Episcia

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: Gesneriaceae
Subfamilia: Gesnerioideae
Tribus: Gesnerieae
Subtribus: Columneinae
Genus: Episcia
Species: E. andina – E. cupreata – E. duidae – E. fimbriata – E. lilacina – E. prancei – E. reptans – E. rubra – E. sphalera

NameEdit

Episcia Mart., Nova Gen. Sp. 3: 39. (1829)

  • Type species: Episcia reptans Mart., Nova Gen. Sp. 3: 41. (1829)

SynonymsEdit

  • Heterotypic
    • Cyrtodeira Hanst.

DistributionEdit

Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Mexico & Southern America
    • Benin, Brazil North, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guyana, Honduras, Mexico Southeast, Nicaragua, Panamá, Peru, Suriname, Venezuela
  • Introduced into:
    • Bangladesh, Chagos Archipelago, Cuba, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Leeward Is., Mexico Southwest, Puerto Rico, Society Is., Trinidad-Tobago, Venezuelan Antilles, Vietnam

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

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Vernacular namesEdit

беларуская: Еписция
čeština: Episcie
suomi: Kuparilehdet
lietuvių: Ritlenis
русский: Эписция
svenska: Kopparbladssläktet
українська: Епісція
中文: 喜荫花属
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