Taxon: Thunbergia laurifolia Lindl.

 
Genus: Thunbergia
Family: Acanthaceae
  Subfamily: Thunbergioideae
Nomen number: 36609
Place of publication: Gard. Chron. 1856:260. 1856
Name Verified on: 09-Jun-2006 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 09-Jun-2006
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide F Ceylon)
  • Weed: (fide Divers Distrib 10:333-347. 2004)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Asia-Tropical

    • Indo-China: Myanmar
    • Malesia: Malaysia

  • Naturalized:

  • Australasia

    • Australia: Australia - Queensland, - Northern Territory
  • Pacific

    • North-Central Pacific: United States - Hawaii
    • South-Central Pacific: French Polynesia

  • Cultivated:

    . also cult. in tropics

References:

  • Chinese Academy of Sciences Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae. 1959- (F China)
  • Dassanayake, M. D. & F. R. Fosberg, eds. A revised handbook to the flora of Ceylon. 1980- (F Ceylon)
  • Erhardt, W. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 17. Auflage. 2002 (Zander ed17)
  • Integrated Botanical Information System (IBIS) Australian plant common name database (on-line resource). (Aust Pl Common Names)
  • Meyer, J.-Y. & C. Lavergne 2004. Beautés fatales: Acanthaceae species as invasive alien plants on tropical Indo-Pacific islands Diversity & Distrib. 10:333-347.
  • Smith, A. C. Flora vitiensis nova. 1979-1991 (F Viti)
  • Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). 1994- (F ChinaEng)

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