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  1. Family: Acanthaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Ruellia Plum. ex L.
      1. Ruellia nitens (Nees) Wassh.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Central & NE. Brazil.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Brazil Northeast, Brazil West-Central

    Synonyms

    Other Data

    Ruellia nitens (Nees) Wassh. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Harley, R.M. [19798], Brazil K001032516
    Hunt, D.R. [5537], Brazil K001032510
    Hunt, D.R. [6099], Brazil K001032519
    Ganev, W. [242], Brazil K001032514
    Ganev, W. [109], Brazil K001032515
    Ganev, W. [3125], Brazil K001032517
    Ganev, W. [3370], Brazil K001032518
    Irwin, H.S. [6247], Brazil K001032508
    Irwin, H.S. [17503], Brazil K001032509
    Irwin, H.S. [6247], Brazil K001032520
    Heringer, E.P. [4066], Brazil K001032505
    Brooks, R.R. [551], Brazil K001032506
    Dubs, B. [1644], Brazil K001032504
    Pires, J.M. [57893], Brazil K001032507
    Pires, J.M. [57893], Brazil K001032511
    Mendonça, R.C. [3021], Brazil K001032512
    Mendonça, R.C. [3021], Brazil K001032513
    [Glaziou] [21879], Brazil K000534253 isotype
    Delprete, P.G. [9909], Brazil K001032503

    Bibliography

    First published in Kew Bull. 48: 17 (1993)

    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