Taxon profile


Longleaf Summer Bluet
Houstonia longifolia Gaertn.

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Rosopsida - eudicots »  order Gentianales »  family Rubiaceae »  genus Houstonia - bluet

Scientific synonyms

Hedyotis longifolia (Gaertn.) Hook.
Hedyotis purpurea var. longifolia (Gaertn.) Fosberg
Houstonia longifolia var. compacta Terrell
Houstonia longifolia var. glabra Terrell
Hedyotis nuttalliana Fosberg
Houstonia tenuifolia Nutt.
Oldenlandia purpurea var. tenuifolia (Nutt.) Gray ex Chapman
Houstonia purpurea var. tenuifolia (Nutt.) Gray
Houstonia longifolia var. tenuifolia (Nutt.) Wood
Hedyotis longifolia var. tenuifolia (Nutt.) Torr. & 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 Houstonia longifolia Gaertn.]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2019

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