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: Menthinae
Genus: Pogogyne

Overview of speciesEdit

P. abramsii – P. clareana – P. douglasii – P. floribunda – P. nudiuscula – P. serpylloides – P. tenuiflora – P. zizyphoroides


  • Pogogyne Benth., Labiat. Gen. Spec.: 414 (1834)
  • Type species: Pogogyne douglasii  Benth., Labiat. Gen. Spec.: 414 (1834)


  • Heterotypic
    • Hedeomoides Briq. in H.G.A.Engler & K.A.E.Prantl, Nat. Pflanzenfam. 4(3a): 295 (1896)


Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Northern America
    • Regional: Southwestern USA
      • California, Oregon
    • Regional: Mexico
      • Mexico Northwest
    • Extinct in:
      • Mexican Pacific Is.

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


Vernacular namesEdit

English: mesamint
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