Taxonavigation: Lamiales 
Classification System: APG IV

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

Familia: Lamiaceae
Subfamilia: Nepetoideae
Tribus: Mentheae
Subtribus: Nepetinae
Genus: Meehania
Species: M. cordata – M. faberi – M. fargesii – M. henryi – M. hongliniana – M. montis-koyae – M. pinfaensis – M. urticifolia

Source(s) of checklist: 


  • Meehania Britton, Bull. Torrey Bot. Club 21: 33 (1894)
  • Type species: Meehania cordata  (Nutt.) Britton, Bull. Torrey Bot. Club 21: 33 (1894)


Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Asia-Temperate
    • Regional: China
      • China North-Central, China South-Central, China Southeast
    • Regional: Eastern Asia
      • Japan, Korea, Manchuria, Primorye
  • Continental: Northern America
    • Regional: Eastern USA
      • Kentucky, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Virginia

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


Primary referencesEdit

Additional referencesEdit

  • Govaerts, R.H.A. 2003. World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. [unavailable for the public] Reference page


Vernacular namesEdit

日本語: ラショウモンカズラ属
中文: 龙头草属
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