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Taxon: Clerodendrum colebrookianum Walp.

Genus: Clerodendrum
Family: Lamiaceae (alt. Labiatae) subfamily: Ajugoideae. Also placed in: Verbenaceae
Nomen number: 166
Place of publication: Repert. bot. syst. 4:114. 1845
Name verified on: 29-May-2002 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 17-Nov-2003
No species priority site assigned.


Common names:

  • xian mo li   (Source: F ChinaEng ) – Transcribed Chinese

Distributional range:

    China: China - Guangdong, Guangxi, Xizang, Yunnan
    Indian Subcontinent: Bangladesh; Bhutan; India - Assam [n.e.], Manipur, Sikkim, West Bengal; Nepal
    Indo-China: Laos; Myanmar; Thailand; Vietnam
    Malesia: East Timor; Indonesia - Sumatra; Malaysia - Malacca, Pahang


  • Grierson, A. J. C. & D. J. Long. 1984–. Flora of Bhutan including a record of plants from Sikkim.
  • Hara, H. et al. 1978–1982. An enumeration of the flowering plants of Nepal.
  • Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. 1994–. Flora of China (English edition).

Check other web resources for Clerodendrum colebrookianum Walp.:

  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • 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:

  • 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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USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program.
Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
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