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Noun1.Sphacele - a dicotyledonous genus of the family Labiatae
asterid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous herbs and some trees and shrubs
family Labiatae, family Lamiaceae, Labiatae, Lamiaceae, mint family - a large family of aromatic herbs and shrubs having flowers resembling the lips of a mouth and four-lobed ovaries yielding four one-seeded nutlets and including mint; thyme; sage; rosemary
Lepechinia calycina, Sphacele calycina, pitcher sage - California plant with woolly stems and leaves and large white flowers
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En Veracruz no se consideraron los nombres actualizados como validos, por ejemplo se usa Gardoquia y Satureja en lugar de Clinopodium y Sphacele en lugar de Lepechinia.
Bot.: 29 (1804); Sphacele chamaedryoides (Balb.) Briq.; Sphacele campanulata Benth.; MA 255006-1 (2 pliegos), fl, fr: [CHILE] <<La didynamia / Romero vulgo / frutex habitat chile / flores obri / Horminium?>> [et.
131 (1833); Alguelagum auriferum Rusby; Astemon graveolens Regel; Sphacele inflata Briq.; Lepechinia inflata (Briq.) Epling; Sphacele kuntzeana Briq.; Sphacele vesiculosa (Benth.) J.