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This species is accepted, and its native range is Ethiopia to Somalia, Yemen.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

Ethiopia, Somalia, Yemen

Coleus burorum Chiov. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jan 1, 1982 Gillett, J.B. [4880], Somalia Plectranthus cicatricosus K000431898 Unknown type material
Gillett, J.B. [4880], Somalia Plectranthus cicatricosus K000431899 Unknown type material

First published in Fl. Somala 1: 278 (1929)

Not accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne. [Cited as Plectranthus burorum.]
  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. [Cited as Plectranthus burorum.]

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Thulin, M. (ed.) (2006). Flora of Somalia 3: 1-626. The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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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