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the web of life in southern Africa

Genus: Thesium

Life > eukaryotes > Archaeoplastida > Chloroplastida > Charophyta > Streptophytina > Plantae (land plants) > Tracheophyta (vascular plants) > Euphyllophyta > Lignophyta (woody plants) > Spermatophyta (seed plants) > Angiospermae (flowering plants) > Eudicotyledons > Core eudicots > Order: Santalales > Family: Santalaceae

About 325 species, occurring in temperate regions of the Old World and with two species in South America. A total of 195 species are native to southern Africa.

Species native to southern Africa

List from Plants of Southern Africa - an Online Checklist (SANBI), Flora of Zimbabwe and Flora of Mozambique.

Thesium abietinum


Thesium acuminatum


Thesium acutissimum


Thesium affine


Thesium aggregatum


Thesium alatum


Thesium albomontanum


Thesium angulosum


Thesium annulatum


Thesium archeri


Thesium aristatum


Thesium asperifolium


Thesium asterias


Thesium atrum

Recorded from Zimbabwe.


Thesium bathyschistum


Thesium boissierianum


Thesium brachygyne


Thesium breyeri


Thesium brevibarbatum

Recorded from Zimbabwe and Mozambique.


Thesium breyeri

Recorded from Zimbabwe and Mozambique.


Thesium bundiense

Recorded from Zimbabwe.


Thesium burchellii


Thesium burkei


Thesium capitatum


Thesium capitellatum


Thesium capituliflorum


Thesium carinatum


Thesium celatum


Thesium chimanimaniense

Recorded from Zimbabwe.


Thesium commutatum


Thesium confine


Thesium congestum


Thesium conostylum


Thesium cordatum


Thesium coriarium


Thesium cornigerum


Thesium costatum


Thesium cupressoides


Thesium cymosum


Thesium cytisoides


Thesium davidsonae


Thesium deceptum


Thesium decipiens


Thesium densiflorum


Thesium densum


Thesium disciflorum


Thesium disparile


Thesium dissitiflorum


Thesium dissitum


Thesium diversifolium


Thesium dolichomeres

Recorded from Zimbabwe.


Thesium dumale


Thesium durum


Thesium ecklonianum


Thesium elatius


Thesium equisetoides


Thesium ericaefolium


Thesium euphorbioides


Thesium euphrasioides


Thesium exile


Thesium fallax


Thesium fastigiatum

Recorded from Zimbabwe.


Thesium fimbriatum


Thesium flexuosum


Thesium foliosum


Thesium fragile


Thesium frisea


Thesium fructicosum


Thesium funale


Thesium galioides


Thesium glaucescens


Thesium glomeratum


Thesium glomeruliflorum


Thesium gnidiaceum


Thesium goetzeanum


Thesium gracilarioides


Thesium gracile


Thesium gracilentum


Thesium griseum


Thesium gypsophiloides


Thesium helichrysoides


Thesium helodes

Recorded from Zimbabwe.


Thesium hillianum


Thesium hirsutum


Thesium hispidulum


Thesium hispidum


Thesium hollandii


Thesium horridum


Thesium hystricoides


Thesium hystrix


Thesium imbricatum


Thesium impeditum


Thesium inhambanense

Recorded from Mozambique.


Thesium inversum


Thesium jeanae


Thesium junceum


Thesium juncifolium


Thesium junodii


Thesium karooicum


Thesium lacinulatum


Thesium leptocaule


Thesium lesliei


Thesium lineatum


Thesium lisae-mariae


Thesium litoreum


Thesium lobelioides


Thesium lopollense


Thesium macrogyne


Thesium macrostachyum


Thesium magalismontanum


Thesium magnifructum


Thesium marlothii


Thesium maximiliani


Thesium megalocarpum


Thesium microcephalum


Thesium micromeria


Thesium micropogon


Thesium mossii


Thesium multiramulosum


Thesium myriocladum

Recorded from Zimbabwe.


Thesium namaquense


Thesium natalense


Thesium nationae


Thesium nigromontanum


Thesium nigricans

Recorded from Zimbabwe and Mozambique.


Thesium nigrum


Thesium nudicaule


Thesium occidentale


Thesium oresigenum


Thesium orientale


Thesium pallidum


Thesium paniculatum


Thesium paronychioides


Thesium patersonae


Thesium patulum


Thesium penicillatum


Thesium phyllostachyum


Thesium pinifolium


Thesium pleuroloma


Thesium polycephalum


Thesium polygaloides


Thesium pottiae


Thesium procerum


Thesium prostratum


Thesium pseudovirgatum


Thesium pubescens


Thesium pungens


Thesium pycnanthum


Thesium pygmaeum

Recorded from Zimbabwe.


Thesium quinqueflorum


Thesium racemosum


Thesium rariflorum


Thesium rasum


Thesium repandum


Thesium resedoides


Thesium resinifolium


Thesium rogersii


Thesium rufescens


Thesium scabrum


Thesium scandens


Thesium schumannianum


Thesium scirpioides


Thesium sedifolium


Thesium selagineum


Thesium semotum


Thesium sertulariastrum


Thesium sonderianum


Thesium spartioides


Thesium spicatum


Thesium spinosum


Thesium squarrosum


Thesium strictum


Thesium subaphyllum

Recorded from Zimbabwe.


Thesium subnudum


Thesium subsimile


Thesium susannae


Thesium thamnus

Recorded from Zimbabwe.


Thesium thunbergianum


Thesium translucens


Thesium transvaalense


Thesium triflorum


Thesium umbelliferum


Thesium unyikense

Recorded from Zimbabwe.


Thesium urceolatum


Thesium ussanguense

Recorded from Zimbabwe and Mozambique.


Thesium utile


Thesium vahrmeijeri


Thesium virens


Thesium virgatum


Thesium viridifolium


Thesium viscibaccatum


Thesium whitehillensis


Thesium whyteanum

[= Thesium mukense]

Recorded from Zimbabwe and Mozambique.


Thesium xerophyticum


Thesium zeyheri