Oxygonum thulinianum S.Ortiz

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

[FSOM]

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

Type
N3, 7 km from Godub Jiraan on cutline to Jifle, Thulin & al. 10485 (UPS holo.).
Morphology General Habit
Perennial herb or subshrub up to 30 cm tall
Morphology Leaves Stipules
Ochreae with 0.8–2 mm long setae at the margin
Morphology Leaves
Leaves 14–25 mm long, hastate or rarely sagittate, the lateral lobes 1–4 mm long, often curved upwards, the central part of the leaf and the lobes narrowly linear, slightly hairy
Morphology Reproductive morphology Inflorescences
Inflorescence 7–15 cm long; pedicels erect 2.5–6 mm long, exceeding the bracts by 0.7–3 mm
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers
Flowers white, heterostylous; perianth 2.5–3 mm long
Morphology Reproductive morphology Fruits
Fruits 5–7 mm long, pubescent, trigonous and with conspicuous wings on the angles, with 3 spreading prickles c. 1 mm long near the middle.
Distribution
N3; C1 not known elsewhere.
Ecology
Altitude range 150–180 m.
Note
Similar to O. hastatum, but with winged fruits without additional prickles near the base.

Native to:

Somalia

Oxygonum thulinianum S.Ortiz appears in other Kew resources:

First published in Bot. J. Linn. Soc. 142: 341 (2003)

Accepted by

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

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

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

Flora of Somalia

  • Flora Somalia, Vol 1, (1993) Author: by M. Thulin [updated by M. Thulin 2008]

  • Flora of Somalia

    Flora of Somalia
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0

  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2022. 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