African Plant Database

Orthosiphon thymiflorus (Roth) Sleesen
Information on the genus : Orthosiphon
Basionym : Ocimum thymiflorum Roth
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Ocimum thymiflorum Roth (1821)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=*Orthosiphon australis Vatke (1876)
=Orthosiphon suffrutescens (Thonn.) J.K. Morton
=Ocimum suffrutescens Thonn.
=Orthosiphon inconcinnus Briq. (1903)
=Orthosiphon wilmsii var. komghensis N.E. Br.
=Orthosiphon wilmsii Gürke (1899)
=Orthosiphon buryi S. Moore (1907)
=Orthosiphon calaminthoides Baker (1895)
=Orthosiphon glabratus var. africanus Benth.
=*Orthosiphon hildebrandtii Baker (1900)
=Orthosiphon liebrechtsianus Briq. (1898)
=Orthosiphon mollis Baker (1895)
=Orthosiphon mombasicus Baker (1900)
=Orthosiphon neglectus Briq. (1903)
=Orthosiphon rabaiensis var. parvifolia S. Moore
=Orthosiphon silvicola Gürke (1908)
=Orthosiphon somalensis Vatke (1880)
=*Orthosiphon tenuifrons Briq. ex A. Chev.
=*Ocimum thonningii Thonn.
=Plectranthus bolusii T. Cooke (1909)
=Orthosiphon glabratus Benth. (1831)
Ecology and distribution
Biol./Eco : Herb; Subhumid; ; 500-999 m, 1000-1499 m, 1500-1999 m; distribution: Africa. Asia,

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • DARBYSHIRE, I. KORDOFAMI, M. & AL. (2015). The plants of Sudan and South Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing : 336

Bibliography other :
  • Reinwardtia 5: 42 (1952).
  • Fl. Trop. E. Africa Lamiac.: 186 (2009)
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Record n°186520 created 2008-10-02 - modified 2008-10-02
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