Taxon: Cobaea scandens Cav.

 
Genus: Cobaea
Family: Polemoniaceae
Subfamily: Cobaeoideae
Nomen number: 10972
Place of publication: Icon. 1:11, t. 16-17. 1791
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 20-Oct-1999 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 31-May-2011
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental ()

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • SOUTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Hidalgo, Puebla, Veracruz]


    Cultivated (widely cult.)

    Adventive

    Northern America
    • SOUTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Chiapas, Mexico, Michoacan, Oaxaca]


    Naturalized

    Asia-Tropical
    • MALESIA: Philippines

    Australasia
    • NEW ZEALAND: New Zealand

    Southern America
    • CARIBBEAN: Jamaica
    • CENTRAL AMERICA: Costa Rica, Guatemala
    • NORTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Venezuela
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru


References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  2. Brako, L. & J. L. Zarucchi Catalogue of the flowering plants and gymnosperms of Peru. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 45. 1993 (L Peru)
  3. Demilly, D. et al. Liste alphabétique des principales espèces de plantes cultivées et de mauvaises herbes. Noms latins et noms français, ed. 7. 2001 (L Noms French ed7)
  4. Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage. 1984 (Zander ed13)
  5. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  6. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  7. Macbride, J. F. et al., eds. Flora of Peru. 1936-1971; new ser. 1980- (F Peru)
  8. Prather, L. A. 1999. Systematics of Cobaea (Polemoniaceae) Syst. Bot. Monogr. 57:44.
  9. Standley, P. C. & J. A. Steyermark Flora of Guatemala. (F Guat)

Check other web resources for Cobaea scandens Cav. :

  • 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.

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=10972. Accessed 21 April 2018.