Taxon profile


Spigelia L.

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Rosopsida - eudicots »  order Gentianales »  family Loganiaceae

Included taxa

Number of records: 8

species Spigelia anthelmia L. - West Indian Pinkroot
species Spigelia gentianoides Chapman ex A. DC. - Purpleflower Pinkroot
species Spigelia hedyotidea A. DC. - Prairie Pinkroot
species Spigelia humboldtiana Cham. & Schltdl.

Spigelia humboldtiana

species Spigelia loganioides (Torr. & Gray ex Endl. & Fenzl) A. DC. - Florida Pinkroot
species Spigelia marilandica (L.) L. - Woodland Pinkroot
species Spigelia pedunculata Kunth
species Spigelia texana (Torr. & Gray) A. DC. - Texas Pinkroot

Links and literature

EN The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [1353628]

Rees, T. (compiler): The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [] [as Spigelia 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 Spigelia L.]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2019

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