Taxon: Abutilon megapotamicum (A. Spreng.) A. St.-Hil. & Naudin

 
Genus: Abutilon
Family: Malvaceae
  Subfamily: Malvoideae
      Tribe: Malveae
Nomen number: 751
Place of publication: Ann. Sci. Nat., Bot. sér. 2, 18:49. 1842
Name Verified on: 23-May-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 12-Jun-2009
Species priority site is: Plant Genetic Resources Conservation Unit, Griffin, GA (S9)
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • trailing abutilon  (Source: Dict Gard) - English
  • kriechende Samtpappel  (Source: Zander Ency) - German
  • chapéu-de-cardeal  (Source: pers. comm.) - Portuguese (Brazil)
  • lantana-japonêsa  (Source: pers. comm.) - Portuguese (Brazil)
  • lanterna-chinesa  (Source: pers. comm.) - Portuguese (Brazil)
  • sininho  (Source: pers. comm.) - Portuguese (Brazil)

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard; Hortus 3)

Distributional Range:

    Other:

    . probable origin Brazil

    Cultivated:

    . cult. in neotropics

References:

  • Angely, J. A. Flora analítica e fitográfica do Estado de São Paulo. 1970- (F Anal Sao Paulo)
  • Camargo, L. A. G. Catalogo ilustrado de las plantas de Cundinamarca (Colombia). 1970- (F Cundin)
  • Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)
  • Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  • Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  • Kearney, T. H. 1958. A tentative key to the South American species of Abutilon Miller Leafl. W. Bot. 8:201.
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. 1976 (Hortus 3)
  • Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  • Standley, P. C. & J. A. Steyermark Flora of Guatemala. 1946-1976 (F Guat)

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