Taxon: Dicliptera chinensis (L.) Juss.

Genus: Dicliptera
Family: Acanthaceae
  Subfamily: Acanthoideae
      Tribe: Justicieae
Nomen number: 411693
Place of publication: Ann. Mus. Hist. Nat. 9:268. 1807
Name Verified on: 18-Aug-1998 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 05-May-2009
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Distributional Range:


  • Asia-Temperate

    • China: China
    • Eastern Asia: Japan - Ryukyu Islands; Taiwan
  • Asia-Tropical

    • Indo-China: Indochina


  • Hara, H. 1980. Comments on the East Asiatic Plants 8 J. Jap. Bot. 55:323.


Check other web resources for Dicliptera chinensis (L.) Juss. :

  • 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.