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Taxon: Cuphea cyanea DC.

 
Genus: Cuphea
Family: Lythraceae
Nomen number: 311214
Place of publication: Prodr. 3:85. 1828
Link to protologue:
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: 6 (5 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental; ornamental

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Coahuila, Nuevo Leon, San Luis Potosi, Tamaulipas]
    • SOUTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Chiapas, Guerrero, Hidalgo, Mexico, Michoacan, Oaxaca, Puebla, Queretaro, Veracruz]

    Southern America
    • CENTRAL AMERICA: Guatemala


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Davidse, G. et al., eds. Flora mesoamericana. (F Mesoamer)
  2. Gómez-Pompa, A. & V. Sosa, eds. Flora de Veracruz. (F Veracruz)
  3. Graham, S. A. 1998. Revision of Cuphea section Diploptychia (Lythraceae) Syst. Bot. Monogr. 53:47.
  4. Graham, S. A. 2011. Review of Lythraceae data for World Economic Plants, ed. 2 (pers. comm.) via e-mail on 26 Mar.
  5. Rzedowski, J. & G. Rzedowski, eds. Flora del Bajio y de regiones adyacentes. (F Bajio)
  6. Standley, P. C. Trees and shrubs of Mexico. Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 23:1-1721. (TreesS Mex)
  7. Standley, P. C. & J. A. Steyermark Flora of Guatemala. (F Guat)

Check other web resources for Cuphea cyanea DC. :

  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Cuphea cyanea 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.
  • 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=311214. Accessed 18 November 2018.