1. Family: Rubiaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Pseudonesohedyotis Tennant
      1. Pseudonesohedyotis bremekampii Tennant

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Tanzania (Uluguru Mountains).

    [FTEA]

    Rubiaceae, B. Verdcourt. Flora of Tropical East Africa. 1976

    Habit
    Shrub about 1 m. across; stems at first shortly bristly pubescent, soon glabrous, pale and somewhat corky, rather thickened and leafless at the nodes beneath.
    Leaves
    Leaf-blades lanceolate, 2–4 cm. long, 0.6–1.3 cm. wide, acute to acuminate at the apex, cuneate at the base, the margins slightly revolute, glabrous or pubescent at margins beneath; petiole up to 4 mm. long, often margined with bristly hairs; stipules with sheath ± 1 mm. long, lobe 3–5 mm. long, 2–2.5 mm. wide at base, glabrous or pubescent, the rhaphides often very obvious on the surface.
    Inflorescences
    Inflorescences up to 5–6 cm. across; pedicels up to 3 mm. long, pubescent.
    Calyx
    Calyx-tube 0.8 mm. long, ± pubescent; lobes 1.7–2.3 mm. long, 0.75–1 mm. wide, glabrous.
    Corolla
    Corolla white or pinkish; tube 1.4 mm. long; lobes 3.2 mm. long, 1.2 mm. wide, minutely apiculate.
    Filaments
    Filaments 4 mm. long.
    Pistil
    Style 6 mm. long; stigma 0.2 mm. long.
    Fruits
    Capsule 1.8 mm. long, 2 mm. wide.
    Seeds
    Seeds few, black, discoid, 0.65 mm. in diameter, 0.2 mm. thick, convex dorsally, flattened ventrally.
    Figures
    Fig. 34.
    Habitat
    Upland evergreen forest; 1370–2650 m.
    Distribution
    not known elsewhere T6

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Tanzania

    Pseudonesohedyotis bremekampii Tennant appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Sep 20, 1962 Schlieben, H.J. [3379], Tanzania K000286745
    Sep 20, 1962 Schlieben, H.J. [3379], Tanzania K000286746
    Sep 1, 1962 Bruce, E.A. [700], Tanzania K000286747

    First published in Kew Bull. 19: 278 (1965)

    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 of Tropical East Africa
    • Tennant in Kew Bulletin 19: 278 (1965).

    Sources

    Flora of Tropical East Africa
    Flora of Tropical East Africa
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