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This genus is accepted, and its native range is S. China to Vietnam.
Hanceola suffruticosa

[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
Herbs
Morphology Leaves
Leaves simple
Morphology Reproductive morphology Inflorescences
Inflorescence thyrsoid with cymes usually pedunculate, bracteate, usually bracteolate, 1-7-flowered
Morphology Reproductive morphology Inflorescences Bracts
Bracts persistent, not coloured, smaller than leaves
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Calyx
Calyx campanulate or funnel-shaped, actinomorphic or two-lipped, 5-lobed (3/2, 1/4 or regularly 5-toothed), lobes lanceolate to deltoid, posterior sometimes decurrent, throat open, glabrous
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Corolla
Corolla 2-lipped, 5-lobed (4/1), usually purplish, sometimes white or yellow, posterior lip spreading or forward-pointing, lateral lobes spreading or forward-pointing, anterior lip deflexed, concave or cucullate, corolla-tube curved, dilating from midpoin
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Androecium Stamens
Stamens 4, held over anterior lip or sometimes exserted beyond it, posterior pair attached just below corolla throat, papillate or glabrous, anterior pair attached at throat, glabrous or papillate
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Gynoecium Stigma
Stigma-lobes diverging
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Disc
Disc 4-lobed with anterior lobe larger, lobes alternating with nutlets
Morphology Reproductive morphology Fruits
Nutlets ovoid, with glands, not mucilaginous, areole inconspicuous.
Note
About eight species
Distribution
Endemic to China
Ecology
In evergreen and mixed forests.

Native to:

China South-Central, China Southeast, Vietnam

Hanceola Kudô appears in other Kew resources:

First published in Mem. Fac. Sci. Taihoku Imp. Univ. 2: 54 (1929)

Accepted by

  • 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

  • Hancea Hemsl., J. Linn. Soc., Bot. 26: 309 (1891), (1890) nom illegit., Basionym/Replaced Synonym
  • Hanceola Kudô, Mem Fac. Sci. Taihoku Imp. Univ. 2: 54 (1929)
  • 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
  • Paton & Ryding, Kew Bull. 53: 723-731 (1998).

Kew Backbone Distributions
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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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Lamiaceae Key Genus Fact Sheets
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