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Taxon: Verbena litoralis Kunth

Genus: Verbena section: Verbenaca series: Litorales
Family: Verbenaceae.
Nomen number: 432281
Place of publication: F. W. H. A. von Humboldt et al., Nov. gen. sp. 2:223[folio]; 2:276[quarto]. 1818; t. 137. 1817
Name verified on: 17-Aug-2010 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 17-Aug-2010
No species priority site assigned.

NO ACCESSIONS IN NPGS UNDER THIS NAME.

Common names:

  • Brazilian vervain   (Source: BSBI ) – English
  • common verbena   (Source: Aust Pl Common Names ) – English
  • seashore vervain   (Source: F Florida ) – English

Economic importance:


Distributional range:

      Native:
  • NORTHERN AMERICA
    Northern Mexico: Mexico - Chihuahua, Nuevo Leon, San Luis Potosi, Sinaloa, Sonora, Tamaulipas
    Southern Mexico: Mexico - Aguascalientes, Chiapas, Federal District, Guanajuato, Guerrero, Hidalgo, Jalisco, Mexico, Michoacan, Morelos, Nayarit, Oaxaca, Puebla, Queretaro, Revillagigedo, Tabasco, Veracruz
  • SOUTHERN AMERICA
    Mesoamerica: Belize; Costa Rica; El Salvador; Guatemala; Honduras; Nicaragua; Panama
    Northern South America: Venezuela
    Brazil: Brazil - Minas Gerais, Parana, Rio Grande do Sul, Rio de Janeiro, Santa Catarina
    Western South America: Bolivia - Cochabamba, La Paz, Santa Cruz, Tarija; Colombia; Ecuador - Azuay, Canar, Carchi, Chimborazo, Cotopaxi, El Oro, Galapagos Islands, Guayas, Imbabura, Loja, Los Rios, Morona-Santiago, Napo, Pastaza, Pichincha, Tungurahua, Zamora-Chinchipe; Peru - Amazonas, Ancash, Arequipa, Cajamarca, Cuzco, Huanuco, Junin, La Libertad, Lima, Loreto, Piura, San Martin, Tacna
    Southern South America: Argentina - Buenos Aires, Catamarca, Chaco, Cordoba, Corrientes, Entre Rios, Formosa, Jujuy, La Pampa, La Rioja, Mendoza, Misiones, Neuquen, Rio Negro, Salta, San Juan, San Luis, Santa Fe, Santiago del Estero, Tucuman; Chile - Atacama, Coquimbo, Juan Fernandez, Santiago, Tarapaca, Valparaiso; Paraguay; Uruguay

      Naturalized:
  • AFRICA
    Southern Africa: South Africa
    Western Indian Ocean: Mauritius; Reunion
  • AUSTRALASIA
    Australia: Australia [e.]
  • EUROPE
    Southeastern Europe: Italy
    Southwestern Europe: Spain
  • NORTHERN AMERICA
    United States
  • SOUTHERN AMERICA
    Caribbean: Puerto Rico

References:

  • Balick, M. J. et al. 2000. Checklist of the vascular plants of Belize, with common names and uses. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 85.
  • Botanical Society of the British Isles. BSBI taxon database (on-line resource).
  • Brako, L. & J. L. Zarucchi. 1993. Catalogue of the flowering plants and gymnosperms of Peru. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 45.
  • Burkart, A. E., ed. 1969–. Flora ilustrada de Entre Rios.
  • Cabrera, A. L., dir. 1977–. Flora de la provincia de Jujuy, Republica Argentina.
  • Cabrera, A. L., ed. 1965–1970. Flora de la provincia de Buenos Aires.
  • Correll, D. S. & M. C. Johnston. 1970. Manual of the vascular plants of Texas.
  • D'Arcy, W. G. 1987. Flora of Panama: checklist and index. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. vols. 17-18.
  • Exell, A. W. et al., eds. 1960–. Flora zambesiaca.
  • Gómez-Pompa, A. & V. Sosa, eds. 1978–. Flora de Veracruz.
  • Hickman, J. C., ed. 1993. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California.
  • Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening.
  • Integrated Botanical Information System (IBIS). Australian plant common name database (on-line resource).
  • Jørgensen, P. M. & S. León-Yánez, eds. 1999. Catalogue of the vascular plants of Ecuador. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 75.
  • Marticorena, C. & M. Quezada. 1985. Catalogo de la flora vascular de Chile.
  • Moldenke, H. N. 1980. A sixth summary of the Verbenaceae, Avicenniaceae, Stilbaceae, Chloanthaceae, Symphoremaceae, Nyctanthaceae, and Eriocaulaceae of the world as to valid taxa, geographic distribution and synonymy. Phytologia Mem. 2:68.
  • Munir, A. A. 2002. A taxonomic revision of the genus Verbena L. (Verbenaceae) in Australia. J. Adelaide Bot. Gard. 20:64.
  • Nesom, G. L. 2010. Taxonomic notes on Verbena bonariensis (Verbenaceae) and related species in the USA. Phytoneuron 2010–12:9–11.
  • O'Leary, N. et al. 2007. Revisión taxonómica de las especies del género Verbena (Verbenaceae): serie Pachystachyae. Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 94:593–600.
  • Perry, L. M. 1933. A revision of the North American species of Verbena. Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 20:257.
  • Pittier, H. F. et al. 1945–1947. Catálogo de la flora venezolana.
  • Standley, P. C. & J. A. Steyermark. 1946–1976. Flora of Guatemala.
  • Stevens, W. D. et al., eds. 2001. Flora de Nicaragua. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 85(1-3).
  • Woodson, R. E. & R. W. Schery, eds. 1943–1980. Flora of Panama.
  • Wunderlin, R. P. 1998. Guide to the vascular plants of Florida.
  • Yeo, P. F. 1990. A re-definition of Verbena brasiliensis. Kew Bull. 45:102.
  • Zuloaga, F. O. & O. Morrone, eds. 1996. Catálogo de las plantas vasculares de la República Argentina. I. Pteridophyta, Gymnospermae y Angiospermae (Monocotyledonae), II. Dicotyledonae. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 60, 74., 1999
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Check other web resources for Verbena litoralis Kunth:

  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • BONAP: North American Plant Atlas of the Biota of North America Program
  • Flora del Conosur: Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares del Conosur
  • AVH: Australia's Virtual Herbarium
  • SIBIS: South African National Biodiversity Institute's (SANBI) Integrated Biodiversity System
  • 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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