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This species is accepted, and its native range is Somalia.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

[FSOM]

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

Morphology General Habit
Shrub, up to 2 m high; stems tomentellous
Morphology Leaves
Leaves tomentose, green above and greyish white below; blade ovate to orbicular, 0.8–3.3 x 0.8–3 cm, rounded to acute at the apex, rounded to cordate at the base, with crenate margin; petiole 0.3–2.5 cm long
Morphology Reproductive morphology Inflorescences
Inflorescence a terminal unbranched raceme-like panicle with flowers clustered along axes, 1–25(–28) cm long; clusters subsessile or with peduncle 5 mm long; pedicel 1–4.5(–13) mm long
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Calyx
Sepals elliptic, 6–8 mm long, tomentose, with subapical horns 0.5–1.7 mm long
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Androecium Stamens
Stamens 18–35
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Corolla
Petals obovate to spathulate, 4–6 x 1.5–2.5 mm
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Gynoecium Ovary
Ovary 3-celled with 3 ovules in each cell; style unbranched, 5–6.5 mm long, with unlobed stigma
Morphology Reproductive morphology Fruits
Fruit trigonous-ovoid, body 4–6 mm long, pubescent; bristles incurved-ascending, 1.5–6 mm long, arranged in pairs in 3 rows, pubescent, terminated by a single or several falcate setae.

Native to:

Somalia

Triumfetta trigona Sprague & Hutch. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Cote, E. [s.n.], Somalia K000241951

First published in J. Linn. Soc., Bot. 39: 263 (1909)

Accepted by

  • Thulin, M. (ed.) in Thulin, M. (ed.) (1999). Flora of Somalia 2: 1-303. The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Thulin, M. (ed.) in Thulin, M. (ed.) (1999). Flora of Somalia 2: 1-303. The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Flora of Somalia

  • Flora Somalia, Vol 2, (1999) Author: by Sebsebe Demissew [updated by M. Thulin 2008]

Flora of Somalia
Flora of Somalia
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Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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Kew Backbone Distributions
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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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