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This species is accepted, and its native range is S. Peru to NW. Argentina.

[KBu]

Wood, J.R.I. Kew Bull (2011) 66: 199. https://doi.org/10.1007/s12225-011-9282-z

Morphology General Habit
Much-branched aromatic undershrub with erect or ascending branches, 0.5 – 2 m high; young stems quadrangular, reddish-brown, subglabrous to scurfy puberulent apart from the pilose leaf nodes
Morphology Leaves
Leaves shortly petiolate or subsessile with a short persistent petiole-like base c. 0.5 mm long, imbricate; lamina 5 – 25 × 1.5 – 7 (–10) mm, lanceolate, oblong to narrowly oblong-elliptic or narrowly oblanceolate or obovate, obtuse to rounded or (rarely) acute at the apex, base cuneate, margin entire, undulate or dentate, slightly inrolled and often purplish, both surfaces subglabrous to shortly and densely puberulent, the lower surface paler and dotted with brown glands, the midrib prominent and often purplish
Morphology Reproductive morphology Fruits
Nutlets c. 1 × 0.2 – 0.5 mm, trigonous, narrowly ovoid with an acuminate apex, pubescent.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Inflorescences
Inflorescence of solitary axillary flowers; bracts 1 – 1.5 × 0.25 – 0.5 mm, linear or subulate, minutely glabrous, puberulent or ciliolate; pedicels 0 – 1 mm long, glabrous or puberulent; calyx 2.5 – 4 mm long, cylindrical, ribbed, gland-dotted, exterior puberulent, interior glabrous except the puberulent teeth, teeth 0.75 – 1 mm long, much shorter than the tube, triangular, acute, erect, very shortly ciliolate; corolla white, pubescent on the exterior, infundibuliform, the tube 6 – 8 mm long, c. 1 mm wide at base, widened to c. 2 mm at mouth, weakly 2-lipped and subequally 5-lobed, the lobes c. 1 – 1.5 × 1 – 1.5 mm, rounded; stamens didynamous, filaments glabrous, the shorter pair 0.75 – 1 mm long, the longer pair 2 – 3.5 mm long, anthers at mouth or exserted; style 8 – 9 mm long, glabrous

Native to:

Argentina Northwest, Bolivia, Peru

Clinopodium bolivianum (Benth.) Kuntze appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Mar 1, 2017 Lliully, A. et al [1779], Bolivia K000373786
May 9, 2013 Lewis [88938], Bolivia K000735904
May 9, 2013 Solomon [15797], Bolivia K000735905
May 9, 2013 Lewis [88593], Bolivia K000735906
May 9, 2013 Luteyn [13830], Bolivia K000735907
May 9, 2013 Lewis [881677], Bolivia K000735908
May 9, 2013 Solomon [14241], Bolivia K000735911
Jan 1, 2010 Eyerdam [22226], Argentina K000249239
Dec 19, 2009 Solomon [10627], Bolivia K000249751
Dec 19, 2009 Nee [30185], Bolivia K000249752
Dec 19, 2009 Solmon [5873], Bolivia K000249753
Dec 19, 2009 Solomon [5899], Bolivia K000249754
Dec 19, 2009 Feuerer [22878], Bolivia K000249766
Dec 14, 2009 Vuilleumier [336], Bolivia K000249771
Jan 1, 2009 Solomon [10925], Bolivia K000249750
Apr 25, 2006 Jardim [294], Bolivia K000194417
Jan 1, 2006 Jardim [2104], Bolivia K000479722

First published in Revis. Gen. Pl. 2: 515 (1891)

Accepted by

  • Arbo, M.M. & al. (2018). Flora Argentina. Flora vascular de la República Argentina 20(1): 1-488. INTA, IMBIV & IBODA.
  • Wood, J.R.I. (2011). Clinopodium L. (Lamiaceae) in Bolivia Kew Bulletin 66: 199-226.

Not accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne. [Cited as Micromeria boliviana.]
  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. [Cited as Micromeria boliviana.]

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Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

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