Genus: Blechum P. Browne

Synonym of: Ruellia L.

 
Family: Acanthaceae
Subfamily: Acanthoideae
Tribe: Ruellieae
Genus number: 1495
Last updated: 23-Jan-2009
Accession Count: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

List of Species Records in GRIN

References for genus:

  • Tripp, E. A. 2007. Evolutionary relationships within the species-rich genus Ruellia (Acanthaceae). Syst. Bot. 32:628-649.
  • Tripp, E. A. et al. 2009. New molecular and morphological insights prompt transfer of Blechum to Ruellia (Acanthaceae). (Taxon) 58:893-906.
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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/taxonomygenus.aspx?id=1495. Accessed 19 November 2018.