Sesamothamnus Welw.

First published in Trans. Linn. Soc. London 27: 49 (1869)
This genus is accepted
The native range of this genus is Ethiopia to S. Africa.

Distribution

Native to:

Angola, Botswana, Ethiopia, Kenya, Namibia, Northern Provinces, Somalia, Tanzania, Zimbabwe

Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

Classification

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POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Govaerts, R., Nic Lughadha, E., Black, N., Turner, R. & Paton, A. (2021). The World Checklist of Vascular Plants, a continuously updated resource for exploring global plant diversity. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41597-021-00997-6. Scientific Data 8: 215.
  • Zhigila, D.A. & Muthama Muasya, A. (2023). Molecular phylogenetics, biogeography and character evolution in Sesamum (Pedaliaceae). Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society 210: 455-470.

Flora Zambesiaca

  • in Trans. Linn. Soc. 27: 49, t. 18 (1869).

Flora of Somalia

  • Flora Somalia, (2000) Author: by H.-D. Ihlenfeldt [updated by M. Thulin 2008]

Flora of Tropical East Africa

  • E. A. Bruce in K.B. 1953: 417 (1953)
  • in Trans. Linn. Soc. 27: 49, t. 18 (1869)

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Sydon, W.; Kinges, H. [3] Namibia K:SPC-17146.000 No
Sydon, W. [2] Namibia K:SPC-16998.000 No

Sources

  • Flora Zambesiaca

    • Flora Zambesiaca
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
  • Flora of Somalia

    • Flora of Somalia
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
  • Flora of Tropical East Africa

    • Flora of Tropical East Africa
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0