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This genus is accepted, and its native range is Africa to India.
Anticharis glandulosa

[FTEA]

Scrophulariaceae, S.A. Ghazanfar, F.N. Hepper & D. Philcox. Flora of Tropical East Africa. 2008

Morphology General Habit
Small herbs, erect, with glandular pubescence
Morphology Leaves
Leaves alternate, entire
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers
Flowers axillary, solitary, pedicellate, often 2-bracteolate
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Calyx
Calyx 5-lobed, lobes lanceolate
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Corolla
Corolla 5, lobes sub-equal
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Androecium Stamens
Stamens 2, anterior, included; filaments inserted above the base of the corolla tube; anthers at first crescent-shaped, after dehiscence straight, free or cohering; staminodes absent; style filiform; stigma slightly bifid
Morphology Reproductive morphology Fruits
Capsule 2-locular, loculicidal and septicidal
Morphology Reproductive morphology Seeds
Seeds numerous.

[FZ]

Scrophulariaceae, D. Philcox. Flora Zambesiaca 8:2. 1990

Morphology General Habit
Erect or suberect, glandular-pubescent herbs or small undershrubs.
Morphology Leaves
Leaves alternate, entire.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers
Flowers solitary, axillary, pedicellate, often bi-bracteolate.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Calyx
Calyx 5-lobed, lobes narrowly lanceolate.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Corolla
Corolla 5-lobed; tube much longer than calyx, dilated above, narrow at base; lobes flat, spreading, subequal.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Androecium
Stamens 2, anticous, included; filaments filiform, inserted above base of corolla tube; anthers transverse, glabrous or hairy, thecae confluent; staminodes absent.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Gynoecium Style
Style filiform, subclavate.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Gynoecium Ovary
Ovary bilocular; ovules many.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Fruits
Capsule ovoid or cylindrical, subacuminate, loculicidal and septicidal; valves on dehiscence bend marginally inwards exposing placentiferous column.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Seeds
Seeds small, numerous, ovoid or cylindrical, striate, rugose or not.

[FSOM]

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

Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers
Flowers solitary, axillary; pedicels slender, with 2 bracteoles
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Calyx
Calyx 5-lobed; lobes linear
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Corolla
Corolla blue to pink, 5-lobed; lobes flat, subequal; tube funnel-shaped to campanulate, much longer than calyx
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Androecium Stamens
Stamens 2, included; filaments short, inserted above the base of the corolla-tube; anthers transverse, glabrous or hairy
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Gynoecium Style
Style filiform, stigma obtuse
Morphology Reproductive morphology Fruits
Capsule loculicidal and septicidal, ovoid or oblong
Morphology Reproductive morphology Seeds
Seeds numerous, ovoid or oblong, striate.
Distribution
Genus of about 11 species, occurring from southern and western Africa to Arabia and western India.
Morphology General Habit
Erect glandular-pubescent herbs
Morphology Leaves
Leaves alternate, entire

Native to:

Algeria, Angola, Botswana, Burkina, Cape Provinces, Cape Verde, Chad, Djibouti, Egypt, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gulf States, India, Ivory Coast, Kenya, Libya, Mali, Mauritania, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Northern Provinces, Oman, Pakistan, Palestine, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Sinai, Socotra, Somalia, Sudan, Tanzania, Yemen, Zimbabwe

Anticharis Endl. appears in other Kew resources:

First published in S.L.Endlicher & E.Fenzl., Nov. Stirp. Dec.: 22 (1839)

Accepted by

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

Literature

Flora of West Tropical Africa

  • —F.T.A. 4, 2: 275.

Flora Zambesiaca

  • Nov. Stirp. Dec.: 22 (1839).

Flora of Somalia

  • Flora Somalia, Vol 3, (2006) Author: by P. Cuccuini & C. Nepi [updated by M. Thulin 2008]

Flora of Tropical East Africa

  • Gen. Pl.: 682 (1839)
  • Iconogr.: t. 93 (1839)
  • Nov. Stirp. Dec.: 22 (1839)

Flora Zambesiaca
Flora Zambesiaca
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Flora of Somalia
Flora of Somalia
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Flora of Tropical East Africa
Flora of Tropical East Africa
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Kew Backbone Distributions
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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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