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This genus is accepted, and its native range is Temp. E. Asia.
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
Creeping herbs, with simple hairs
Morphology Leaves
Leaves petiolate, blade orbicular or broadly ovate
Morphology Reproductive morphology Inflorescences
Inflorescence racemoid
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Calyx
Calyx 2-lipped, 5-lobed (3/2), lobes subequal
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Corolla
Corolla strongly 2-lipped, 4-lobed (1/3), purple to red; posterior lip moderately long, hooded, entire
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Androecium Stamens
Stamens not exserted from corolla, thecae weakly distinct
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Gynoecium Stigma
Stigma-lobes subequal or slightly unequal
Morphology Reproductive morphology Fruits
Nutlets rounded at apex, glabrous.
Note
2n = 24.  Two species
Ecology
Forests
Distribution
Taiwan and Ryukyo Islands.

Native to:

Nansei-shoto, Taiwan

Suzukia Kudô appears in other Kew resources:

First published in J. Soc. Trop. Agric. 2: 145 (1930)

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

  • 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
  • Suzukia Kudo, J. Soc. Trop. Agric. 2: 145 (1930)
  • Ying et al., The endemic genera of seed plants of China: 504-505 (1993).

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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