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This species is accepted, and its native range is N. Somalia.

[FSOM]

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

Type
N3, 15 km on track from Garmaal to Kala Baqbaq, 8º30´N, 50º14´E, Thulin & al. 10645 (UPS holo., K iso.)
Morphology General Habit
Subshrub with thin stems, up to 0.4–0.5 m tall, strongly aromatic, densely hairy with greyish spreading eglandular hairs, with narrow c. 1 mm long persistent leaf-bases
Morphology Leaves
Leaves linear, 6–15 × 1–2 mm, but involute and appearing narrower, entire
Morphology Reproductive morphology Inflorescences
Inflorescence raceme-like, lax or rather lax, with flowers irregularly scattered or basal flowers subopposite
Morphology Reproductive morphology Fruits Fruiting calyx
Fruiting calyx slightly upcurved, 6–7 mm long, villous in the throat; lobes triangular to lanceolate, upper lobe hardly broader than the other lobes
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Corolla
Corolla 5-lobed, 12–14 mm long, white; tube hardly widened towards the throat; lower lip 3-lobed almost to the base
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Androecium Stamens
Anterior stamens shortly protruding beyond the mouth of the corolla-tube
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Gynoecium Style
Style unequally 2-fid with posterior branch longer
Morphology Reproductive morphology Fruits
Nutlets oblong-obovoid, c. 2–3 × 0.9–1.2 mm, smooth, brownish.
Distribution
N3 not known elsewhere.
Ecology
Altitude range 140–200 m.

Native to:

Somalia

Endostemon racemosus Ryding, A.J.Paton & Thulin appears in other Kew resources:

First published in Kew Bull. 58: 925 (2003 publ. 2004)

Accepted by

  • Thulin, M. (ed.) (2006). Flora of Somalia 3: 1-626. The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Literature

Flora of Somalia

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

Flora of Somalia
Flora of Somalia
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The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0