1. Family: Santalaceae R.Br.
    1. Genus: Thesium L.
      1. Thesium radicans Hochst. ex A.Rich.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Eritrea to N. Tanzania, N. Yemen.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Eritrea, Ethiopia, Kenya, Saudi Arabia, Tanzania, Yemen

    Thesium radicans Hochst. ex A.Rich. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 1983 Schweinfurth, G. [795], Ethiopia K000431455
    Jan 1, 1983 Schimper [168], Ethiopia K000431454
    Ash [367], Ethiopia 6049.416
    Collenette, I.S. [6355], Saudi Arabia 52267.000

    First published in Tent. Fl. Abyss. 2: 235 (1850)

    Accepted by

    • Polhill, R.M. (2005). Flora of Tropical East Africa, Santalaceae: 1-27.
    • Collenette, S. (1999). Wildflowers of Saudi Arabia: 1-799. National commission for wildlife conservation and development (NCWCD), Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
    • Wood, J.R.I. (1997). A handbook of the Yemen Flora: 1-434. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Polhill, R.M. (2005). Flora of Tropical East Africa, Santalaceae: 1-27.
    • Collenette, S. (1999). Wildflowers of Saudi Arabia: 1-799. National commission for wildlife conservation and development (NCWCD), Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
    • Hedberg, I. & Edwards, S. (eds.) (1989 publ. 1990). Flora of Ethiopia and Eritrea 3: 1-659. The National Herbarium, Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia & The Department of Systematic Botany, Upps.

    Sources

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    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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