Angola, Botswana, Cape Provinces, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Free State, Kenya, KwaZulu-Natal, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Northern Provinces, Saudi Arabia, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda, Yemen, Zambia, Zaïre, Zimbabwe

    Accepted Species

    Synonyms

    Other Data

    Halleria L. appears in other Kew resources:

    Bibliography

    First published in Sp. Pl.: 625 (1753)

    Literature

    Flora Zambesiaca

    • Sp. Pl.: 625 (1753).

    Flora of Tropical East Africa

    • Gen. Pl. ed. 5: 274 (1754)
    • Sp. Pl.: 625 (1753)

    Sources

    Flora Zambesiaca
    Flora Zambesiaca
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0

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

    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