New records of Lamiaceae from China and Uzbekistan

Yue ZHAO, Orzimat T. TURGINOV, Obidjon A. TURDIBOEV, Sardor O. PULATOV, Ya-Ping CHEN & Chun-Lei XIANG

en Adansonia 46 (2) - Pages 9-17

Published on 22 January 2024

Geographic novelties of three species of Lamiaceae are reported in this paper. Scutellaria repens Buch.-Ham. ex D.Don, previously only known from India, Myanmar, Nepal, and Pakistan, is documented from Tibet, China for the first time. Lamium purpureum L., previously known as widely distributed in Eurasia (but not Uzbekistan) and North Africa, and Dracocephalum baldshuanicum (Gontsch.) A.L.Budantzev, previously only known from Afghanistan, Iran, Kirgizstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, are newly reported from Uzbekistan. Diagnostic characters, detailed illustrations, and updated distributions of the three species are provided. In addition, lectotypes for Dracocephalum baldshuanicum are designated.


Central Asia, Lamioideae, Nepetoideae, Lamium, Dracocephalum, Scutellaria, lectotypification

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