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Taxon: Nertera granadensis (Mutis ex L. f.) Druce

Genus: Nertera
Family: Rubiaceae subfamily: Rubioideae tribe: Anthospermeae.
Nomen number: 401764
Place of publication: Rep. Bot. Soc. Exch. Club Brit. Isles 4:637. 1917
Name verified on: 05-Apr-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 27-Jan-2006
No species priority site assigned.

NO ACCESSIONS IN NPGS UNDER THIS NAME.

Common names:

  • beadplant   (Source: Hortus 3 ) – English
  • coral beadplant   (Source: Hortus 3 ) – English
  • coral-moss   (Source: Hortus 3 ) – English
  • English babytears   (Source: Hortus 3 ) – English

Economic importance:


Distributional range:

      Native:
  • ASIA-TEMPERATE
    Eastern Asia: Taiwan [higher elevations]
  • ASIA-TROPICAL
    Malesia: Indonesia [higher elevations]; Malaysia [higher elevations]; Papua New Guinea [higher elevations]; Philippines [higher elevations]
  • AUSTRALASIA
    Australia: Australia - New South Wales, South Australia [s.e.], Tasmania, Victoria
  • NORTHERN AMERICA
    Mexico
  • SOUTHERN AMERICA
    Mesoamerica: Costa Rica; El Salvador; Guatemala; Honduras; Nicaragua; Panama
    Northern South America: Venezuela [Andes]
    Western South America: Bolivia; Colombia; Ecuador; Peru
    Southern South America: Argentina; Chile

      Cultivated:
  • also cultivated

References:

  • Brako, L. & J. L. Zarucchi. 1993. Catalogue of the flowering plants and gymnosperms of Peru. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 45.
  • Harden, G. J., ed. 1990–1993. Flora of New South Wales.
  • Harling, G. & B. Sparre, eds. 1973–. Flora of Ecuador. [with two varieties].
  • Hnatiuk, R. J. 1990. Census of Australian vascular plants. Australian Flora and Fauna Series No. 11.
  • Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening.
  • Jessop, J. P. & H. R. Toelken, eds. 1986. Flora of South Australia, ed. 4.
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  • Standley, P. C. & J. A. Steyermark. 1946–1976. Flora of Guatemala.
More:

Synonyms:


Check other web resources for Nertera granadensis (Mutis ex L. f.) Druce:

  • Flora del Conosur: Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares del Conosur
  • AVH: Australia's Virtual Herbarium
  • 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?401764 (16 September 2014)

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