Taxon: Cuphea llavea Lex.

 
Genus: Cuphea
Family: Lythraceae
Nomen number: 311207
Place of publication: P. de La Llave & J. M. de Lexarza, Nov. veg. descr. 1:20. 1824
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 12-May-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 12-May-2012
Species priority site is: North Central Regional PI Station (NC7)
Accessions: 7 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

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

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Baja Sur, Chihuahua, Durango, Sinaloa, Sonora, Zacatecas]
    • SOUTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Colima, Jalisco, Michoacan, Nayarit]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

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. Graham, S. A. 1988. Revision of Cuphea section Heterodon (Lythraceae) Syst. Bot. Monogr. 20:94-99.
  3. Graham, S. A. 2011. Review of Lythraceae data for World Economic Plants, ed. 2 (pers. comm.) via e-mail on 26 Mar.
  4. Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  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. Llamas, K. A. Tropical flowering plants: a guide to identification and cultivation. 2003 (Trop Flow Pl)
  8. Rzedowski, J. & G. Rzedowski, eds. Flora del Bajio y de regiones adyacentes. (F Bajio)
  9. Standley, P. C. Trees and shrubs of Mexico. Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 23:1-1721. (TreesS Mex)

Check other web resources for Cuphea llavea Lex. :

  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Cuphea llavea cultivars
  • 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=311207. Accessed 26 April 2018.