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This genus is accepted, and its native range is S. Tropical & S. Africa.
Manulea crassifolia subsp. thodeana

[FZ]

Scrophulariaceae, D. Philcox. Flora Zambesiaca 8:2. 1990

Morphology General Habit
Erect, annual or perennial herbs or rarely undershrubs, glabrous to variously pubescent.
Morphology Leaves
Leaves all radical and resetted, or sometimes also cauline and opposite or uppermost alternate, entire or dentate.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers
Flowers several to numerous, pedicellate or subsessile, bracteate or ebracteate.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Inflorescences
Inflorescence terminal, racemose, spicate or compound, thyrsoid or paniculate.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Calyx
Calyx 5-lobed.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Corolla
Corolla 5-lobed, lobes subequal; tube slender, rarely dilated at throat.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Androecium Stamens
Stamens 4, didynamous; filaments filiform, short; anthers unithecal, thecae confluent, anterior pair reniform, perfect or sterile, included or shortly exserted; posterior pair reniform or oblong, perfect, included.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Gynoecium Style
Style filiform, included or slightly exserted, stigma subclavate.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Gynoecium Ovary
Ovary bilocular, ovules numerous.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Seeds
Seeds rugose.

Native to:

Angola, Botswana, Cape Provinces, Free State, KwaZulu-Natal, Lesotho, Mozambique, Namibia, Northern Provinces, Swaziland, Zimbabwe

Manulea L. appears in other Kew resources:

First published in Mant. Pl.: 12 (1767)

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 Zambesiaca

  • Mant. PL.: 12 (1767).

Flora Zambesiaca
Flora Zambesiaca
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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