Platostoma P.Beauv.

First published in Fl. Oware 2: 61 (1818)
This genus is accepted
The native range of this genus is Tropical & S. Africa to Australia.

Distribution

Native to:

Angola, Assam, Bangladesh, Benin, Borneo, Burkina, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Central African Repu, Chad, China South-Central, China Southeast, Congo, East Himalaya, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Gulf of Guinea Is., Hainan, India, Ivory Coast, Jawa, Kenya, Laccadive Is., Laos, Lesser Sunda Is., Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaya, Mali, Maluku, Mozambique, Myanmar, Nepal, New Guinea, Nigeria, Northern Provinces, Philippines, Queensland, Rwanda, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Sulawesi, Sumatera, Swaziland, Taiwan, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Uganda, Vietnam, West Himalaya, Zambia, Zaïre, Zimbabwe

Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

Accepted Species

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Flora of West Tropical Africa

  • F.T.A. 5: 349, as Platystoma.
  • Fl. Oware 2: 61 (1818)

Flora of Tropical East Africa

  • B.J.B.B. 17: 15 (1943)
  • Fl. Owar. 2: 61, t. 95 (1818)
  • K.B. 52: 257–292 (1997)
  • Kubitzki, Fam. Gen. Vasc. Pl. 7: 263 (2004)

Lamiaceae Key Genus Fact Sheets

  • Acrocephalus Benth., Edwards's Bot. Reg. 15: t. 1282, 13 (1829)., pro parte quoad African and Madagascan species (1830).
  • Ceratanthus F.Muell. ex G.Taylor, J. Bot. 74: 3 (1936).
  • Geniosporum Wall. ex Benth., Edwards's Bot. Reg. 15: t. 1300 (1830).
  • Harley RM, Atkins S, Budantsev AL, Cantino PD, Conn BJ, Grayer R, Harley MM, de Kok RPJ, Krestovskaja T, Morales R, Paton AJ, Ryding O, and Upson T. 2004. Labiatae, in The Families and Genera of Vascular Plants (K. Kubitzki, ed. in chief) VI: 167-275. Sp
  • Hemsleia Kudô, Mem. Fac. Sci. Taihoku Imp. Univ. 2: 142 (1929).
  • Limniboza R.E.Fr., Wiss. Erg. Schwed. Rhod.-Kongo Exped. 1: 277 (1916).
  • Mesona Blume, Bijdr.: 838 (1826).
  • Nosema Prain, J. Asiat. Soc. Bengal, Pt. 2, Nat. Hist. 73: 20 (1904).
  • Octomeron Robyns, Bull. Jard. Bot. État 17: 28 (1943).
  • Paton, Kew Bull. 52: 257-292 (1997), rev.
  • Platostoma P. Beauv., Fl. Oware 2: 61, t. 95 (1818)

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Sources

  • Flora of Tropical East Africa

    • Flora of Tropical East Africa
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  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2023. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Bulletin

    • Kew Bulletin
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  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2023. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Lamiaceae Key Genus Fact Sheets

    • Nina Davies, Gemma Bramley and Don Kirkup, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0