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Taxon: Commelina virginica L.

 
Genus: Commelina
Family: Commelinaceae
Subfamily: Commelinoideae
Tribe: Commelineae
Nomen number: 311536
Place of publication: Sp. pl. ed. 2, 1:61. 1762
Link to protologue:
Comment: non Commelina virginica auct. (= C. erecta L.)
Typification: View in Linnean Typification Project
Name Verified on: 31-Mar-1987 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 1 (1 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (Map)

Common names:

  • trapoeraba  (Source: pers. comm.) - Portuguese (Brazil)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Indiana, New Jersey, Pennsylvania]
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Illinois, Missouri, Oklahoma]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, District of Columbia]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Texas]


References:

  1. Correll, D. S. & M. C. Johnston. 1970. Manual of the vascular plants of Texas
  2. Davidse, G. et al., eds. 1994. Flora mesoamericana. Note: mentions
  3. Encke, F. et al. 1984. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage
  4. FNA Editorial Committee. 1993-. Flora of North America.
  5. Gleason, H. A. & A. Cronquist. 1963. Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada.
  6. Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. Note: re. Brazilian common names
  7. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  8. Pulle, A. A. et al., eds. 1932-. Flora of Suriname.
  9. Radford, A. E. et al. 1964. Manual of the vascular flora of the Carolinas.
  10. Steyermark, J. A. 1977. Flora of Missouri.
  11. Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. 1964-1980. Flora europaea.
  12. Wofford, B. E. Database of Tennessee vascular plants (on-line resource). URL: https://herbarium.utk.edu/vascular/vascular-database.php?CategoryID=Monocots&FamilyID=Commelinaceae&GenusID=Commelina&SpeciesID=virginica target='_blank'

Check other web resources for Commelina virginica L. :


Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=311536. Accessed 19 July 2019.