Taxon: Hyptis pectinata (L.) Poit.

Synonym of Mesosphaerum pectinatum (L.) Kuntze

Genus: Hyptis
Family: Lamiaceae (alt.Labiatae)
Subfamily: Nepetoideae
Tribe: Ocimeae
Subtribe: Hyptidinae
Nomen number: 401710
Place of publication: Ann. Mus. Hist. Nat. 7:474, t. 30. 1806
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 12-Dec-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 12-Dec-2012
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System


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  • Hawaii Department of Agriculture List of plant species designated as noxious weeds for eradication or control purposes. 1992 (L NWeeds Hawaii)
  • Holm, L. et al. A geographical atlas of world weeds. 1979 (Atlas WWeed)
  • Pietschmann, M. et al. 1998. Volatile constituents of Hyptis pectinata Poit. (Lamiaceae) J. Essential Oil Res. 10:550-552.
  • Standley, P. C. & J. A. Steyermark Flora of Guatemala. (F Guat)
  • Wunderlin, R. P. Guide to the vascular plants of central Florida. 1982 (F CFla)

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