Elytraria imbricata

Elytraria imbricata
Elytraria imbricata

TaxonavigationEdit

Taxonavigation: Lamiales 
Classification System: APG IV

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

Familia: Acanthaceae
Subfamilia: Nelsonioideae
Genus: Elytraria
Species: Elytraria imbricata

NameEdit

Elytraria imbricata (Vahl) Pers., 1805

SynonymsEdit

  • Homotypic
    • Elytraria tridentata Vahl in Enum. Pl. 1: 107 (1804), nom. superfl.
    • Justicia imbricata Vahl in Eclog. Amer. 1: 1 (1797)
  • Heterotypic
    • Dicliptera ramentacea Spreng. ex Nees in A.P.de Candolle, Prodr. 11: 64 (1847)
    • Elytraria amara Blanco in Fl. Filip. ed. 2.: 8 (1845)
    • Elytraria apargiifolia Nees in A.P.de Candolle, Prodr. 11: 65 (1847)
    • Elytraria caulescens Ledeb. in Index Seminum (TU, Dorpatensis) 1820: 1 (1820)
    • Elytraria fasciculata Kunth in F.W.H.von Humboldt, A.J.A.Bonpland & C.S.Kunth, Nov. Gen. Sp. 2: 235 (1818)
    • Elytraria frondosa Kunth in F.W.H.von Humboldt, A.J.A.Bonpland & C.S.Kunth, Nov. Gen. Sp. 2: 116 (1817)
    • Elytraria microstachya Oerst. in Vidensk. Meddel. Naturhist. Foren. Kjøbenhavn 1854: 114 (1855)
    • Elytraria pachystachya Oerst. in Vidensk. Meddel. Naturhist. Foren. Kjøbenhavn 1854: 116 (1855)
    • Elytraria ramosa Kunth in F.W.H.von Humboldt, A.J.A.Bonpland & C.S.Kunth, Nov. Gen. Sp. 2: 235 (1818)
    • Elytraria scorpioides Schult. in Mant. 1: 128 (1822)
    • Elytraria squamosa (Jacq.) Lindau in Anales Inst. Fís.-Geogr. Nac. Costa Rica 8: 299 (1895)
    • Elytraria tridentata var. caulescens Nees in C.F.P.von Martius & auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Bras. 9: 13 (1847)
    • Elytraria tridentata var. wrightii M.Gómez in Anales Soc. Esp. Hist. Nat. 23: 280 (1894)
    • Tubiflora pachystachya (Oerst.) Kuntze in Revis. Gen. Pl. 2: 500 (1891)
    • Tubiflora squamosa (Jacq.) Kuntze in Revis. Gen. Pl. 2: 500 (1891)

DistributionEdit

Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Southern America
    • Regional: Southern South America
      • Argentina Northwest
    • Regional: Caribbean
      • Aruba, Haiti, Netherlands Antilles, Trinidad-Tobago
    • Regional: Central America
      • Belize, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panamá
    • Regional: Western South America
      • Bolivia, Ecuador, Peru
    • Regional: Brazil
      • Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central
    • Regional: Northern South America
      • Colombia, Venezuela
  • Continental: Northern America
    • Regional: Southern Central USA
      • Arizona, New Mexico, Texas
    • Regional: Mexico
      • Mexican Pacific Is., Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest
    • Introduced into:
      • Galápagos, Madagascar, Philippines, Vietnam

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

ReferencesEdit

Primary referencesEdit

Additional referencesEdit

  • Allred, K.W. (2012). Flora Neomexicana, ed. 2, 1: 1-599. Range Science Herbarium, Las Cruces, New Mexico

LinksEdit

Vernacular namesEdit

English: purple scalystem
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