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Short description: Genus of flowering plants

Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Tracheophytes
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Eudicots
Clade: Asterids
Order: Asterales
Family: Campanulaceae
Subfamily: Campanuloideae
Genus: Microcodon

Microcodon is a genus of plants in the family Campanulaceae.[1] It contains four known species, all endemic to the Cape Provinces of South Africa .[2][3][4]

  • Microcodon glomeratus A.DC. 1830
  • Microcodon hispidulus (L.f.) Sond. in W.H.Harvey 1865
  • Microcodon linearis (L.f.) H.Buek in C.F.Ecklon & K.L.P.Zeyher 1837
  • Microcodon sparsiflorus A.DC. 1830


  1. "ITIS Standard Report Page: Microcodon". 
  2. Microcodon A.DC. Plants of the World Online. Retrieved 4 October 2023.
  3. Kew World Checklist of Selected Plant Families
  4. Lammers, T.G. (2007). World checklist and bibliography of Campanulaceae: 1-675. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

External links

Wikidata ☰ Q5403677 entry