Taxon profile


Callisia Loefl.

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Liliopsida - monocotyledons »  order Commelinales »  family Commelinaceae »  subfamily Commelinoideae

Scientific synonyms

Aploleia Raf.
Cuthbertia Small
Hadrodemas H.E. Moore
Hapalanthus Jacq.
Leiandra Raf.
Leptocallisia (Benth. & Hook.f.) Pichon
Leptorhoeo C.B. Clarke
Phyodina Raf.
Rectanthera O. Deg.
Spironema Lindl.

Included taxa

Number of records: 20

species Callisia ciliata Kunth
species Callisia cordifolia (Sw.) E.S. Anderson & Woods. - Florida Roseling
species Callisia filiformis (M. Martens & Galeotti) D.R. Hunt
species Callisia fragrans (Lindl.) Woods. - Basketplant

Callisia fragrans

species Callisia gentlei Matuda

Callisia gentlei

species Callisia gracilis (Kunth) D.R. Hunt
species Callisia graminea (Small) G. Tucker - Grassleaf Roseling
species Callisia hintoniorum B.L. Turner
species Callisia insignis C.B. Clarke
species Callisia laui (D.R. Hunt) D.R. Hunt
species Callisia micrantha (Torr.) D.R. Hunt - Littleflower Roseling
species Callisia monandra (Sw.) Schult. & Schult.f. - Cojite Morado
species Callisia multiflora (M. Martens & Galeotti) Standl.
species Callisia navicularis (Ortgies) D.R. Hunt

Callisia navicularis

species Callisia ornata (Small) G. Tucker - Florida Scrub Roseling
species Callisia repens (Jacq.) L. - Creeping Inchplant

Callisia repens

species Callisia rosea (Vent.) D.R. Hunt - Piedmont Roseling
species Callisia soconuscensis Matuda
species Callisia tehuantepecana Matuda
species Callisia warszewicziana (Kunth & C.D. Bouché) D.R. Hunt

Links and literature

EN The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [1067635]

Rees, T. (compiler): The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [] [as Callisia Loefling, 1758]
Data retrieved on: 9 December 2019
EN C. Ulloa et al. (2017): An integrated assessment of the vascular plant species of the Americas, Science. 358. 1614-1617 [as Callisia Loefl.]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2019

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