Gloxinia

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: Gloxiniinae
Genus: Gloxinia
Species: G. alterniflora – G. erinoides – G. major – G. perennis – G. xanthophylla

NameEdit

Gloxinia L'Her., 1789.

  • Typus: G. maculata L'Hér., nom. illeg. = Gloxinia perennis (L.) Fritsch

SynonymsEdit

  • Homotypic
    • Anodiscus Benth.
    • Escheria Regel, Flora 32: 179, in syn. 1849.
    • Eucolum Salisb., Prodr. Stirp. 98. 1796.
    • Fiebrigia Fritsch
    • Koellikeria Regel
    • Salisia Regel, Flora 32: 179. 1849, nom. illeg. non Lindl. (1839).

Homonyms

  • Gloxinia Regel (1851) = Ligeria Decne.

DistributionEdit

Native distribution areas:
  • Continental Southern America
    • Regional: Southern South America
      • Argentina Northwest
    • Regional: Western South America
      • Bolivia, Ecuador, Peru
    • Regional: Brazil
      • Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central
    • Regional: Northern South America
      • Colombia, Venezuela
    • Regional: Central America
      • Costa Rica, Nicaragua, Panamá
    • Regional: Caribbean
      • Trinidad-Tobago
  • Introduced into:
    • Cuba, Dominican Republic, French Guiana, Guyana, India, Jamaica, Puerto Rico, Suriname

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

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Vernacular namesEdit

беларуская: Глаксінія
suomi: Tulikit
Gaeilge: Glocsainia
русский: Глоксиния
svenska: Violgloxinia
українська: Глоксинія
中文: 大岩桐属
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