Volkameria glabra

Volkameria glabra
Volkameria glabra

TaxonavigationEdit

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: Ajugoideae
Tribus: Clerodendreae
Genus: Volkameria
Species: Volkameria glabra

NameEdit

Volkameria glabra (E.Mey.) Mabb. & Y.W.Yuan, Taxon 59: 132 (2010)

SynonymsEdit

  • Basionym
    • Clerodendrum glabrum E.Mey., Comm. Pl. Afr. Austr.: 273 (1838).
  • Homotypic
    • Siphonanthus glaber (E.Mey.) Hiern, Cat. Afr. Pl. 1: 842 (1900).
  • Heterotypic
    • Clerodendrum glabrum var. angustifolium E.Mey., Comm. Pl. Afr. Austr.: 273 (1838).
    • Clerodendrum capense D.Don ex Steud., Nomencl. Bot., ed. 2, 1: 382 (1840).
    • Clerodendrum capense Eckl. & Zeyh. ex Schauer in A.P.de Candolle, Prodr. 11: 661 (1847).
    • Clerodendrum ovale Klotzsch in W.C.H.Peters, Naturw. Reise Mossambique 6(1): 257 (1861).
    • Clerodendrum minutiflorum Baker, Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew 1894: 150 (1894).
    • Clerodendrum ovalifolium Engl., Pflanzenw. Ost-Afrikas, A: 124 (1895), orth. var.
    • Clerodendrum glabratum Gürke, Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 28: 295 (1900).
    • Clerodendrum rehmannii Gürke, Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 28: 294 (1900).
    • Siphonanthus glaber var. incarnatus Hiern, Cat. Afr. Pl. 1: 842 (1900).
    • Siphonanthus glaber var. vaga Hiern, Cat. Afr. Pl. 1: 842 (1900).
    • Clerodendrum glabrum var. ovale H.Pearson in W.H.Harvey & auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Cap. 5(1): 219 (1901).
    • Clerodendrum somalense Chiov., Agric. Colon. 20: 103 (1926).
    • Premna suaveolens Chiov., Fl. Somala 2: 360 (1932).
    • Clerodendrum glabrum var. pubescens B.Thomas, Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 68: 77 (1936).
    • Clerodendrum glabrum var. vagum (Hiern) Moldenke, Phytologia 13: 306 (1966).
    • Clerodendrum glabrum var. minutiflorum (Baker) Fosberg, Kew Bull. 33: 143 (1978).
    • Clerodendrum glabrum f. pubescens R.Fern., Mem. Soc. Brot. 30: 11 (1998), nom. illeg.

DistributionEdit

Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Africa
    • Regional: Tropical Africa
      • Aldabra, Angola, Botswana, Cape Provinces, Comoros, Kenya, KwaZulu-Natal, Mozambique, Namibia, Northern Provinces, Seychelles, Somalia, Swaziland, Tanzania
    • Introduced into:
      • Bermuda, Guatemala, Hawaii, Sierra Leone

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

ReferencesEdit

Primary referencesEdit

  • Yuan, Y.W., Mabberley, D.J., Steane, D.A. & Olmstead, R.G. 2010. Further disintegration and redefinition of Clerodendrum (Lamiaceae): Implications for the understanding of the evolution of an intriguing breeding strategy. Taxon 59(1): 125–133. PDF Reference page

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Vernacular namesEdit

Afrikaans: Witblomtontelhout, Tontelhout, Stinkboom, Bitterboom, Bitterblaar, Harpuisblaar, Truitjie-roer-my-nie
English: Natal glorybower, Tinderwood, Cat's whiskers, White cat's whiskers, Verbena tree
Sesotho sa Leboa: Moswaapêba, Mohlokohloko, Motlhokutlhoku
chiShona: Nyakachembere
Setswana: Xinhunwelambeva, Noswaapêba
Tshivenda: Munukha-tshilongwe
isiXhosa: umQwaqwanam, uQangazana, umQangazani, iNunkisiqaqa, umQwaqu
isiZulu: umQoqonga, umQaqongo, umNukalembeba, iFamu, umNukambiba, uPhehlekwathi, uPhehlakwathi
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