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This species is accepted, and its native range is Central Somalia.

[FSOM]

M. Thulin et al. Flora of Somalia, Vol. 1-4 [updated 2008] https://plants.jstor.org/collection/FLOS

Type
C1, 12 km E of “Harardhere”, Dioli 35 (K holo.).
Morphology Stem
Stems single, obscurely 4-angled to cylindrical, up to 60 mm tall and 40–60 mm wide, with rounded tips
Morphology Reproductive morphology Inflorescences
Inflorescences at regular intervals along the angles of the stems, (2–)4–10-flowered, on reduced side-branches; flowers not opening simultaneously, on thick pedicels 3–4 mm long
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Corolla
Corolla-tube depressed globose, c. 1.4 mm long, ivory white with numerous purple speckles outside; lobes purplish to maroon inside, spreading, triangular, c. 1–1.5 mm long, with hair-like papillae inside, with 2(–3) versatile hairs at the tip
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Corona
Outer corona flesh-coloured, with 5 evident ridges, each with a pair of teeth that bend towards each other; inner lobes cylindrical, incumbent on the anthers.
Distribution
C1 only known from the type collection.
Ecology
Altitude range 180 m.

Native to:

Somalia

Pseudolithos harardheranus Dioli appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Dioli, M. [35], Somalia 70197.000 holotype

First published in Kew Bull. 57: 987 (2002)

Accepted by

  • Thulin, M. (ed.) (2006). Flora of Somalia 3: 1-626. The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Thulin, M. (ed.) (2006). Flora of Somalia 3: 1-626. The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Flora of Somalia

  • Flora Somalia, Vol 3, (2006) Author: by J. Lavranos [updated by M. Thulin 2008]

Flora of Somalia
Flora of Somalia
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Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. 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 2021. 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