Taxon: Sinningia speciosa (Lodd. et al. ex Ker Gawl.) Hiern

 
Genus: Sinningia
Family: Gesneriaceae
Nomen number: 316834
Place of publication: Vidensk. Meddel. Naturhist. Foren. Kjøbenhavn 1877-1878:91. 1878
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 27-Apr-1992 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 13-Mar-2017
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • Brazilian gloxinia  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • florist's gloxinia  (Source: Zander Ency) - English
  • gloxinia  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • violet slipper gloxinia  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • gloxinia  (Source: L Noms French ed7) - French
  • falsche Gloxinie  (Source: Zander Ency) - German
  • Gartengloxinie  (Source: Zander Ency) - German
  • ō-iwa-giri-sō  (Source: F Korea) - Japanese Rōmaji
  • geulrogsinia  (Source: F Korea) - Transcribed Korean

Economic Importance:

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

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Southern America
    • BRAZIL: Brazil


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. 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)
  2. Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)
  3. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  4. Lee, Y. N. Flora of Korea. (F Korea)
  5. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  6. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. European garden flora. (Eur Gard F)
  7. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). (F ChinaEng)
  8. Zhong Guo & Hua Jing China floral encyclopaedia. (China FlEncy)

Check other web resources for Sinningia speciosa (Lodd. et al. ex Ker Gawl.) Hiern :

  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Sinningia speciosa 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=316834. Accessed 21 May 2018.