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This species is accepted, and its native range is W. & W. Central Tropical Africa.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

[FWTA]

Labiatae, J. K. Morton. Flora of West Tropical Africa 2. 1963

Morphology General Habit
An erect, little-branched half-woody herb with round stems up to 5 ft. high
Morphology Reproductive morphology Inflorescences
Lax terminal spikes of purple flowers 1/2 in. long.

Native to:

Benin, Burkina, Central African Repu, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Ivory Coast, Mali, Niger, Nigeria, Togo, Zaïre

Tinnea barteri Gürke appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Nov 26, 1973 Barter [971] K000193017 lectotype
Nov 26, 1973 Barter [1261] K000414602 syntype
Aug 1, 1973 Lawlor, D.W. [528], Nigeria K000509135
Aug 1, 1973 Jaeger, P. [5130], Mali K000385840
Cansdale, G.S. [163], Ghana 17450.000
Voltaic Research Centre [90], Burkina Faso K000385839

First published in Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 28: 314 (1900)

Accepted by

  • Akoègninou, A., van der Burg, W.J. & van der Maesen, L.J.G. (eds.) (2006). Flore Analytique du Bénin: 1-1034. Backhuys Publishers.
  • Brunel, J.F., Hiepo, P. & Scholz, H. (eds.) (1984). Flore Analytique du Togo Phanérogames: 1-751. GTZ, Eschborn.
  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Lebrun, J.P., Toutain, B., Gaston, A. & Boudet, G. (1991). Catalogue des Plantes Vasculaires du Burkina Faso: 1-341. Institut d' Elevage et de Médecine Vétérinaire des Pays Tropicaux, Maisons Alfort.

Literature

Flora of West Tropical Africa

  • Chev. Bot. 624
  • F.T.A. 5: 499
  • Robyns in Bull. Jard. Bot. Brux. 8: 192 (1930)
  • in Engl. Bot. Jahrb. 28: 314 (1900)

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Akoègninou, A., van der Burg, W.J. & van der Maesen, L.J.G. (eds.) (2006). Flore Analytique du Bénin: 1-1034. Backhuys Publishers.
  • Boulvert, Y. (1977). Catalogue de la Flore de Centrafrique 2(1): 1-85. ORSTOM, Bangui.
  • Brunel, J.F., Hiepo, P. & Scholz, H. (eds.) (1984). Flore Analytique du Togo Phanérogames: 1-751. GTZ, Eschborn.
  • Lebrun, J.P., Toutain, B., Gaston, A. & Boudet, G. (1991). Catalogue des Plantes Vasculaires du Burkina Faso: 1-341. Institut d' Elevage et de Médecine Vétérinaire des Pays Tropicaux, Maisons Alfort.

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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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