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Taxon: Ruellia humilis Nutt.

 
Genus: Ruellia
Family: Acanthaceae
Subfamily: Acanthoideae
Tribe: Ruellieae
Nomen number: 450034
Place of publication: Trans. Amer. Philos. Soc. ser. 2, 5:182. 1835
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 20-Mar-2006 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 2 (2 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (Map)

Common names:

  • fringe-leaf ruellia  (Source: Glea Cron ed2) - English
  • wild petunia  (Source: F Ohio) - English

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, Pennsylvania, West Virginia]
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Illinois, Iowa, Kansas (e.), Minnesota (s.e.), Missouri, Nebraska, Oklahoma, Wisconsin]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina (w.), Tennessee, Virginia]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Texas (e.)]


References:

  1. Chester, E. W. et al. 1993-1997. Atlas of Tennessee vascular plants.
  2. Correll, D. S. & M. C. Johnston. 1970. Manual of the vascular plants of Texas
  3. Gleason, H. A. & A. Cronquist. 1991. Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada, ed. 2
  4. Jones, G. N. & G. D. Fuller. 1955. Vascular plants of Illinois.
  5. McGregor, R. L. et al. (The Great Plains Flora Association). 1986. Flora of the Great Plains.
  6. Ohio Flora Committee (E. L. Braun, T. S. Cooperrider, T. R. Fisher, J. J. Furlow). 1967-. The vascular flora of Ohio.
  7. Radford, A. E. et al. 1964. Manual of the vascular flora of the Carolinas.
  8. Wasshausen, D. C. 1998. Acanthaceae of the southeastern United States. Castanea 63:107.

Check other web resources for Ruellia humilis Nutt. :

  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • BONAP North American Plant Atlas of the Biota of North America Program:
  • 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.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Images:

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?450034. Accessed 20 October 2019.