Salvia mellifera
Salvia mellifera

Taxonavigation edit

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: Salviinae
Genus: Salvia
Subgenus: S. subg. Sclarea
Sectio: S. sect. Echinosphace
Species: Salvia mellifera

Name edit

Salvia mellifera Greene, Pittonia 2: 236 (1892).

Synonyms edit

  • Basionym
    • Audibertia stachyoides Benth., Labiat. Gen. Spec.: 313 (1833).
  • Homotypic
    • Audibertiella stachyoides (Benth.) Briq., Bull. Herb. Boissier 2: 73 (1894).
    • Ramona stachyoides (Benth.) Briq. in H.G.A.Engler & K.A.E.Prantl, Nat. Pflanzenfam. 4(3a): 287 (1896).
    • Salvia mellifera var. typica Munz, Bull. S. Calif. Acad. Sci. 26: 23 (1927), nom. inval.
  • Heterotypic
    • Audibertia spinulosa Nutt. ex Benth. in Candolle, Prodr. 12: 359 (1848), nom. inval.
    • Salvia mellifera var. jonesii Munz, Bull. S. Calif. Acad. Sci. 26: 24 (1927).
    • Salvia mellifera var. revoluta Munz, Bull. S. Calif. Acad. Sci. 26: 23 (1927).
    • Salvia mellifera subsp. jonesii (Munz) Abrams, Ill. Fl. Pacific States 3: 641 (1951).
    • Salvia mellifera subsp. revoluta (Munz) Abrams, Ill. Fl. Pacific States 3: 641 (1951).

Distribution edit

Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Northern America
    • Regional: Southwestern U.S.A.
      • California
    • Regional: Mexico
      • Mexico Northwest

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

References edit

Primary references edit

Greene, E.L. 1892. Pittonia; a Series of Papers Relating to Botany and Botanists 2: 236

Additional references edit

  • 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

Links edit

Vernacular names edit

English: black sage
español: salvia negra
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