1. Family: Verbenaceae J.St.-Hil.
    1. Genus: Lippia L.
      1. Lippia alba (Mill.) N.E.Br. ex Britton & P.Wilson

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Tropical & Subtropical America.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Argentina Northeast, Argentina Northwest, Bahamas, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Cayman Is., Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Florida, French Guiana, Guatemala, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Jamaica, Leeward Is., Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Nicaragua, Panamá, Paraguay, Peru, Puerto Rico, Southwest Caribbean, Suriname, Texas, Trinidad-Tobago, Turks-Caicos Is., Uruguay, Venezuela, Venezuelan Antilles, Windward Is.

    Introduced into:

    Andaman Is., Assam, Bangladesh, Central American Pac, India, Portugal, Queensland

    Lippia alba (Mill.) N.E.Br. ex Britton & P.Wilson appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Mar 1, 2013 Kummrow, R. [1181], Brazil K000887857
    Mar 1, 2013 Dusén, P. [8634], Brazil K000887856
    Mar 1, 2013 Sellow [3323], Brazil K000887854
    Mar 1, 2013 Prance, G.T. [24431], Brazil K000887866
    Mar 1, 2013 Prance, G.T. [5351], Brazil K000887860
    Mar 1, 2013 Traill, J.W.H. [663], Brazil K000887865
    Mar 1, 2013 Glaziou, A. [14159], Brazil K000887863
    Mar 1, 2013 Glaziou, A. [21899a], Brazil K000887869
    Mar 1, 2013 Spruce [1089], Brazil K000887855
    Jan 1, 1998 Heringer, E.P. [14185], Brazil K000887870
    Jan 1, 1996 Santos, M.B. [1], Brazil K000887868
    Jan 1, 1993 Hatschbach, G.G. [50773], Brazil K000887864
    Jan 1, 1936 Costa, A.S. [33449], Brazil K000887867
    Salta K000470948
    Fendler, A. [220], Panama K000470960 Unknown type material
    Chaco K000470945
    Salta K000470946
    Salta K000470947
    Heringer, E.P. [497], Brazil K000887862
    Berg, C. [P19822], Brazil K000887859
    Macedo, A. [s.n.], Brazil K000887858
    Griseb [s.n.], Guadeloupe K000470800
    Prance, G.T. [29881], Brazil K000887861
    Small, J.K. [s.n.], Florida Lippia citrata K000759922
    Jan 1, 2009 Palmer, E. [1303], Mexico Lippia alba f. scabra K000633683 isotype
    Barclay [s.n.], Jalisco Lippia geminata K000470812
    Barclay [s.n.], Mexico Lippia geminata K000470813
    Galeotti, H.G. [788], Mexico Lippia geminata K000470814
    Sellow [s.n.], Brazil Lippia geminata K000470908

    First published in Bot. Porto Rico 6: 141 (1925)

    Accepted by

    • Gonçales Salimenas, F.R. & al. (2016). Flora dos estados de Goiás e Tocantins 47: 1-157. Universidade Federal de Goiás.
    • Villaseñor, J.L. (2016). Checklist of the native vascular plants of Mexico Revista Mexicana de Biodiversidad 87: 559-902.
    • Davidse, G. & al. (eds.) (2012). Flora Mesoamericana 4(2): 1-533. Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, México, D.F.
    • Rodrigues Furtado, M.N., de Souza Secco, R. & Sousa Rocha, A.E. (2012). Sinopse das espécies de Lamiales Bromhead ocorrentes nas restingas do estado do Pará, Brasil Hoehnea 39: 529-547.
    • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.
    • Garcia-Mendoza, A.J. & Meave, J.A. (eds.) (2012). Diversidad florística de Oaxaca: de musgos a angiospermas (colecciones y listas de especies), ed. 2: 1-351. Instituto de Biología, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México.
    • Idárraga-Piedrahita, A., Ortiz, R.D.C., Callejas Posada, R. & Merello, M. (eds.) (2011). Flora de Antioquia: Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares 2: 1-939. Universidad de Antioquia, Medellín.
    • Hokche, O., Berry, P.E. & Huber, O. (eds.) (2008). Nuevo Catálogo de la Flora Vascular de Venezuela: 1-859. Fundación Instituto Botánico de Venezuela.
    • Nelson Sutherland, C.H. (2008). Catálogo de las plantes vasculares de Honduras. Espermatofitas: 1-1576. SERNA/Guaymuras, Tegucigalpa, Honduras.
    • Trusty, J.L., Kesler, H.C. & Delgado, G.H. (2006). Vascular flora of Isla del Coco, Costa Rica Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences, ser. 4, 57: 247-355.
    • Berry, P.E., Yatskievych, K. & Holst, B.K. (eds.) in Steyermark, J., Berry, P.E., Holts, B.K. (eds). (2005). Rutaceae-Zygophyllaceae Flora of the Venezuelan Guayana 9: 1-608. Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis.
    • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Cirilo, N. & Proctor, G.R. (1994). Vascular plants of the Caribbean Swan islands of Honduras Brenesia 41-42: 73-80.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.
    • Trusty, J.L., Kesler, H.C. & Delgado, G.H. (2006). Vascular flora of Isla del Coco, Costa Rica Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences, ser. 4, 57: 247-355.
    • Cirilo, N. & Proctor, G.R. (1994). Vascular plants of the Caribbean Swan islands of Honduras Brenesia 41-42: 73-80.
    • Correll, D.S. & Correll, H.B. (1982). Flora of the Bahama Archipelago: 1-1692. J.Cramer, Vaduz.

    Sources

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    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2018. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
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    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2018. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0