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Taxon: Calathea ornata (Linden) Körn.

Genus: Calathea
Family: Marantaceae.
Nomen number: 8419
Place of publication: Gartenflora 7:87. 1858
Name verified on: 12-Dec-1996 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 06-Sep-2012
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Miami (MIA).

NO ACCESSIONS IN NPGS UNDER THIS NAME.

Economic importance:


Distributional range:

      Native:
  • SOUTHERN AMERICA
    Northern South America: Venezuela
    Western South America: Colombia

      Cultivated:
  • also cultivated

References:

  • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & M. T. Strong. 2005. Monocotyledons and gymnosperms of Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands. Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 52:197. [mentions].
  • Borschenius, F. et al. 2012. Molecular phylogeny and redefined generic limits of Calathea (Marantaceae). Syst. Bot. 37:633. [= Goeppertia ornata (Linden) Borchs. & S. Suárez].
  • DeFilipps, R. A. 1992. Ornamental garden plants of the Guianas.
  • Erhardt, W. et al. 2002. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 17. Auflage. [= C. majestica (Linden) H. A. Kennedy].
  • Harling, G. & B. Sparre, eds. 1973–. Flora of Ecuador. [mentions].
  • Howard, R. 1974–1989. Flora of the lesser Antilles. [mentions].
  • Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. [= C. majestica (Linden) H. A. Kennedy].
  • Kennedy, H. 1986. Two new striped-leaved species of Calathea (Marantaceae) from Ecuador. Canad. J. Bot. 64:1325–1326.
  • Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource).
  • Walters, S. M. et al., eds. 1986–. European garden flora.
More:

Synonyms:


Check other web resources for Calathea ornata (Linden) Körn.:

  • 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?8419 (30 August 2014)

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