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This genus is accepted, and its native range is S. Tropical & S. Africa.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

[FZ]

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

Morphology General Habit
Shrubs or coarse herbs.
Morphology Leaves
Leaves opposite, subovate, denticulate.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Inflorescences
Inflorescence cymose, axillary or terminal.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Calyx
Calyx 5-toothed, lobes linear-lanceolate, slightly overlapping in bud.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Corolla
Corolla deciduous; tube cylindrical, equalling to exceeding calyx; limb 5-lobed, spreading, subregular; lobes imbricate in bud, flat when open.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Androecium Stamens
Stamens 4, perhaps with a rudimentary fifth; filaments short, filiform, inserted near base of corolla tube; anthers short, bithecal, included.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Gynoecium Pistil
Ovary bilocular, subglobose; style short, fleshy; stigma ovoid, capitate, cleft at apex; ovules numerous.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Fruits
Fruit bilocular, subglobose, indehiscent.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Seeds
Seeds numerous, ovoid, rugose.

Native to:

Cape Provinces, KwaZulu-Natal, Lesotho, Northern Provinces, Swaziland, Zimbabwe

Teedia Rudolphi appears in other Kew resources:

First published in J. Bot. (Schrader) 1799(2): 288 (1800)

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

  • in Schrad. Journ. Bot. 2: 289 (1799).

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