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Taxon: Tradescantia fluminensis Vell.

Genus: Tradescantia
Family: Commelinaceae subfamily: Commelinoideae tribe: Tradescantieae subtribe: Tradescantiinae.
Nomen number: 36807
Place of publication: Fl. flumin. 140. 1829 ("1825"); icon. 3:152. 1831 ("1827")
Name verified on: 26-Jan-2009 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 26-Jan-2009
No species priority site assigned.

NO ACCESSIONS IN NPGS UNDER THIS NAME.

Common names:


Economic importance:


Distributional range:

      Native:
  • SOUTHERN AMERICA
    Brazil: Brazil - Minas Gerais, Parana, Rio Grande do Sul, Santa Catarina, Sao Paulo
    Southern South America: Argentina - Buenos Aires, Chaco, Cordoba, Corrientes, Entre Rios, Formosa, Jujuy, Misiones, Salta, Santa Fe, Tucuman; Paraguay - Alto Parana, Central, Cordillera, Paraguari; Uruguay

      Naturalized: (links to other web resources are provided for some distributions)
  • AFRICA
    Macaronesia: Portugal - Azores, Madeira Islands; Spain - Canary Islands
    Northern Africa: Morocco
    Southern Africa: South Africa - KwaZulu-Natal, Mpumalanga; Swaziland
  • AUSTRALASIA
    Australia: Australia - Tasmania, Victoria
    New Zealand: New Zealand
  • EUROPE
    Southwestern Europe: France - Corsica; Portugal; Spain
  • NORTHERN AMERICA
    Southeastern U.S.A.: United States - Alabama, Florida, Louisiana
    Southwestern U.S.A.: United States - California

      Cultivated:
  • also cultivated

References:

More:

Check other web resources for Tradescantia fluminensis Vell.:


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?36807 (20 September 2014)

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