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

Native to:

Angola, Botswana, Caprivi Strip, Namibia, Northern Provinces, Zimbabwe

Coleus hereroensis (Engl.) A.J.Paton appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Aug 29, 2008 Crawford, F. [15], Namibia Plectranthus hereroensis K000450260
Aug 29, 2008 Crawford, F. [15], Namibia Plectranthus hereroensis K000450259
s.coll. [s.n.] Plectranthus hereroensis 42055.000
Pearson, H.H.W. [2448], Angola Plectranthus hereroensis K001008908
Henriques, C. [123], Angola Plectranthus hereroensis K001008912
Pearson, H.H.W. [2572], Angola Plectranthus hereroensis K001008909
Holub [1403], Zimbabwe Plectranthus hereroensis K000430755 Unknown type material
Welwitsch [5495], Angola Plectranthus hereroensis K000430756 Unknown type material
de Menezes, A. [1660], Angola Plectranthus hereroensis K001008910
Dinter [7367], South Africa Plectranthus hereroensis K000430833 holotype
de Menezes, A. [288], Angola Plectranthus hereroensis K001008906
Henriques, C. [368], Angola Plectranthus hereroensis K001008911
Couto, C. [206], Angola Plectranthus hereroensis K001008905
Pearson, H.H.W. [2965], Angola Plectranthus hereroensis K001008907

First published in PhytoKeys 129: 56 (2019)

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

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Figueiredo, E. & Smith, G.F. (2008). Plants of Angola Strelitzia 22: 1-279. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.
  • van Jaarsveld, E. (2006). The Southern African Plectranthus and the art of turning shade to glade: 1-176. Ferwood Press, Simon's Town, South Africa.

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