Taxon: Citharexylum caudatum L.

 
Genus: Citharexylum
Family: Verbenaceae
Nomen number: 10657
Place of publication: Fl. jamaic. 18. 1759 "Citharexylon"
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 19-Aug-2008 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 19-Aug-2008
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Miami (MIA)
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental ()
  • Weed: ()

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [San Luis Potosi]
    • SOUTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Chiapas, Tabasco, Veracruz]

    Southern America
    • CARIBBEAN: Bahamas, Cuba, Haiti, Jamaica, Martinique, Puerto Rico
    • CENTRAL AMERICA: Belize, Costa Rica, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Colombia


    Cultivated (also cult.)

    Naturalized

    Pacific
    • NORTH-CENTRAL PACIFIC: United States [Hawaii]


References:

  1. Adams, C. Flowering plants of Jamaica. 1972 (F Jam)
  2. Correll, D. S. & H. B. Correll Flora of the Bahama archipelago. (F Bahamas)
  3. Gómez-Pompa, A. & V. Sosa, eds. Flora de Veracruz. (F Veracruz)
  4. Howard, R. Flora of the lesser Antilles. (F LAnt)
  5. Jardín Botánico Nacional Flora de la República de Cuba. 1998- (F Cuba)
  6. Standley, P. C. & J. A. Steyermark Flora of Guatemala. (F Guat)
  7. Stevens, W. D. et al., eds. Flora de Nicaragua. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 85(1-3). (F Nicaragua)
  8. Wagner, W. L. et al. Manual of the flowering plants of Hawai'i. 1990 (F Hawaii)
  9. Weber, E. Invasive plant species of the world: a reference guide to environmental weeds. 2003 (Invasive Pl Spec)
  10. Woodson, R. E. & R. W. Schery, eds. Flora of Panama. (F Panama)

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Images:

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?10657. Accessed 21 April 2018.