1. Family: Orobanchaceae Vent.
    1. Genus: Alectra Thunb.
      1. Alectra virgata Hemsl.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Guinea, S. Nigeria.

    [FWTA]

    Scrophulariaceae, F. N. Hepper. Flora of West Tropical Africa 2. 1963

    Habit
    A small slender herb, simple or with a few branches, about 6 ins. high
    Note
    Drying brown.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Guinea, Nigeria

    Alectra virgata Hemsl. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Millson, A. [s.n.], Nigeria K000405227

    First published in D.Oliver & auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Trop. Afr. 4(2): 369 (1906)

    Accepted by

    • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 529. MIM, Deurne.

    Literature

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    • Melchior in Notizbl. Bot. Gart. Berl. 15: 437. (1941)
    • in F.T.A. 4, 2: 369 (1906)

    Sources

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    Flora of West Tropical Africa
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