Taxon profile


Limestone Wild Petunia
Ruellia strepens L.

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

Scientific synonyms

Dipteracanthus strepens (L.) Nees
Ruellia strepens var. cleistantha Gray
Dipteracanthus micranthus Engelm. & Gray
Ruellia strepens var. micrantha (Engelm. & Gray) Britt.

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 strepens L.]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2019

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