1. Family: Commelinaceae Mirb.
    1. Genus: Commelina Plum. ex L.
      1. Species: Commelina dianthifolia Redouté
        1. Commelina dianthifolia var. longispatha (Torr.) Brashier

        This variety is accepted, and its native range is W. Central & S. Central U.S.A.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Arizona, Colorado, New Mexico

    Commelina dianthifolia var. longispatha (Torr.) Brashier appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Bull. Torrey Bot. Club 93: 131 (1966)

    Accepted by

    • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.

    Not accepted by

    • Hassemer, G. (2019). Further advances to the nomenclatural, taxonomic and geographic knowledge of the New World Commelina (Commelinaceae): toward a continental treatment Phytotaxa 400: 89-122. [Cited as Commelina tuberosa.]
    • López-Ferrari, A.R., Espejo-Serna, A. & Ceja-Romero, J. (2014). Flora de Veracruz 161: 1-127. Instituto Nacional de Investigaciones sobre Recursos Bióticos, Xalapa, Veracruz. [Cited as Commelina dianthifolia.]

    Sources

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. 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 2019. 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