Taxonavigation: Lamiales 
Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Eudicots
Cladus: Core eudicots
Cladus: Asterids
Cladus: Lamiids
Ordo: Lamiales

Familia: Orobanchaceae
Tribus: Lindenbergieae
Genus: Lindenbergia
Species: L. grandiflora – L. hookeri – L. indica – L. muraria – L. philippensis


  • Lindenbergia Lehm. Sem. Hort. Bot. Hamburg. 1829: 6, 8. (1829)
  • Type species: not resolved.

Note: This genus has yet to fully accepted in Orobanchaceae, although the evidence presented by McNeal et al (2013) shows this genus to be sister to the rest of the family, hence its circumscription here.


  • Lehmann, J.G.C. (1829) Semina in Horto Botanico Hamburgensi 1829: 6, 8.
  • McNeal, J.R., Bennett, J.R., Wolfe, A.D., & Mathews, S. (2013) Phylogeny and origins of holoparasitism in Orobanchaceae, American Journal of Botany, 100: 971–983. Appendix S3, page 1. Optimal phylogenetic tree inferred from PHYB using RAxML (Stamatakis, 2006) and assuming a general-time-reversible model of evolution and 4 nucleotide rate classes. Available on line.
  • Stevens, P.F. (2001 onwards) Angiosperm Phylogeny Website. Version 12, July 2012 [and more or less continuously updated since]. [1]. Species list on [2].
  • The Plant List 2013. Lindenbergia in The Plant List Version 1.1. Published online. Accessed: 2014 Feb. 10. Genus circumscribed in Plantaginaceae
  • 2014. Lindenbergia. Missouri Botanical Garden. Published online. Accessed: 10 Feb. 2014.
  • International Plant Names Index. 2014. Lindenbergia. Published online. Accessed: Feb. 10 2014.
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