Asclepias variegata

Asclepias variegata

TaxonavigationEdit

Taxonavigation: Gentianales 
Classification System: APG IV

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

Familia: Apocynaceae
Subfamilia: Asclepiadoideae
Tribus: Asclepiadeae
Subtribus: Asclepiadinae
Genus: Asclepias
Species: Asclepias variegata

NameEdit

Asclepias variegata L., 1753

SynonymsEdit

  • Homotypic
    • Biventraria variegata (L.) Small, Man. S.E. Fl.: 1072 (1933).
  • Heterotypic
    • Asclepias citrifolia Jacq., Collectanea 2: 290 (1789).
    • Asclepias hybrida Michx., Fl. Bor.-Amer. 1: 115 (1803).
    • Asclepias variegata var. major Hook., Fl. Bor.-Amer. 2: 52 (1837).
    • Asclepias variegata var. minor Hook., Fl. Bor.-Amer. 2: 52 (1837).
    • Asclepias lindleyi Gillies ex Steud., Nomencl. Bot., ed. 2, 1: 145 (1840).

DistributionEdit

Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Northern America
      • USA (Alabama, Arkansas, Connecticut, District of Columbia, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Missouri, Mississippi, North Carolina, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, West Virginia), Canada (Ontario)

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

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Vernacular namesEdit

English: redring milkweed
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