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Taxon: Hygrophila auriculata (Schumach.) Heine

Genus: Hygrophila
Family: Acanthaceae subfamily: Acanthoideae tribe: Ruellieae.
Nomen number: 100678
Place of publication: Kew Bull. 16:172. 1962
Name verified on: 08-Aug-2008 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 19-Aug-2008
No species priority site assigned.

NO ACCESSIONS IN NPGS UNDER THIS NAME.

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Distributional range:

      Native:
  • AFRICA
    Northeast Tropical Africa: Sudan
    West-Central Tropical Africa: Cameroon
    West Tropical Africa: Benin; Gambia; Ghana; Guinea-Bissau; Mali; Nigeria; Senegal; Togo
    Southern Africa: South Africa - KwaZulu-Natal, Transvaal; Swaziland
  • ASIA-TROPICAL
    Indian Subcontinent: Bangladesh; India; Nepal; Pakistan; Sri Lanka
    Indo-China: Cambodia; Laos; Myanmar; Thailand; Vietnam
    Malesia: Malaysia

      Cultivated:
  • AFRICA
    West-Central Tropical Africa: Cameroon; Central African Republic; Congo; Zaire

References:

  • Berhaut, J. 1971–. Flore illustrée du Senegal.
  • Burkill, H. M. 1985–2004. The useful plants of west tropical Africa.
  • Chowdhery, H. J. & B. M. Wadhwa. 1984. Flora of Himachal Pradesh.
  • Compton, R. H. 1976. The flora of Swaziland.
  • Dassanayake, M. D. & F. R. Fosberg, eds. 1980–. A revised handbook to the flora of Ceylon. [= Hygrophila schulli (Buch.-Ham.) M. R. Almeida & S. M. Almeida].
  • Germishuizen, G. & N. L. Meyer, eds. 2003. Plants of southern Africa: an annotated checklist. Strelitzia 14.
  • Grierson, A. J. C. & D. J. Long. 1984–. Flora of Bhutan including a record of plants from Sikkim.
  • Hanelt, P., ed. 2001. Mansfeld's encyclopedia of agricultural and horticultural crops. Volumes 1-6.
  • Hara, H. et al. 1978–1982. An enumeration of the flowering plants of Nepal.
  • Keay, R. W. J. & F. N. Hepper. 1953–1972. Flora of west tropical Africa, ed. 2.
  • Matthew, K. M. 1983. The flora of the Tamilnadu Carnatic.
  • McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker. 2000. Herbs of commerce, ed. 2.
  • Nasir, E. & S. I. Ali, eds. 1970–. Flora of [West] Pakistan.
  • Nicolson, D. H. et al. 1988. An interpretation of Van Rheede's Hortus Malabaricus. Regnum Veg. 119:40. [= Hygrophila schulli (Buch.-Ham.) M. R. Almeida & S. M. Almeida].
  • Pullaiah, T. et al. 1997–1998. Flora of Andhra Pradesh (India).
  • Ross, J. 1972. The flora of Natal.
  • Saldanha, C. J. & D. H. Nicolson. 1976. Flora of Hassan district.
  • Verma, D. M. et al. (vol. 1); V. Mudgal et al. (vol. 2). 1993–. Flora Madhya Pradesh.
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Check other web resources for Hygrophila auriculata (Schumach.) Heine:

  • SIBIS: South African National Biodiversity Institute's (SANBI) Integrated Biodiversity System
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.

Check other web resources for images:

  • PlantSystematics.org
  • Google Images Note: Be advised that their identity may be inaccurate. Proper identification of a plant may require specialized taxonomic knowledge or comparison with properly documented herbarium material.

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URL: http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/taxon.pl?100678 (22 December 2014)

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