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This genus is accepted, and its native range is Tropical & S. Africa, Comoros, Indian Subcontinent to Myanmar.

Native to:

Angola, Assam, Bangladesh, Burundi, Cabinda, Cameroon, Cape Provinces, Central African Repu, Comoros, East Himalaya, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Gulf of Guinea Is., India, Kenya, KwaZulu-Natal, Malawi, Mali, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, Nigeria, Northern Provinces, Rwanda, Somalia, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Tanzania, Uganda, West Himalaya, Zambia, Zaïre, Zimbabwe

Equilabium Mwany., A.J.Paton & Culham appears in other Kew resources:

First published in Bot. J. Linn. Soc. 188: 367 (2018)

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.
  • Paton, A.J., Mwanyambo, M. Govaerts, R.H.A., Smitha, K., Suddee, S., Phillipson, P.B., Wilson, T.C., Forster, P.I. & Culham, A. (2019). Nomenclatural changes in Coleus and Plectranthus (Lamiaceae): A tale of more than two genera PhytoKeys 129: 1-158.

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