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  1. Family: Acanthaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Ruellia Plum. ex L.
      1. Ruellia spissa Leonard

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Mexico to Guatemala.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Guatemala, Mexico Central, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest

    Synonyms

    Other Data

    Ruellia spissa Leonard appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 2015 Palmer, E. [650], Mexico K000064382
    Jan 1, 1994 Mexico K000534099
    Dec 20, 1935 Hinton, G.B. [1231], Mexico K000064369
    Hinton, G.B. [13039], Mexico K000064368
    Hinton, G.B. [13004], Mexico K000064372
    Pringle, C.G. [2500], Mexico K000064371
    Pringle, C.G. [11079], Mexico K000064373
    Palmer, E. [218], Jalisco K000064374 isotype

    Bibliography

    First published in Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew 1938: 61 (1938)

    Accepted by

    • Villaseñor, J.L. (2016). Checklist of the native vascular plants of Mexico Revista Mexicana de Biodiversidad 87: 559-902.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions

    • Villaseñor, J.L. (2016). Checklist of the native vascular plants of Mexico Revista Mexicana de Biodiversidad 87: 559-902.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2020. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2020. 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