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Bystropogon origanifolius

Classification System: APG IV

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

Familia: Lamiaceae
Subfamilia: Nepetoideae
Tribus: Mentheae
Subtribus: Menthinae
Genus: Bystropogon
Species: Bystropogon origanifolius
Varietates: B. o. var. canariae – B. o. var. ferrensis – B. o. var. origanifolius – B. o. var. palmensis

Bystropogon origanifolius L'Hér., Sert. Angl.: 20 (1789).

Mentha origanifolia (L'Hér.) J.F.Gmel., Syst. Nat. ed. 13[bis]: 902 (1792).
Bystropogon plumosus var. origanifolius (L'Hér.) Christ, Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 9: 136 (1887).

Native distribution areas:

Continental: Africa
Regional: Macaronesia
Canary Is.

References: Brummitt, R.K. 2001. TDWG – World Geographical Scheme for Recording Plant Distributions, 2nd Edition
Primary references

L'Héritier de Brutelle, C.L., 1789. Sert. Angl.: 20

Additional references

Govaerts, R.H.A. 1996. World Checklist of Seed Plants, volume 2. MIM, Deurne. 492pp. In two parts. ISBN 90-572-0006-6. Reference page.
Govaerts, R.H.A. 2003. World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. [unavailable for the public] Reference page.
Dobignard, A. & Chatelain, C. 2012. Index synonymique de la flore d'Afrique du Nord. Volume 4: Dicotyledoneae: Fabaceae – Nymphaeaceae. Conservatoire et jardin botaniques, Genève, ISBN 978-2-8277-0126-1, 431 pp. PDF Reference page.


Govaerts, R. et al. 2020. Bystropogon origanifolius in World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published online. Accessed: 2020 April 5. Reference page.
International Plant Names Index. 2020. Bystropogon origanifolius. Published online. Accessed: 5 April 2020.

Vernacular names
Deutsch: Oreganoblättrige Strauchminze
español: Poleo de pinar, poleo cumbre

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