Tetraclea coulteri


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: Ajugoideae
Tribus: Clerodendreae
Genus: Tetraclea
Species: T. coulteri

Source(s) of checklist: 


Tetraclea A.Gray, Amer. J. Sci. Arts, ser. 2, 16: 98 (1853).


Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Northern America
    • Regional: South-Central U.S.A.
      • New Mexico, Texas.
    • Regional: Mexico
      • Mexico Central, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest.

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


Primary referencesEdit

Gray, A., 1853. Amer. J. Sci. Arts, ser. 2, 16: 98

Additional referencesEdit

  • Yuan, Y.W., Mabberley, D.J., Steane, D.A. & Olmstead, R.G. (2010). Further disintegration and redefinition of Clerodendrum (Lamiaceae). Implications for the understanding of the evolution of an intriguing breeding strategy Taxon 59: 125-133.


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