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Taxon: Justicia brandegeeana Wassh. & L. B. Sm.

 
Genus: Justicia
Family: Acanthaceae
Subfamily: Acanthoideae
Tribe: Justicieae
Nomen number: 100699
Place of publication: P. R. Reitz, Fl. ilustr. catarin. 1. Acanthác.102. 1969 "brandegeana"
Link to protologue:
Comment: the spelling of the specific epithet follows Melbourne ICN Art. 60.7 and Ex. 17
Name Verified on: 24-May-2011 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 22-Dec-2017
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • false hop  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • Honolulu-salvia  (Source: F Viti) - English
  • Mexican shrimp-plant  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • shrimpbush  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • shrimp-plant  (Source: World Econ Pl) - English
  • Garnelen-Justizie  (Source: Zander Ency) - German
  • camaroncillo  (Source: F CostaR) - Spanish
  • cola de camarón  (Source: Trop Flow Pl) - Spanish

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental; ornamental; ornamental

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Nuevo Leon, San Luis Potosi, Tamaulipas]
    • SOUTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Morelos, Queretaro]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

    Naturalized

    Northern America
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Florida]

    Southern America
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Ecuador


References:

  1. Brummitt, R. K. 1988. The spelling of the Latin name for the Shrimp Plant: Justicia brandegeeana Wassh. and L. B. Smith (Acanthus) 3:2.
  2. Burger, W. C., ed. Flora costaricensis. (F CostaR)
  3. Cabrera, A. L., dir. Flora de la provincia de Jujuy, República Argentina. (F Jujuy)
  4. Daniel, T. F. 1988. Justicia brandegeeana vs. J. brandegeana, another view (Acanthus) 3:2.
  5. DeFilipps, R. A. Ornamental garden plants of the Guianas. 1992 (Orn Pl Guian)
  6. Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)
  7. Grierson, A. J. C. & D. J. Long Flora of Bhutan including a record of plants from Sikkim. (F Bhutan)
  8. Howard, R. Flora of the lesser Antilles. (F LAnt)
  9. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  10. Jørgensen, P. M. & S. León-Yánez, eds. Catalogue of the vascular plants of Ecuador. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 75. 1999 (L Ecuador)
  11. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  12. Llamas, K. A. Tropical flowering plants: a guide to identification and cultivation. 2003 (Trop Flow Pl)
  13. Reitz, R., ed. Flora ilustrada catarinense. (F SCatarin)
  14. Rzedowski, J. & G. Rzedowski, eds. Flora del Bajio y de regiones adyacentes. (F Bajio)
  15. Smith, A. C. Flora vitiensis nova. (F Viti)
  16. Wasshausen, D. C. 1998. Acanthaceae of the Southeastern United States (Castanea) 63:115.
  17. Wasshausen, D. C. & J. R. I. Wood 2004. Acanthaceae of Bolivia Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 49:54.

Check other web resources for Justicia brandegeeana Wassh. & L. B. Sm. :

  • 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.

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?id=100699. Accessed 18 December 2018.