1. Family: Plantaginaceae Juss.
    1. Nanorrhinum Betsche

      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
    Annual or perennial herbs.
    Stem
    Stems procumbent or climbing, glabrous or glandular or pubescent
    Leaves
    Leaves, at least the upper ones, usually alternate
    Flowers
    Flowers axillary, solitary, pedicellate
    Calyx
    Calyx deeply 5-lobed, lobes subequal
    Corolla
    Corolla bilabiate; upper lip 2-lobed, lower lip 3-lobed with a prominent hairy palate between closing the throat; corolla tube extended at the base into a long slender acute spur
    Stamens
    Stamens 4, didynamous; anthers bithecal, glabrous,  marginally coherent forming a ring-like structure; style simple; stigma capitate
    Fruits
    Capsule subglobose, with 2 equal locules; dehiscence valvate
    Seeds
    Seeds oblong-ovoid, tuberculate.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Afghanistan, Algeria, Bangladesh, Canary Is., Cape Verde, Chad, Djibouti, Egypt, Eritrea, Ethiopia, India, Iran, Kenya, Laccadive Is., Libya, Mauritania, Morocco, Myanmar, Nepal, Niger, Oman, Pakistan, Palestine, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Sinai, Socotra, Somalia, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Tadzhikistan, Tunisia, West Himalaya, Western Sahara, Yemen

    Nanorrhinum Betsche appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Courier Forschungsinst. Senckenberg 71: 131 (1984)

    Literature

    Flora of Tropical East Africa
    • Nord. J. Bot. 20(6): 668 (2000)
    • Cour. Forsch. Inst. Senckenberg 71: 131 (1984)

    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 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