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This genus is accepted, and its native range is Egypt to S. Africa, Indian Subcontinent.
Jamesbrittenia kraussiana

[FTEA]

Scrophulariaceae, S.A. Ghazanfar, F.N. Hepper & D. Philcox. Flora of Tropical East Africa. 2008

Morphology General Habit
Herbs or undershrubs, pubescent or ± viscid-pubescent or more rarely glabrous, becoming black on drying
Morphology Leaves
Leaves opposite, at least the lower ones, often alternate above, petiolate or sessile, dentate, dissected or entire
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers
Flowers solitary in axils of leaves, in terminal racemes or cymes
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Calyx
Calyx 5-lobed almost to the base, lobes ± imbricate
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Corolla
Corolla tubular, expanding near the apex, 5-lobed or 2-lipped; lobes imbricate, spreading, entire or shortly 2-fid or emarginate at the apex
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Androecium Stamens
Stamens 4, didynamous, inserted in swollen part of corolla tube; anthers all perfect
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Gynoecium
Ovary 2locular, ovules numerous; stigma obtuse or rarely 2-fid
Morphology Reproductive morphology Fruits
Capsule septicidal
Morphology Reproductive morphology Seeds
Seeds minute, numerous.

Native to:

Angola, Assam, Bangladesh, Botswana, Cape Provinces, Caprivi Strip, Egypt, Free State, India, KwaZulu-Natal, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Northern Provinces, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Zambia, Zimbabwe

Jamesbrittenia Kuntze appears in other Kew resources:

First published in Revis. Gen. Pl. 2: 461 (1891)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R., Nic Lughadha, E., Black, N., Turner, R. & Paton, A. (2021). The World Checklist of Vascular Plants, a continuously updated resource for exploring global plant diversity. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41597-021-00997-6 Scientific Data 8: 215.

Literature

Flora of Tropical East Africa

  • Edinb. J. Bot. 49: 231 (1992)
  • Rev. Manuleae: 84 (1994)

Flora of Tropical East Africa
Flora of Tropical East Africa
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Kew Backbone Distributions
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 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

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