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

Native to:

Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil West-Central, French Guiana, Peru, Suriname

Ruellia inflata Rich. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Trail, J.W.H. [647], Brazil K001046083
Schultes, R.E. [8074], Brazil K001046094
Lima, H.C. [7164], Brazil K001046081
Calderon, C.E. [2834], Brazil K001046088
Krukoff, B.A. [1185], Brazil K001046080
Sperling, C.R. [6134], Brazil K001046089
Teixeira, L.O.A. [430], Brazil K001046079
Prance, G.T. [14010], Brazil K001046082
Prance, G.T. [58741], Brazil K001046090
Prance, G.T. [5651], Brazil K001046093
RS [172], Brazil K001046086
Cid Ferreira, C.A. [4966], Brazil K001046091
Secco, R.S. [334], Brazil K001046095
Jangoux, J. [1637], Brazil K001046092
s.coll. [s.n.], French Guiana K001046084
Burchell [9360], Brazil K001046087
Spruce, R. [s.n.], Brazil K001046085

First published in Actes Soc. Hist. Nat. Paris 1: 110 (1792)

Accepted by

  • Jørgensen, P.M., Nee, M.H. & Beck., S.G. (eds.) (2013). Catálogo de las plantas vasculares de Bolivia Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 127: 1-1741. Missouri Botanical Garden.
  • Boggan, J. Funck, V. & Kelloff, C. (1997). Checklist of the Plants of the Guianas (Guyana, Surinam, Franch Guiana) ed. 2: 1-238. University of Guyana, Georgetown.
  • Brako, L. & Zarucchi, J.L. (1993). Catalogue of the Flowering Plants and Gymnosperms of Peru Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 45: i-xl, 1-1286. Missouri Botanical Garden.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Forzza, R.C., Zappi, D. & Souza, V.C. (2016-continuously updated). Flora do Brasil 2020 em construção http://reflora.jbrj.gov.br/reflora/listaBrasil/ConsultaPublicaUC/ResultadoDaConsultaNovaConsulta.do.
  • Jørgensen, P.M., Nee, M.H. & Beck., S.G. (eds.) (2013). Catálogo de las plantas vasculares de Bolivia Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 127: 1-1741. Missouri Botanical Garden.
  • Boggan, J. Funck, V. & Kelloff, C. (1997). Checklist of the Plants of the Guianas (Guyana, Surinam, Franch Guiana) ed. 2: 1-238. University of Guyana, Georgetown.
  • Brako, L. & Zarucchi, J.L. (1993). Catalogue of the Flowering Plants and Gymnosperms of Peru Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 45: i-xl, 1-1286. Missouri Botanical Garden.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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Kew Backbone Distributions
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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. 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