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This genus is accepted, and its native range is Canary Islands, NE. Tropical Africa to S. Arabian Peninsula, Angola to S. Africa.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

[FSOM]

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

Morphology Leaves
Leaves alternate (opposite in seedlings only), petiolate, toothed
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers
Flowers in upper leaf-axils, solitary, paired or clustered
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Calyx
Calyx deeply 5-lobed
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Corolla
Corolla-tube cylindric; limb slightly 2-lipped, 5-lobed
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Androecium Stamens
Stamens 4; anthers synthecous (with confluent thecae)
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Gynoecium Style
Style filiform; stigma short
Morphology Reproductive morphology Fruits
Fruit a sharply beaked septicidal capsule, the tip of each valve with a short loculicidal split
Morphology Reproductive morphology Seeds
Seeds minute, numerous, longitudinally 6–8-ribbed.
Distribution
Genus of three species, one on the Canary Is. (Gran Canaria), one in Angola and Namibia, and one in the Horn of Africa region.
Morphology General Habit
Herbs or subshrubs, covered by long glandular hairs

Native to:

Angola, Canary Is., Namibia, Oman, Socotra, Somalia, Yemen

Camptoloma Benth. appears in other Kew resources:

First published in A.P.de Candolle, Prodr. 10: 430 (1846)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.

Literature

Flora of Somalia

  • Flora Somalia, Vol 3, (2006) Author: by M. Thulin [updated by M. Thulin 2008]
  • Hilliard, The Manuleae, a tribe of Scrophulariaceae : 80–84 (1994).

Flora of Somalia
Flora of Somalia
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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