Taxon: Leucas urticifolia (Vahl) Benth.

 
Genus: Leucas
Family: Lamiaceae (alt.Labiatae)
Subfamily: Lamioideae
Tribe: Leucadeae
Nomen number: 401734
Place of publication: A. L. P. P. de Candolle, Prod. 12:524. 1848 (R. Brown, Prodr. 504. 1810, nom. inval.)
Link to protologue:
Comment: Brown cited Phlomis urticifolia Vahl as a member of Leucas but did not actually make this combination in 1810 (Melbourne ICN Art. 35.2)
Typification:
Name Verified on: 05-Apr-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 02-Sep-2014
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Economic Importance:

  • Weed: potential seed contaminant ()

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • NORTHERN AFRICA: Egypt
    • NORTHEAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Ethiopia, Sudan

    Asia-Temperate
    • ARABIAN PENINSULA: Oman, Saudi Arabia (s.w.), Yemen
    • WESTERN ASIA: Afghanistan, Iran

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: India, Pakistan


References:

  1. Boulos, L. Flora of Egypt checklist. (L Egypt)
  2. Cufodontis, G. Enumeratio plantarum aethiopiae: Spermatophyta. (F EthiopCuf)
  3. Ghazanfar, S. A. An annotated catalogue of the vascular plants of Oman. Scripta Botanica Belgica 2. 1992 (L Oman)
  4. Holm, L. et al. A geographical atlas of world weeds. 1979 (Atlas WWeed)
  5. Migahid, A. M. Flora of Saudi Arabia, ed. 3. (F Saudi ed3)
  6. Nasir, E. & S. I. Ali, eds. Flora of [West] Pakistan. (F Pak)
  7. Rechinger, K. H., ed. Flora iranica. (F Iran)
  8. Singh, V. Monograph on Indian Leucas R. Br. (Dronapushpi) Lamiaceae. 2001 (Monog Ind Leucas)
  9. Wood, J. R. I. A handbook of the Yemen flora. (F Yemen)

Check other web resources for Leucas urticifolia (Vahl) Benth. :


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=401734. Accessed 19 June 2018.