1. Family: Orobanchaceae Vent.
    1. Nesogenes A.DC.

      1. This genus is accepted, and its native range is E. Tropical Africa, W. Indian Ocean, Pacific.

    [FZ]

    Flora Zambesiaca. Vol 8, Pt 7. Avicenniaceae, R. Fernandes. Nesogenaceae, M.A. Diniz. Verbenaceae, R. Fernandes. Lamiaceae, R. Fernandes. 2005.

    General
    Features as for the family.
    Distribution
    A genus of 7 species, 6 known from islands in the S Pacific and SW Indian Oceans and 1 from east Africa (Kenya, Tanzania and Mozambique).
    Note
    Features as for the family.
    [FTEA]

    Nesogenaceae, W. Marais. Flora of Tropical East Africa. 1984

    Note
    Characters of the family.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Aldabra, Cook Is., Madagascar, Mauritius, Pitcairn Is., Réunion, Tanzania, Tuamotu

    Extinct in:

    Rodrigues

    Nesogenes A.DC. appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in A.P.de Candolle, Prodr. 11: 703 (1847)

    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

    Flora Zambesiaca
    • Kew Bull. 35 : 799 (1981).
    • Marais in Kew Bull. 35: 799 (1981).
    • Prodr. 11: 703 (1847).
    Flora of Tropical East Africa
    • Marais in K.B. 35: 799 (1981)
    • Prodr. 11: 703 (1847)

    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 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