Taxon profile


Spiny Spiderflower
Tarenaya spinosa (Jacq.) Raf.

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Rosopsida - eudicots »  order Brassicales »  family Cleomaceae »  genus Tarenaya

Scientific synonyms

Cleome spinosa Jacq.
Neocleome spinosa (Jacq.) Small
Cleome afrospina H.H. Iltis
Cleome sandwicensis Gray


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 Tarenaya spinosa (Jacq.) Raf.]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2019

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