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This species is accepted, and its native range is Somalia.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

[FSOM]

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

Type
N2, “Ahl” Mts, Hildebrandt 860e (K iso.)
Morphology General Habit
Subshrub up to 20–25 cm tall, often branched from the base and also in the upper parts%Stems with a very dense indumentum of up to 0.2–0.6 mm long patent glandular and eglandular hairs and some spreading 2-fid hairs
Morphology Leaves
Leaf-blades usually ovate or elliptic, up to 10–30 x 7–18 mm, with a dense indumentum all over of 0.5–0.7 mm long 2-fid hairs, thin c. 0.2 mm long hairs and c. 0.4 mm long glandular hairs, sometimes also with up to 1 mm long appressed 2-armed hairs, apex obtuse to emarginate, slightly deflexed, base shortly attenuate; petiole up to c. 3–10 mm long
Morphology Reproductive morphology Inflorescences
Flowers in contracted inflorescences in leaf-axils; peduncles up to c. 5 mm long; pedicels up to c. 1.5 mm long; bracts and bracteoles leaf-like or somewhat oblanceolate-obovate, 7–12 x 2–4 mm
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Calyx
Calyx with indumentum as for leaves but more dense; larger lobes oblanceolate to obovate, up to 7–10 x 1.7–4 mm, lower one minutely 2-fid; smaller lobes triangular, up to 3.5–5 x 0.5–0.7 mm
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Corolla
Corolla white, yellowish or pale mauve, 25–35 mm long
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Androecium Stamens
Stamens 2, with 2-celled anthers
Morphology Reproductive morphology Fruits
Capsule 2-seeded, up to 10.5 mm long, densely pubescent with c. 0.1–0.2 mm long patent hairs.
Distribution
N2; C1, 2; S1 not known elsewhere.
Ecology
Altitude range 150–2000 m.
Vernacular
Nagaar-ubaxle (Somali).
Note
The type from N2 has a shorter indumentum than other material and was collected at a much higher altitude. Differs from related species by having contracted inflorescences and a very dense indumentum of spreading 2-fid hairs and glandular hairs on stem and leaves.

Native to:

Somalia

Barleria glandulifera Lindau appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Hildebrandt [860e], Somalia K000394467

First published in Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 20: 22 (1894)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (1996). World Checklist of Seed Plants 2(1, 2): 1-492. MIM, Deurne.

Literature

Flora of Somalia

  • Flora Somalia, (2000) Author: by M. Hedrén [updated by M. Thulin 2008]

Flora of Somalia
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