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Taxon: Mussaenda macrophylla Wall.

Genus: Mussaenda
Family: Rubiaceae subfamily: Ixoroideae tribe: Mussaendeae.
Nomen number: 24778
Place of publication: W. Roxburgh, Fl. ind. 2:228. 1824
Name verified on: 06-Nov-1985 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 07-Oct-1999
No species priority site assigned.

NO ACCESSIONS IN NPGS UNDER THIS NAME.

Economic importance:


Distributional range:

      Native:
  • ASIA-TEMPERATE
    China: China - Yunnan
    Eastern Asia: Taiwan
  • ASIA-TROPICAL
    Indian Subcontinent: Nepal
    Indo-China: Myanmar
    Malesia: Malaysia; Philippines

      Cultivated:
  • also cultivated

References:

  • Hara, H. et al. 1978–1982. An enumeration of the flowering plants of Nepal.
  • Jayaweera, D. M. A. 1963. The rubiaceous genus Mussaenda: the species of the Philippine Islands. J. Arnold Arbor. 44:244.
  • Li, H. L. et al., eds. 1975–1979. Flora of Taiwan.
  • Merrill, E. D. 1922–1926. An enumeration of Philippine flowering plants.
  • Walters, S. M. et al., eds. 1986–. European garden flora.
More:

Check other web resources for Mussaenda macrophylla Wall.:

  • 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:

  • 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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Cite as:
USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program.
Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
URL: http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/taxon.pl?24778 (25 July 2014)

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