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Taxon: Vitex trifolia L.

 
Genus: Vitex
Family: Lamiaceae (alt.Labiatae)
Subfamily: Viticoideae
Nomen number: 41841
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 2:638. 1753
Link to protologue:
Typification: View in Linnean Typification Project
Name Verified on: 07-Mar-1997 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 07-Mar-1997
Species priority site is: National Arboretum (NA)
Accessions: 4 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Other conspecific taxa:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Medicines: folklore (fide Pl Res SEAs 12(1):502. 1999; Herbs Commerce ed2; F Ceylon); folklore (fide Pl Res SEAs 12(1):502. 1999; Herbs Commerce ed2; F Ceylon)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • WESTERN ASIA: Afghanistan, Iran
    • CHINA: China [Anhui Sheng, Fujian Sheng, Guangxi Zhuangzu Zizhiqu, Hebei Sheng, Jiangsu Sheng, Jiangxi Sheng, Yunnan Sheng, Zhejiang Sheng, Guangdong Sheng, Liaoning Sheng, Shandong Sheng]
    • EASTERN ASIA: Japan, [Honshu, Kyushu, Ryukyu Islands, Shikoku] Taiwan

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: Bangladesh, India, [Assam, Gujarat, Karnataka, Maharashtra, Punjab, Tamil Nadu, West Bengal, Kerala, Haryana] Sri Lanka
    • PAPUASIA: New Guinea
    • INDO-CHINA: India, [Andaman and Nicobar Islands] Myanmar, Thailand
    • MALESIA: Indonesia, [Sulawesi, Jawa, Kalimantan, Lesser Sunda Islands, Maluku, Sumatera] Malaysia, [Melaka, Pulau Pinang, Perak, Sarawak] Philippines [Masbate, Mindanao, Mindoro, Palawan, Luzon]

    Australasia
    • AUSTRALIA: Australia [New South Wales (n.e.), Northern Territory (n.), Queensland, South Australia (s.), Western Australia (n.)]

    Pacific
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL PACIFIC: Cook Islands, French Polynesia [Marquesas Islands]
    • SOUTHWESTERN PACIFIC: Fiji, New Caledonia [Loyalty Islands]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

    Naturalized (natzd. elsewhere)

References:

  1. Dassanayake, M. D. & F. R. Fosberg, eds. A revised handbook to the flora of Ceylon. (F Ceylon)
  2. Exell, A. W. et al., eds. Flora zambesiaca. (F Zamb)
  3. George, A. S., ed. Flora of Australia. (F Aust) 50:367.
  4. Hnatiuk, R. J. Census of Australian vascular plants. Australian Flora and Fauna Series No. 11. (L Aust)
  5. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker Herbs of commerce, ed. 2. 2000 (Herbs Commerce ed2)
  6. Merrill, E. D. An enumeration of Philippine flowering plants. (F Philipp)
  7. Nasir, E. & S. I. Ali, eds. Flora of [West] Pakistan. (F Pak)
  8. Padua, L. S. de et al., eds. 1999. Medicinal and poisonous plants 1 (Pl Res SEAs) 12(1):502.
  9. Personal Care Products Council International Nomenclature Cosmetic Ingredient (INCI)
  10. Pullaiah, T. et al. Flora of Andhra Pradesh (India). (F Andhra Prad)
  11. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). (F ChinaEng)

Check other web resources for Vitex trifolia L. :

  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • AVH: Australia's Virtual Herbarium
  • ABRS: Australian Biological Resources Study Flora of Australia online
  • 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=41841. Accessed 22 April 2019.