Taxon: Murdannia nudiflora (L.) Brenan

Genus: Murdannia
Family: Commelinaceae
  Subfamily: Commelinoideae
Nomen number: 24698
Place of publication: Kew Bull. 1952:189. 1952
Name Verified on: 15-Dec-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 17-Jul-2007
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Miami (MIA)
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Economic Importance:

  • Weed: (fide Weed CIBA)

Distributional Range:


  • Asia-Temperate

    • China: China - Anhui, - Fujian, - Henan, - Hunan, - Jiangxi, - Jiangsu, - Guangdong, - Shandong, - Sichuan, - Yunnan, - Guangxi
    • Eastern Asia: Japan
  • Asia-Tropical

    • Indian Subcontinent: Bangladesh; Bhutan; India; Nepal; Pakistan; Sri Lanka
    • Indo-China: Cambodia; Laos; Myanmar; Thailand; Vietnam
    • Malesia: Borneo; Brunei; Indonesia; Malaysia; Philippines
    • Papuasia: New Guinea
  • Pacific

    • Northwestern Pacific: Micronesia

  • Naturalized:

  • Africa

    • West Tropical Africa: Sierra Leone
    • West-Central Tropical Africa: Congo
    • Western Indian Ocean: Madagascar
  • Australasia

    • Australia: Australia
  • Northern America

    • : Mexico
    • South-Central U.S.A.: United States - Texas
    • Southeastern U.S.A.: United States - Alabama, - Florida, - Georgia, - Louisiana, - North Carolina, - South Carolina
  • Pacific

    • North-Central Pacific: United States - Hawaii
    • Southwestern Pacific: American Samoa
  • Southern America

    • Brazil: Brazil
    • Caribbean: Puerto Rico; Trinidad and Tobago
    • Central America: Costa Rica; El Salvador; Honduras; Nicaragua; Panama
    • Northern South America: Suriname; Venezuela
    • Western South America: Colombia


  • CIBA-GEIGY, Basel, Switzerland Documenta CIBA-GEIGY (Grass weeds 1. 1980, 2. 1981; Monocot weeds 3. 1982; Dicot weeds 1. 1988) (Weed CIBA)
  • Coode, M. J. E. et al., eds. A checklist of the flowering plants and gymnosperms of Brunei Darussalam. 1996 (L Brunei)
  • Council of Heads of Australasian Herbaria Australian plant census (APC) (on-line resource). (Aust Pl Census)
  • Davidse, G. et al., eds. Flora mesoamericana. 1994 (F Mesoamer)
  • FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. 1993- (F NAmer)
  • Govaerts, R. World checklist of selected plant families (on-line resource). (World Checkl Sel Fam)
  • Holm, L. et al. A geographical atlas of world weeds. 1979 (Atlas WWeed)
  • Institute of Pacific Islands Forestry Pacific Island Ecosystems at Risk (PIER): plant threats to Pacific ecosystems (on-line resource). (Pacif I Ecosyst Risk)
  • Moerman, D. Native American ethnobotany, ed. 5. 1998 (Nat Amer Ethnobot)
  • Nasir, E. & S. I. Ali, eds. Flora of [West] Pakistan. 1970- (F Pak)
  • Saldanha, C. J. & D. H. Nicolson Flora of Hassan district. 1976 (F Hassan)
  • The Missouri Botanical Garden with others A Catalogue of the vascular plants of Madagascar (on-line resource). (L Madagascar Online)
  • Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). 1994- (F ChinaEng)


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