Verbenaceae J.St.-Hil.

First published in Expos. Fam. Nat. 1: 245. 1805 [Feb-Apr 1805] (1805)
This family is accepted


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POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • APG IV (2016)

Trees of New Guinea

  • Atkins, S. (2004). Verbenaceae. In: K. Kubitzki (ed.), The Families and Genera of Vascular Plants 7: 449–468. Springer-Verlag, Berlin.
  • Atkins, S. (2010). Verbenaceae. Fl. Thailand 10: 258–263.
  • Rogier de Kok (2022). Trees of New Guinea. Timothy M. A. Utteridge and Laura V. S. Jennings (Eds) Kew Publishing. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
May 5, 2023 Paula-Souza, J.; Ferrucci, M.S.; Rando, J.G., Meza Torres, E.I. [7929] Argentina K001395339 No
May 5, 2023 Troncoso, N.S. [20504] Argentina K001395340 No
May 5, 2023 Wright, C. [3160] Cuba K000470803 Unknown Type Material Yes
Ribas, O.S.; Pereira, L.B.S. [1846] Brazil K000012220 No
Gomez, W. [Cat. no. 6316] K001123558 Unknown Type Material Yes
Pereira, B.A.S. [322] Brazil K000945880 Yes
Watts, J. [603] Cameroon K001422731 Yes
Baker, W.J. [296] Cameroon K001422735 Yes
von Rege, I. [70] Cameroon K001422740 Yes
Cable, S.; Fitzgerald; Joseph; Wood; Crow [1501] Cameroon K001422746 Yes
Cable, S.; Joseph; Sullivan; Furda [1579] Cameroon K001422748 Yes
Khayota, B. [507] Cameroon K001422745 Yes
Watts, J. [740] Cameroon K001422730 Yes
Rico, L.; Windsor-Shaw, T.; McRobb, A.; Alvarez, L. [1288] Bolivia K000295036 No
Lobão, A.; Forzza, R.C.; Monteiro, R.; Silva, J. [1393] Brazil K000945879 Yes
K000479803 No


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