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Thesium alpinum
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Eudicots
Order: Santalales
Family: Santalaceae
Genus: Thesium

Thesium is a genus of flowering plants in the family Santalaceae. It is particularly well represented in South Africa.[1]

The following species are recognised by The Plant List:[2]


  1. ^ J. P. M. Brenan (1979). "Three new species of Thesium (Santalaceae) from South Africa". Kew Bulletin. 33 (3): 395–397. doi:10.2307/4110134. JSTOR 4110134. 
  2. ^ "Thesium". The Plant List. Retrieved 14 February 2016. 

External links[edit]

  • Media related to Thesium at Wikimedia Commons
  • Data related to Thesium at Wikispecies
  • Thesium in the Flora of China