Barleria velutina

Dominique Champluvier, 2011, New and overlooked Acanthaceae taxa from D. R. Congo, Rwanda and Burundi: (1) the genus Barleria, Plant Ecology and Evolution 144 (1), pp. 82-95: 87

publication ID

10.5091/plecevo.2011.388

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03F0E204-237D-6056-D42D-FF51FACDA4E6

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Barleria velutina
status

 

Key to novelties allied to B. velutina 

1. Plant without long bracts hiding the calyces; corolla (2.5)3–4 cm long, upper lobes of corolla absent……………………………………………...........................…………………………………..2

1. Plant with long bracts hiding the calyces, corolla 4–4.5 cm long; upper lobes of corolla present............. ......................................................................................................................... B. sceptrum­katanganum 

2. Calyx lobes entire; corolla lobes orbicular-obovate, 15 × 16 mm, capsule 27 mm long........... B. obtecta 2. Calyx lobes toothed; corolla lobes elliptic, 25–27 × 8–17 mm, capsule 17 mm long.......... B. velutina 

2. Calyx lobes toothed; corolla lobes elliptic, 25–27 × 8–17 mm, capsule 17 mm long.......... B. velutina