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Taxon: Veronica biloba L.

Genus: Veronica
Family: Plantaginaceae tribe: Veroniceae. Also placed in: Scrophulariaceae Veronicaceae
Nomen number: 408179
Place of publication: Mant. pl. 2:172. 1771
Typification: View record from Linnaean Plant Name Typification Project of the Natural History Museum of London.
Comment: though authorship often attributed to Schreber, the name is not ascribed to him
Name verified on: 16-Apr-2003 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 25-Feb-2004
No species priority site assigned.

NO ACCESSIONS IN NPGS UNDER THIS NAME.

Common names:

  • bilobed speedwell   (Source: Intermt F ) – English
  • liang lie po po na   (Source: F ChinaEng ) – Transcribed Chinese

Distributional range:

      Native:
  • ASIA-TEMPERATE
    Western Asia: Afghanistan; Iran; Iraq [n.]; Lebanon; Syria; Turkey - Afyon, Amasya, Antalya, Aydin, Cankiri, Erzincan, Isparta, Izmir, Kars, Kastamonu, Kayseri, Mugla, Nigde, Rize, Sivas, Van
    Caucasus: Armenia; Azerbaijan; Georgia; Russian Federation - Dagestan
    Siberia: Russian Federation - Altay, Gorno-Altay
    Middle Asia: Kazakhstan; Kyrgyzstan; Tajikistan; Turkmenistan; Uzbekistan
    Mongolia: Mongolia
    China: China - Gansu, Nei Monggol, Ningxia, Qinghai, Shaanxi, Sichuan [w.], Xinjiang, Xizang
  • ASIA-TROPICAL
    Indian Subcontinent: India [n.]; Nepal; Pakistan [n.]

References:

  • Chinese Academy of Sciences. 1959–. Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae.
  • Chowdhery, H. J. & B. M. Wadhwa. 1984. Flora of Himachal Pradesh.
  • Cronquist, A. et al. 1972–. Intermountain flora.
  • Czerepanov, S. K. 1995. Vascular plants of Russia and adjacent states (the former USSR).
  • Davis, P. H., ed. 1965–1988. Flora of Turkey and the east Aegean islands. [lists as V. biloba Schreb.].
  • Grubov, V. I. 2001. Key to the vascular plants of Mongolia.
  • Hara, H. et al. 1978–1982. An enumeration of the flowering plants of Nepal.
  • Hitchcock, C. L. et al. 1955–1969. Vascular plants of the Pacific Northwest.
  • Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. 1934–1964. Flora SSSR.
  • Martínez-Ortega, M. M. et al. 2001. Typification of some specific names in Veronica (Scrophulariaceae) described by C. Linnaeus and N. J. Jacquin. Taxon 50:551.
  • McGregor, R. L. et al. (The Great Plains Flora Association). 1986. Flora of the Great Plains.
  • Mouterde, P. 1966–. Nouvelle flore du Liban et de la Syrie. [lists as V. biloba Schreb.].
  • Rechinger, K. H., ed. 1963–. Flora iranica. [lists as V. biloba Schreb.].
  • Saeidi-Mehrvarz, S. et al. 2001. Notes on the genus Veronica (Scrophulariaceae: tribe Veroniceae) in Iran: seed characters and a new record. Pakistan J. Bot. 33:152.
  • Täckholm, V. 1974. Students' flora of Egypt, ed. 2.
  • Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. 1994–. Flora of China (English edition).
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Synonyms:


Check other web resources for Veronica biloba L.:

  • 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:

  • 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?408179 (23 October 2014)

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