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This genus is accepted, and its native range is Hainan, Indo-China to New Guinea.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

[LKGF]

Harley, R.M. et al. (2004). Labiatae, in The Families and Genera of Vascular Plants (K. Kubitzki, ed. in chief) VI: 167-275. Springer-Verlag, Berlin, Heidelberg, New York.

Morphology General Habit
Shrubs and subshrubs
Morphology Leaves
Leaves opposite, petiolate, usually ovate to rhombic, crenate to crenulate or repand
Morphology Reproductive morphology Inflorescences
Inflorescence of axillary cymes, lax, long-pedunculate, with secund, monochasial branches, grading into a terminal paniculiform thyrse
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Calyx
Calyx actinomorphic, accrescent, campanulate in flower, broadly campanulate to urceolate or subglobose in fruit, 5-lobed, lobes triangular
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Corolla
Corolla white to yellowish, 2-lipped (2/3), posterior lip emarginate to entire, anterior lip with median lobe largest
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Androecium Stamens
Stamens 4, didynamous (anterior pair longer), included, thecae divaricate, confluent at dehiscence
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Pollen
Pollen tricolpate, tectate-perforate, suprareticulate, columellae simple
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Gynoecium Ovary
Ovary shallowly 4-lobed
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Gynoecium Stigma
Stigma lobes short, subequal
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Disc
Disc absent
Morphology Reproductive morphology Fruits
Nutlets obovoid, reticulately ridged, pubescent, abscission-scar lateral, 0.4-0.6.x the nutlet.
Distribution
Two to three species from Southeastern Asia and Malesia.
Ecology
In thickets and forest edges

Native to:

Borneo, Cambodia, Hainan, Jawa, Lesser Sunda Is., Malaya, Maluku, Myanmar, New Guinea, Philippines, Sulawesi, Thailand

Cymaria Benth. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Dilmy, A. [1024], Indonesia K000932216

First published in Edwards's Bot. Reg. 15: t. 1292 (1830)

Accepted by

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

Literature

Lamiaceae Key Genus Fact Sheets

  • Anthocoma Zoll. & Moritzi, Natuur- Geneesk. Arch. Ned.-Indië 2: 569 (1845).
  • Cymaria Benth., Edward's Bot. Reg. 15: t. 1292 (1830).
  • Harley RM, Atkins S, Budantsev AL, Cantino PD, Conn BJ, Grayer R, Harley MM, de Kok RPJ, Krestovskaja T, Morales R, Paton AJ, Ryding O, and Upson T. 2004. Labiatae, in The Families and Genera of Vascular Plants (K. Kubitzki, ed. in chief) VI: 167-275. Sp

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

Kew Backbone Distributions
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Lamiaceae Key Genus Fact Sheets
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