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  1. Family: Lamiaceae Martinov
    1. Genus: Clinopodium L.
      1. Clinopodium uhligii (Gürke) Ryding

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Tropical African Mountains.

    [FTEA]

    Lamiaceae (Labiatae), A.J. Paton, G. Bramley, O. Ryding, R.M. Polhill, Y.B. Harvey, M. Iwarsson, F. Willis, P.B. Phillipson, K. Balkwill, C.W. Lukhoba, D.F. Otieno, & R.M. Harley. Clinopodium, O Ryding. Flora of Tropical East Africa. 2009

    Type
    Type: Tanzania, Arusha District: Mt Meru, forest limit above Arusha, Uhlig 517 (B†, holo. EA, iso.)
    Habit
    Perennial herb or subshrub, prostrate to ascending
    Stem
    Young stems with spreading eglandular hairs of very different lengths
    Leaves
    Leaves shortly petiolate or sometimes subsessile, the petiole up to 0–0.25(–0.3) times as long as the blade; blade ovate or elliptic, up to 0.8–3 × 0.5–2.8 cm, margin crenate, apex rounded to subacute, base rounded, truncate, slightly cordate or cuneate-attenuate, with sessile glands on the underside only
    Inflorescences
    Inflorescence lax or mostly with the verticils crowded in the apical part; cymes 1–15-flowered, at least some 2–15-flowered
    Calyx
    Calyx ± sigmoid, ± 2-lipped, 4.8–8 mm long, often purple; posterior lip lobed along 30–95 of its length, central lobe 1.1–2.4 times longer than broad; two lobes of anterior lip 0.7–1.2 times as long as the lateral lobes of the posterior lip (both measured from their common sinus)
    Corolla
    Corolla 6–17 mm long, purple, pink or rarely white
    Stamens
    Stamens all fertile; anthers divaricate
    Fruits
    Nutlets ellipsoid, rounded at the apex, 0.9–1.4 × 0.6–1 mm, slightly or hardly mucilaginous when wet

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Burundi, Cameroon, Ethiopia, Gulf of Guinea Is., Kenya, Malawi, Mozambique, Nigeria, Rwanda, Sudan, Tanzania, Uganda, Zaïre

    Accepted Infraspecifics

    Synonyms

    Other Data

    Clinopodium uhligii (Gürke) Ryding appears in other Kew resources:

    Bibliography

    First published in Kew Bull. 61: 424 (2006)

    Accepted by

    • Paton, A.J., Bramley, G., Ryding, O., Polhill, R.M., Harvey, Y.B., Iwarsson, M., Otieno, D., Balkwill, K., Phillipson, P.B., Harley, R.M. & Willis, F. (2013). Flora Zambesiaca 8(8): 1-346. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Paton, A.J., Bramley, G., Ryding, O., Polhill, R., Harvey, Y., Iwarsson, M., Willis, F., Phillipson, P., Balkwill, K., Lukhoba, C., Otiend, D & Harley (2009). Lamiaceae (Labiatae) Flora of Tropical East Africa: 1-430.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions

    • Ryding, O. (2006). Revision of Clinopodium simense group (Labiatae) Kew Bulletin 61: 419-432.

    Flora of Tropical East Africa

    • K.B. 61: 424 (2006).

    Sources

    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