1. Family: Orobanchaceae Vent.
    1. Pseudosopubia Engl.

      1. This genus is accepted, and is native to Africa..

    [FTEA]

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

    Habit
    Perennial herbs or undershrubs, erect, trailing or ascending, branched or not, glabrous to scabrid or strigose
    Leaves
    Leaves opposite
    Inflorescences
    Inflorescence terminal, racemose; flowers solitary, axillary, bracteate, pedicellate or not, 2-bracteolate
    Calyx
    Calyx tubular to campanulate, 5-lobed; lobes valvate, ± equal
    Corolla
    Corolla tube short, expanding and inflated above; limb oblique, 2-lipped; the lower lip overlapping the upper in bud, 3lobed; the upper lip obovate, shortly bilobed
    Stamens
    Stamens 4, didynamous, included, upper pair of anthers without appendage, lower pair with connective, the upper branch of which bearing one anther, the lower curving upwards and ending in a rounded appendage; anthers monothecal, dehiscing by an apical pore
    Ovary
    Ovary 2locular
    Fruits
    Capsule 2-valved
    Seeds
    Seeds numerous, angular, pitted.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Ethiopia, Kenya, Somalia, Tanzania, Uganda

    Pseudosopubia Engl. appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Annuario Reale Ist. Bot. Roma 7: 28 (1897)

    Literature

    Flora of Tropical East Africa
    • Ann. Ist. Bot. Roma 7: 28 (1897)
    • E.J. 23: 511, t. 13/L–Q (1897)

    Sources

    Flora of Tropical East Africa
    Flora of Tropical East Africa
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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/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0