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Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Eudicots
Cladus: Core eudicots
Cladus: Asterids
Cladus: Lamiids
Ordo: Lamiales

Familia: Orobanchaceae
Tribus: Buchnereae
Genus: Nesogenes
Species: N. africanus – N. decumbens – N. euphrasioides – N. madagascariensis – N. orerensis – N. prostrata – N. rotensis – N. tenuis

Nesogenes A.DC. Prodr. 11: 703. (1847)

Type species: Nesogenes euphrasioides A.DC. 11: 703. (1847)


Acharitea Benth. Gen. Pl. 2: 1142. (1876)
Stemodiopsis Engl. Annuario Reale Ist. Bot. Roma 7: 25. (1897) Madagascan species only others in Linderniaceae.


Candolle, A.L.P.P. de (1847) Prodromus Systematis Naturalis Regni Vegetabilis 11: 703. BHL
International Plant Names Index. 2014. Nesogenes. Published online. Accessed: Feb. 28 2014.
Marais, W. 1983: Madagascan Nesogenes (Nesogenaceae). Kew bulletin 38(1): 37–39. DOI: 10.2307/4107957 Reference page.
Morawetz, J.J.; Randle, C.P.; Wolfe, A.D. 2010. Phylogenetic relationships within the tropical clade of Orobanchaceae. Taxon 59(2): 416–426. JSTOR Full text PDF Reference page.
The Plant List 2013. Nesogenes in The Plant List Version 1.1. Published on the internet. Accessed: 2014 Feb. 12.
Tropicos.org 2014. Nesogenes. Missouri Botanical Garden. Published on the internet. Accessed: 2014 Feb. 28.

Nesogenes is a genus of flowering plants belonging to the family Orobanchaceae.[1]

Its native range is Eastern Tropical Africa, Western Indian Ocean, Pacific.[1]


Nesogenes africanus G.Taylor
Nesogenes decumbens Balf.f.
Nesogenes euphrasioides (Hook. & Arn.) A.DC.
Nesogenes glandulosus (Scott Elliot) Mildbr.
Nesogenes madagascariensis (Bonati) Marais
Nesogenes orerensis (Cordem.) Marais
Nesogenes prostrata (Benth.) Hemsl.
Nesogenes rotensis Fosberg & D.R.Herbst
Nesogenes tenuis (Benth. & Hook.f.) Marais


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