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Taxon: Aloysia citrodora Paláu

 
Genus: Aloysia
Family: Verbenaceae
Nomen number: 317750
Place of publication: Parte práct. bot. 1:768. 1784
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 03-Feb-2010 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 01-Sep-2017
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • lemon-verbena  (Source: World Econ Pl) - English
  • verveine citronelle  (Source: Dict Rehm) - French
  • Zitronenstrauch  (Source: Dict Rehm) - German
  • cidrão  (Source: Ph.D.) - Portuguese
  • salva-limão  (Source: Ph.D.) - Portuguese
  • cedrón  (Source: Names Soukup) - Spanish

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental
  • Food additives:
  • Human food:
  • Materials:
  • Medicines: folklore (fide F Jujuy; CRC MedHerbs ed2; Herbs Commerce ed2)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Southern America
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Bolivia [Cochabamba, La Paz, Tarija]
    • SOUTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Argentina, [Catamarca, Jujuy, La Rioja, Salta, Tucuman] Paraguay [Central, Cordillera]


    Cultivated (widely cult. in tropics)

References:

  1. Armada, J. & A. Barra 1992. On Aloysia Palau (Verbenaceae) (Taxon) 41:88-90.
  2. Cabrera, A. L., dir. Flora de la provincia de Jujuy, República Argentina. (F Jujuy)
  3. Duke, J. A. et al. CRC Handbook of medicinal herbs. 2002 (CRC MedHerbs ed2)
  4. Hanelt, P., ed. Mansfeld's encyclopedia of agricultural and horticultural crops. Volumes 1-6. 2001 (Mansf Ency)
  5. Mabberley, D. J. The plant-book: a portable dictionary of the vascular plants, ed. 2. 1997 (Pl Book)
  6. Markle, G. M. et al., eds. Food and feed crops of the United States, ed. 2. 1998 (Food Feed Crops US)
  7. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker Herbs of commerce, ed. 2. 2000 (Herbs Commerce ed2)
  8. O'Leary, N. et al. 2016. Taxonomic revision of Aloysia (Verbenaceae, Lantaneae) in South America Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 101:568-609.
  9. Pajaujis Anonis, D. Flower oils and floral compounds in perfumery. (Flower Oils)
  10. Personal Care Products Council International Nomenclature Cosmetic Ingredient (INCI)
  11. Rehm, S. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants. 1994 (Dict Rehm)
  12. Siedo, S. J. 2006. Systematics of Aloysia (Verbenaceae) (Ph.D.) 64-74.
  13. Soukup, J. Vocabulario de los nombres vulgares de la flora peruana. (Names Soukup)
  14. Still, S. M. Manual of herbaceous ornamental plants, ed. 4. 1994 (Man HerbPl)
  15. Zuloaga, F. O. & O. Morrone, eds. Catálogo de las plantas vasculares de la República Argentina. I. Pteridophyta, Gymnospermae y Angiospermae (Monocotyledonae), II. Dicotyledonae. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 60, 74. (L Argent)

Check other web resources for Aloysia citrodora Paláu :

  • Flora del Conosur: Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares del Conosur
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • 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=317750. Accessed 18 November 2018.