Taxon profile


Hairyflower Wild Petunia
Ruellia ciliatiflora Hook.

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Rosopsida - eudicots »  order Lamiales »  family Acanthaceae »  genus Ruellia - wild petunia

Scientific synonyms

Arrhostoxylum ciliatiflorum (Hook.) Nees
Ruellia kuntzei Lindau
Arrhostoxylum kuntzei (Lindau) Bremek.
Ruellia lorentziana Griseb.
Ruellia lorentziana var. paraguariensis Hassl.
Ruellia lorentziana var. parvifolia Hassl.


Ruellia ciliatiflora - Hairyflower Wild Petunia

Author: Petr Kocna

Links and literature

EN C. Ulloa et al. (2017): An integrated assessment of the vascular plant species of the Americas, Science. 358. 1614-1617 [as Ruellia ciliatiflora Hook.]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2019

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