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Taxon: Andrographis paniculata (Burm. f.) Wall. ex Nees

 
Genus: Andrographis
Family: Acanthaceae
Subfamily: Acanthoideae
Tribe: Andrographideae
Nomen number: 414228
Place of publication: Pl. asiat. rar. 3:116. 1832
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 12-Aug-1999 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 11-Feb-2005
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Medicines: folklore (fide Pl Res SEAs 12(1):119. 1999; CRC MedHerbs ed2; Herbs Commerce ed2); folklore (fide Pl Res SEAs 12(1):119. 1999; CRC MedHerbs ed2; Herbs Commerce ed2)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: India, Sri Lanka


    Cultivated

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: India
    • INDO-CHINA: Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam
    • MALESIA: Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines

    Australasia
    • AUSTRALIA: Australia

    Southern America
    • CARIBBEAN: West Indies
    • CENTRAL AMERICA: Central America


    Naturalized

    Africa
    • WESTERN INDIAN OCEAN: Mauritius

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China (s.)

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDO-CHINA: Indochina
    • MALESIA: Indonesia, Malaysia

    Southern America
    • CARIBBEAN: West Indies
    • CENTRAL AMERICA: Central America


References:

  1. Adams, C. Flowering plants of Jamaica. 1972 (F Jam)
  2. Duke, J. A. et al. CRC Handbook of medicinal herbs. 2002 (CRC MedHerbs ed2)
  3. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). (Ecocrop)
  4. Hanelt, P., ed. Mansfeld's encyclopedia of agricultural and horticultural crops. Volumes 1-6. 2001 (Mansf Ency)
  5. Howard, R. Flora of the lesser Antilles. (F LAnt)
  6. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker Herbs of commerce, ed. 2. 2000 (Herbs Commerce ed2)
  7. Padua, L. S. de et al., eds. 1999. Medicinal and poisonous plants 1 (Pl Res SEAs) 12(1):119.
  8. Personal Care Products Council International Nomenclature Cosmetic Ingredient (INCI)
  9. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). (F ChinaEng)

Check other web resources for Andrographis paniculata (Burm. f.) Wall. ex Nees :

  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • AVH: Australia's Virtual Herbarium
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • 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.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

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?414228. Accessed 19 November 2018.