Barleria repens Nees

First published in A.P.de Candolle, Prodr. 11: 230 (1847)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is SE. Kenya to Kwazulu-Natal. It is a scrambling subshrub or shrub and grows primarly in the seasonally dry tropical biome(s).

Distribution

Native to:

Kenya, KwaZulu-Natal, Mozambique, Tanzania

Introduced into:

Brazil South, Florida, Hawaii, India, Leeward Is., Puerto Rico

Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies. Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.
  • Darbyshire, I., Vollesen, K. & Kelbessa, E. (2010). Flora of Tropical East Africa, Acanthaceae (Part 2): 287-756.
  • Darbyshire, I., Vollesen, K. & Kelbessa, E. (2015). Flora Zambesiaca 8(6): 1-314. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Franck, A.R., Anderson, L.C., Burkhalter, J.R. & Dickman, S. (2016). Additions to the flora of Florida, U.S.A. (2010-2015). Journal of the Botanical Research Institute of Texas 10: 175-190.
  • Funez, L.A. & al. (2017). Fifty-five new records of vascular plants, and other discoveries for the flora of Santa Catarina, southern Brazil. Webbia; Raccolta de Scritti Botanici 72: 221-275.
  • Govaerts, R. (1996). World Checklist of Seed Plants 2(1, 2): 1-492. MIM, Deurne.
  • Oppenheimer, H. & Bustamente, K.M. (2014). New Hawaiian plant records for 2013. Bishop Museum Occasional Papers 115: 19-22.
  • Shendage, S.M. & Yadav, S.R. (2010). Revision of the genus Barleria (Acanthaceae) in India. Rheedea 20: 81-130.

Flora Zambesiaca

  • in De Candolle, Prodr. 11: 230 (1847) in part, excl. Bojer s.n.
  • —Bandeira et al., Fl. Nat. Sul Moçamb.: 160, 192 (2007).
  • —Clarke in F.T.A. 5: 166 (1899) in part, excl. Bojer s.n.
  • —Clarke in Fl. Cap. 5: 54 (1901).
  • —Darbyshire in F.T.E.A., Acanthaceae 2: 354 (2010).
  • —Hooker in Bot. Mag. 113: t.6954 (1887) in part, excl. Wakefield s.n.
  • —Obermeijer in Ann. Transv. Mus. 15: 168 (1933).

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies. Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.
  • Franck, A.R., Anderson, L.C., Burkhalter, J.R. & Dickman, S. (2016). Additions to the flora of Florida, U.S.A. (2010-2015). Journal of the Botanical Research Institute of Texas 10: 175-190.
  • Funez, L.A. & al. (2017). Fifty-five new records of vascular plants, and other discoveries for the flora of Santa Catarina, southern Brazil. Webbia; Raccolta de Scritti Botanici 72: 221-275.
  • Oppenheimer, H. & Bustamente, K.M. (2014). New Hawaiian plant records for 2013. Bishop Museum Occasional Papers 115: 19-22.
  • Shendage, S.M. & Yadav, S.R. (2010). Revision of the genus Barleria (Acanthaceae) in India. Rheedea 20: 81-130.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Mar 20, 1897 Forbes [s.n.], Tanzania K000394433 isolectotype Yes
Mar 11, 1897 Forbes [s.n.], Mozambique K000394495 Unknown type material Yes
Bojer [s.n.], Tanzania K000394432 Yes

Sources

  • Flora Zambesiaca

    • Flora Zambesiaca
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

    • Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2022. 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 Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2022. 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