1. Family: Orobanchaceae Vent.
    1. Lindenbergia Lehm.

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

    [FTEA]

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

    Habit
    Undershrubs or perennial herbs, branched, usually glandular-villous
    Leaves
    Leaves opposite or the upper alternate, dentate
    Flowers
    Flowers axillary, solitary or in terminal spikes or racemes, shortly pedicellate
    Bracts
    Bracts similar to leaves but smaller
    Calyx
    Calyx campanulate, 5-lobed, lobes ± equal, divided to middle
    Corolla
    Corolla bilabiate, tube narrowly cylindric; upper lip emarginate or 2-lobed, lower lip longer, 3-lobed
    Stamens
    Stamens 4, didynamous, included; filaments filiform, anther thecae stipitate, all fertile
    Gynoecium
    Ovary glabrous (in our plants) or pilose; style filiform; stigma sub-clavate
    Fruits
    Capsule ovoid, dehiscence loculicidal, valves entire
    Seeds
    Seeds numerous, minute.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Bangladesh, Cambodia, Djibouti, East Himalaya, Egypt, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gulf States, India, Iran, Kenya, Laos, Myanmar, Nepal, Oman, Pakistan, Palestine, Philippines, Saudi Arabia, Sinai, Socotra, Somalia, Sudan, Thailand, Vietnam, West Himalaya, Yemen

    Lindenbergia Lehm. appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Index Seminum (HBG, Hamburgensis) 1829: 8 (1829)

    Literature

    Flora of Tropical East Africa
    • J.L.S. 119: 265 (1995)
    • Sem. Hort. Bot. Hamburg. 8 (1829)

    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