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Taxon: Dicliptera chinensis (L.) Juss.

Genus: Dicliptera
Family: Acanthaceae subfamily: Acanthoideae tribe: Justicieae
Nomen number: 411693
Place of publication: Ann. Mus. Hist. Nat. 9:268. 1807
Name verified on: 18-Aug-1998 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 05-May-2009
No species priority site assigned.


Distributional range:

    China: China
    Eastern Asia: Japan - Ryukyu Islands; Taiwan
    Indo-China: Indochina


  • Hara, H. 1980. Comments on the East Asiatic Plants 8. J. Jap. Bot. 55:323.


Check other web resources for Dicliptera chinensis (L.) Juss.:

  • 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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Cite as:
USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program.
Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
URL: (08 October 2015)

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