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Taxon: Duranta erecta L.

 
Genus: Duranta
Family: Verbenaceae
Nomen number: 405771
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 2:637. 1753
Link to protologue:
Typification: View in Linnean Typification Project
Name Verified on: 13-Mar-2008 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 14 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental; ornamental
  • Medicines:
  • Vertebrate poisons: mammals; mammals; mammals; mammals

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Baja, San Luis Potosí, Tamaulipas]
    • SOUTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Campeche, Hidalgo, Jalisco, México, Morelos, Oaxaca, Puebla, Querétaro, Tabasco, Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave, Yucatán, Ciudad de México]

    Southern America
    • CARIBBEAN: Antigua and Barbuda, Bahamas, Barbados, Cuba, Guadeloupe, Hispaniola, Jamaica, Martinique, Montserrat, St. Kitts and Nevis, St. Lucia, United States, [Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands, U.S., Virgin Islands, U.S.] Virgin Islands (British) [Virgin Gorda]
    • CENTRAL AMERICA: Belize, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama
    • NORTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Suriname, Venezuela
    • BRAZIL: Brazil [Bahia, Espírito Santo, Minas Gerais, Paraíba, Rio de Janeiro, São Paulo]
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador, [El Oro, Esmeraldas, Galápagos, Loja, Los Ríos, Manabí, Pichincha] Peru [Cajamarca, Cusco, Lambayeque, Lima, Piura, Puno]
    • SOUTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Argentina, [Buenos Aires, Chaco, Entre Ríos, Formosa, Misiones, Santa Fe] Paraguay


    Cultivated (also cult. in tropics & subtropics)

    Naturalized



    Africa
    • WESTERN INDIAN OCEAN: Mayotte, Reunion

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China
    • EASTERN ASIA: Taiwan

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: India
    • PAPUASIA: Papua New Guinea
    • MALESIA: Philippines

    Australasia
    • AUSTRALIA: Australia

    Northern America
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Florida (s.)]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Texas (e.)]

    Pacific
    • NORTH-CENTRAL PACIFIC: United States [Hawaii]
    • NORTHWESTERN PACIFIC: Marshall Islands, Micronesia, United States [Guam, Northern Mariana Islands]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL PACIFIC: French Polynesia
    • SOUTHWESTERN PACIFIC: Fiji, New Caledonia, Tonga


References:

  1. Adams, C. 1972. Flowering plants of Jamaica Note: = Duranta repens L.
  2. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson. 2012. Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource) URL: www.skud.info
  3. Brako, L. & J. L. Zarucchi. 1993. Catalogue of the flowering plants and gymnosperms of Peru. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 45
  4. Bromley, G. L. R. 1984. Duranta repens versus D. erecta (Verbenaceae). Kew Bull. 39:803.
  5. Correll, D. S. & M. C. Johnston. 1970. Manual of the vascular plants of Texas
  6. Duke, J. A. et al. 2002. CRC Handbook of medicinal herbs
  7. Encke, F. et al. 1993. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 14. Auflage Note: = Duranta repens L.
  8. Everest, S. L. 1981. Poisonous plants of Australia. Note: poisonous
  9. Exell, A. W. et al., eds. 1960-. Flora zambesiaca.
  10. Gómez-Pompa, A. & V. Sosa, eds. 1978-. Flora de Veracruz. Note: = Duranta repens L.
  11. Görts-van Rijn, A. R. A., ed. 1986-. Flora of the Guianas.
  12. Henderson, L. 2001. Alien weeds and invasive plants: a complete guide to declared weeds and invaders in South Africa. Plant Protection Research Institute, Handbook 12
  13. Howard, R. 1974-1989. Flora of the lesser Antilles.
  14. Institute of Pacific Islands Forestry. Pacific Island Ecosystems at Risk (PIER): plant threats to Pacific ecosystems (on-line resource).
  15. Integrated Botanical Information System (IBIS). Australian plant common name database (on-line resource).
  16. Killeen, T. J. et al. 1993. Guia de arboles de Bolivia Note: = Duranta repens L.
  17. Lampe, K. F. & M. A. McCann. 1985. AMA handbook of poisonous and injurious plants Note: poisonous
  18. León (J. S. Sauget) & Alain (E. E. Liogier). 1946-1969. Flora de Cuba Note: = Duranta repens L.
  19. Liogier, H. A. 1984-. Descriptive flora of Puerto Rico and adjacent islands.
  20. Munir, A. A. 1995. A taxonomic revision of the genus Duranta L. (Verbenaceae) in Australia. J. Adelaide Bot. Gard. 16:1-16.
  21. Sanders, R. W. 1984. Provisional synopsis of the species and natural hybrids in Duranta (Verbenaceae). Sida 10:312. Note: = Duranta repens L.
  22. Standley, P. C. & J. A. Steyermark. 1946-1976. Flora of Guatemala. Note: = Duranta repens L.
  23. Staples, G. W. & D. R. Herbst. 1996. Nomenclatural changes affecting cultivated plants. I.. Baileya 23:180.
  24. Steyermark, J. A. et al., eds. 1995-. Flora of the Venezuelan Guayana. Note: Missouri Botanical Garden & Timber Press
  25. Turner, B. L. et al. 2003. Atlas of the vascular plants of Texas. Sida Botanical Miscellany no. 24
  26. Woodson, R. E. & R. W. Schery, eds. 1943-1980. Flora of Panama. Note: = Duranta repens L.
  27. Wunderlin, R. & B. Hansen. Atlas of Florida vascular plants (on-line resource).
  28. Zuloaga, F. O. & O. Morrone, eds. 1996, 1999. Catálogo de las plantas vasculares de la República Argentina. I. Pteridophyta, Gymnospermae y Angiospermae (Monocotyledonae), II. Dicotyledonae. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 60, 74.

Check other web resources for Duranta erecta L. :

  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • BONAP North American Plant Atlas of the Biota of North America Program:
  • 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
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • 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.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=405771. Accessed 17 November 2019.