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This genus is accepted, and its native range is Somalia.

[FSOM]

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

Morphology General Habit
Erect, ascending or hanging herbs or subshrubs, pubescent; latex clear
Morphology Leaves
Leaves small
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers
Flowers small; corolla cup-shaped
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Corona
Corona urn-shaped or cup-shaped, consisting of staminal and interstaminal parts fused for at least 3/4 of total corona length, sulcate, emarginate
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Gynostegium
Gynostegium pyramidal, sessile or almost so; connective appendages triangular
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Gynoecium Stigma
Stigmatic head umbonate to flat
Morphology Reproductive morphology Fruits
Follicles 1 per flower, thin-walled, fusiform, not winged
Morphology Reproductive morphology Seeds
Seeds tuberculate.
Distribution
Two species in Somalia only.

Native to:

Somalia

Calciphila Liede & Meve appears in other Kew resources:

First published in Novon 16: 369 (2006)

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 Somalia

  • Flora Somalia, Vol 3, (2006) Author: by S. Liede-Schumann [updated by S. Liede-Schumann 2008]

Flora of Somalia
Flora of Somalia
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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