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  1. Family: Acanthaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Ruellia Plum. ex L.
      1. Ruellia foetida Humb. & Bonpl. ex Willd.

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

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest

    Synonyms

    Other Data

    Ruellia foetida Humb. & Bonpl. ex Willd. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 1991 Martínez S., E. [3726], Mexico K000064258
    Jan 1, 1991 Lott, E.J. [3148], Mexico K000064260
    Jan 1, 1990 Hinton, G.B. [11564], Mexico K000064264
    Jan 1, 1990 Hinton, G.B. [9906], Mexico K000064259
    Jan 1, 1990 Palmer, E. [1274], Mexico K000064265
    Jan 1, 1990 Palmer, E. [49], Mexico K000064268 isotype
    Jan 1, 1990 Palmer, E. [49], Mexico K000534105 isotype
    Jan 1, 1990 Langlassé, E. [620], Mexico K000064267
    Jan 1, 1990 Morton, C.V. [2640], Mexico K000064266
    Daniel, T.F. [6135], Mexico K000064261
    Daniel, T.F. [6120], Mexico K000064262
    Cubillos, N. [2081], Mexico K000064263

    Bibliography

    First published in Enum. Pl.: 656 (1809)

    Accepted by

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

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions

    • Villaseñor, J.L. (2016). Checklist of the native vascular plants of Mexico Revista Mexicana de Biodiversidad 87: 559-902.
    • GBIF (2008-continuously updated). Global Biodiversity Information Facility http://www.gbif.org/.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
    'The Herbarium Catalogue, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet http://www.kew.org/herbcat [accessed on Day Month Year]'. Please enter the date on which you consulted the system.
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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