Taxon profile


Violet Wild Petunia
Ruellia nudiflora (Engelm. & A. Gray) Urb.

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

Scientific synonyms

Ruellia nudiflora var. yucatana Leonard
Ruellia yucatana (Leonard) Tharp & Barkl.

Other names

= Yucatan Wild Petunia (Ruellia yucatana)

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 nudiflora (Engelm. & A. Gray) Urb.]
Data retrieved on: 20 June 2020

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