Taxon profile


Boerhavia L.

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Rosopsida - eudicots »  order Caryophyllales »  family Nyctaginaceae

Included taxa

Number of records: 20

species Boerhavia acutifolia (Choisy) J.W. Moore - Sharp-leaf Spiderling

Boerhavia acutifolia

species Boerhavia anisophylla Torr. - Wineflower
species Boerhavia coccinea P. Mill. - Scarlet Spiderling

Boerhavia coccinea

species Boerhavia coulteri (Hook. f.) S. Wats. - Coulter's Spiderling
species Boerhavia diffusa L. - Red Spiderling

Boerhavia diffusa

species Boerhavia erecta L. - Erect Spiderling
species Boerhavia gracillima Heimerl - Slimstalk Spiderling
species Boerhavia herbstii Fosberg - Alena

Boerhavia herbstii

species Boerhavia intermedia M.E. Jones - Fivewing Spiderling
species Boerhavia linearifolia Gray - Narrowleaf Spiderling
species Boerhavia mathisiana F.B. Jones - Mathis' Spiderling
species Boerhavia megaptera Standl. - Tucson Mountain Spiderling
species Boerhavia pterocarpa S. Wats. - Apache Pass Spiderling
species Boerhavia purpurascens Gray - Purple Spiderling
species Boerhavia repens L. - Anena

Boerhavia repens

species Boerhavia scandens L. - Climbing Wartclub
species Boerhavia spicata Choisy - Creeping Spiderling
species Boerhavia tetrandra G. Forst.
species Boerhavia triquetra S. Wats. - Slender Spiderling
species Boerhavia wrightii Gray - Largebract Spiderling

Links and literature

EN The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [1314641]

Rees, T. (compiler): The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [] [as Boerhavia Linnaeus, 1753]
Data retrieved on: 8 December 2019
EN C. Ulloa et al. (2017): An integrated assessment of the vascular plant species of the Americas, Science. 358. 1614-1617 [as Boerhavia L.]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2019

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