Taxon: Tetranema roseum (M. Martens & Galeotti) Standl. & Steyerm.

Genus: Tetranema
Family: Plantaginaceae
Tribe: Russelieae
Nomen number: 401892
Place of publication: Publ. Field Mus. Nat. Hist., Bot. Ser. 23:235. 1947
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 04-Nov-2014 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 04-Nov-2014
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

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

Distributional Range:


  • Northern America

    • Southern Mexico: Mexico Chiapas, Puebla, Veracruz
  • Southern America

    • Central America: Honduras

  • Cultivated


  • Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  • Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage. 1984 (Zander ed13)
  • Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  • Mendez-Larios, I. & J. L. Villasenor 1995. Revisión taxonómica del género Tetranema (Scrophulariaceae) Acta Bot. Mex. 32:63-67.
  • Standley, P. C. & J. A. Steyermark Flora of Guatemala. (F Guat)


Check other web resources for Tetranema roseum (M. Martens & Galeotti) Standl. & Steyerm. :

  • 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.