Taxon: Coldenia procumbens L.

 
Genus: Coldenia
Family: Coldeniaceae
Nomen number: 401614
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 1:125. 1753
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 27-Mar-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 27-Mar-1995
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Economic Importance:

  • Weed: potential seed contaminant ()

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • NORTHEAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Chad, Ethiopia
    • EAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda
    • WEST-CENTRAL TROPICAL AFRICA: Zaire
    • WEST TROPICAL AFRICA: Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Mali, Mauritania, Nigeria, Senegal
    • SOUTH TROPICAL AFRICA: Angola, Mozambique, Zambia, Zimbabwe
    • WESTERN INDIAN OCEAN: Madagascar

    Asia-Temperate
    • EASTERN ASIA: Taiwan

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: India, Sri Lanka
    • INDO-CHINA: Cambodia, Myanmar, Thailand
    • MALESIA: Philippines

    Australasia
    • AUSTRALIA: Australia [Northern Territory (n.), Queensland (n.), Western Australia (n.)]


    Naturalized (natzd. elsewhere in tropics)

    Other (exact native range obscure)

References:

  1. PROTABASE, the information base of PROTA (Plant Resources of Tropical Africa) (on-line resource). (PROTA4U)
  2. Dassanayake, M. D. & F. R. Fosberg, eds. A revised handbook to the flora of Ceylon. (F Ceylon)
  3. Hnatiuk, R. J. Census of Australian vascular plants. Australian Flora and Fauna Series No. 11. (L Aust)
  4. Liu, H. Y. 1998. An enumeration of Taiwan Boraginaceae (Taiwania) 43:124.
  5. Merrill, E. D. An enumeration of Philippine flowering plants. (F Philipp)
  6. Richardson, A. T. 1977. Monograph of the genus Tiquilia (Coldenia, sensu lato), Boraginaceae: Ehretioideae (Rhodora) 79:476-477, 479.
  7. Saldanha, C. J. & D. H. Nicolson Flora of Hassan district. (F Hassan)

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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=401614. Accessed 21 April 2018.