Taxonavigation: Lamiales 
Classification System: APG IV

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

Familia: Lamiaceae
Subfamilia: Nepetoideae
Tribus: Mentheae
Subtribus: Nepetinae
Genus: Lophanthus
Species: L. krylovii – L. schrenkii – L. subnivalis – L. tibeticus – L. varzobicus

Source(s) of checklist: 


Lophanthus Adans., Fam. Pl. 2: 194 (1763)


  • Heterotypic
    • Vleckia Raf., Med. Repos., ser. 2, 5: 352 (1808)



Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Asia-Temperate
    • Regional: Central Asia
      • Altay, Kazakhstan, Kirgizstan, Mongolia, Tadzhikistan, Tibet, Xinjiang

References: Brummitt, R.K. 2001. TDWG – World Geographical Scheme for Recording Plant Distributions, 2nd Edition


Primary referencesEdit

Additional referencesEdit

  • Govaerts, R.H.A. 2003. World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. [unavailable for the public] Reference page
  • Dirmenci, T., Yildiz, B., Hedge, I.C. & Firat, M. (2010). Lophanthus (Lamiaceae) in Turkey: a new generic record and a new species Turkish Journal of Botany 34: 123-129.


Vernacular namesEdit

беларуская: Лофант
русский: Лофант
українська: Лофант
中文: 扭藿香属
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