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Taxon: Mussaenda macrophylla Wall.

 
Genus: Mussaenda
Family: Rubiaceae
Subfamily: Ixoroideae
Tribe: Mussaendeae
Nomen number: 24778
Place of publication: W. Roxburgh, Fl. ind. 2:228. 1824
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 06-Nov-1985 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 07-Oct-1999
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 2 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental; ornamental

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China [Yunnan]
    • EASTERN ASIA: Taiwan

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: Nepal
    • INDO-CHINA: Myanmar
    • MALESIA: Malaysia, Philippines


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Hara, H. et al. An enumeration of the flowering plants of Nepal. (L Nepal)
  2. Jayaweera, D. M. A. 1963. The rubiaceous genus Mussaenda: the species of the Philippine Islands J. Arnold Arbor. 44:244.
  3. Li, H. L. et al., eds. Flora of Taiwan. (F Taiwan)
  4. Merrill, E. D. An enumeration of Philippine flowering plants. (F Philipp)
  5. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. European garden flora. (Eur Gard F)

Check other web resources for Mussaenda macrophylla Wall. :

  • 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=24778. Accessed 19 November 2018.