Taxon: Nertera granadensis (Mutis ex L. f.) Druce

 
Genus: Nertera
Family: Rubiaceae
Subfamily: Rubioideae
Tribe: Anthospermeae
Nomen number: 401764
Place of publication: Rep. Bot. Soc. Exch. Club Brit. Isles 4:637. 1917
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 05-Apr-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 27-Jan-2006
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • beadplant  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • coral beadplant  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • coral-moss  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • English babytears  (Source: Hortus 3) - English

Economic Importance:

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

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • EASTERN ASIA: Taiwan (higher elevations)

    Asia-Tropical
    • PAPUASIA: Papua New Guinea (higher elevations)
    • MALESIA: Indonesia (higher elevations), Malaysia (higher elevations), Philippines (higher elevations)

    Australasia
    • AUSTRALIA: Australia [New South Wales, South Australia (s.e.), Tasmania, Victoria]

    Northern America
    • Mexico

    Southern America
    • CENTRAL AMERICA: Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama
    • NORTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Venezuela (Andes)
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru
    • SOUTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Argentina, Chile


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Brako, L. & J. L. Zarucchi Catalogue of the flowering plants and gymnosperms of Peru. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 45. 1993 (L Peru)
  2. Harden, G. J., ed. Flora of New South Wales. (F NSWales)
  3. Harling, G. & B. Sparre, eds. Flora of Ecuador. (F Ecuador)
  4. Hnatiuk, R. J. Census of Australian vascular plants. Australian Flora and Fauna Series No. 11. (L Aust)
  5. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  6. Jessop, J. P. & H. R. Toelken, eds. Flora of South Australia, ed. 4. (F SAust)
  7. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  8. Standley, P. C. & J. A. Steyermark Flora of Guatemala. (F Guat)

Check other web resources for Nertera granadensis (Mutis ex L. f.) Druce :

  • Flora del Conosur: Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares del Conosur
  • AVH: Australia's Virtual Herbarium
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • 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=401764. Accessed 25 June 2018.