Ruellia paniculata L.

First published in Sp. Pl.: 635 (1753)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Mexico to Brazil, Caribbean. It is a subshrub or shrub and grows primarily in the wet tropical biome. It is has social uses and as a medicine.

Distribution

Native to:

Belize, Brazil Northeast, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Nicaragua, Panamá, Venezuela

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies. Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.
  • Balick, M. J., M. H. Nee & D.E. Atha (2000). Checklist of the vascular plants of Belize. Memoirs of the New York Botanical Garden 85: 1-246.
  • Daniel, T.F. (2007 publ. 2008). Notes on the distributions of some Mexican Acanthaceae. Ibugana 15: 13-22.
  • 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.
  • Hokche, O., Berry, P.E. & Huber, O. (eds.) (2008). Nuevo Catálogo de la Flora Vascular de Venezuela: 1-859. Fundación Instituto Botánico de Venezuela.
  • Nelson Sutherland, C.H. (2008). Catálogo de las plantes vasculares de Honduras. Espermatofitas: 1-1576. SERNA/Guaymuras, Tegucigalpa, Honduras.
  • Villaseñor, J.L. (2016). Checklist of the native vascular plants of Mexico. Revista Mexicana de Biodiversidad 87: 559-902.

Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia

  • Bernal, R., Gradstein, S.R. & Celis, M. (eds.). 2015. Catálogo de plantas y líquenes de Colombia. Instituto de Ciencias Naturales, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogotá. http://catalogoplantasdecolombia.unal.edu.co

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies. Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.
  • Balick, M. J., M. H. Nee & D.E. Atha (2000). Checklist of the vascular plants of Belize. Memoirs of the New York Botanical Garden 85: 1-246.
  • Daniel, T.F. (2007 publ. 2008). Notes on the distributions of some Mexican Acanthaceae. Ibugana 15: 13-22.
  • 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.
  • Hokche, O., Berry, P.E. & Huber, O. (eds.) (2008). Nuevo Catálogo de la Flora Vascular de Venezuela: 1-859. Fundación Instituto Botánico de Venezuela.

Useful Plants and Fungi of Colombia

  • Bernal, R., Gradstein, S.R., & Celis, M. (eds.). (2020). Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia. v1.1. Universidad Nacional de Colombia. Dataset/Checklist. https://doi.org/10.15472/7avdhn
  • Diazgranados et al. (2021). Catalogue of plants of Colombia. Useful Plants and Fungi of Colombia project. In prep.
  • GBIF.org (2021). GBIF species matching tool. https://www.gbif.org/tools/species-lookup
  • Instituto de Investigación de Recursos Biológicos Alexander von Humbodlt (2014). Plantas alimenticias y medicinales nativas de Colombia. 2567 registros, aportados por: Castellanos, C. (Contacto del recurso), Valderrama, N. (Creador del recurso, Autor), Bernal, Y. (Autor), García, N. (Autor). http://i2d.humboldt.org.co/ceiba/resource.do?r=ls_colombia_magnoliophyta_2014

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Jan 1, 1994 Mexico K000064204 No
Jan 1, 1990 Langlassé, E. [952], Mexico K000064239 No
Seler, E.G. [1616], Mexico K000064235 No
Palmer, E. [108], Mexico K000064236 No
Daniel, T.F. [6136], Mexico K000064240 No
Prance, G.T. [29874], Brazil K001032623 Yes
Harley, R.M. [16454], Brazil K001032624 Yes
Matuda, E. [16955], Mexico K000064234 No
Lima-Verde, L.W. [291], Brazil K001032626 Yes
Paula-Zárate, E.L. [264], Brazil K001032625 Yes
Pires, J.M. [58108], Brazil K001032621 Yes
Daniel, T.F. [6176], Mexico K000064241 No
Bezerra-Loiola, M.I. [216], Brazil K001032619 Yes
Harley, R.M. [21971], Brazil K001032622 Yes
Hatschbach, G. [70969], Brazil K001032618 Yes
Gaumer, G.F. [2387], Mexico K000064237 No
Pinto, G.C.P. [206/83], Brazil K001032627 Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 2407], India K001115872 Yes
Harley, R.M. [22734], Brazil K001032628 Yes
Macedo, A. [3946], Brazil K001032620 Yes
Hatschbach, G. [77752], Brazil K001032617 Yes
Rose, J.N. [2895], Mexico Justicia furcata K000064650 No
Coulter, T. [1191], Mexico Justicia furcata K000064636 No
Bourgeau, M. [886], Mexico Justicia furcata K000064643 No
Pringle, C.G. [11665], Mexico Justicia furcata K000064646 No
Pringle, C.G. [6498], Mexico Justicia furcata K000064647 No
Gentry, H.S. [1877], Mexico Justicia furcata K000064648 No
Reveal, J.L. [4071], Mexico Justicia furcata K000064637 No
Lyonnet, E. [465], Mexico Justicia furcata K000064642 No
Bilimek [326a], Mexico Justicia furcata K000064635 No
Coulter, T. [1188], Mexico Justicia furcata K000064634 No
Pringle, C.G. [8272], Mexico Justicia furcata K000064641 No
Pringle, C.G. [11078], Mexico Justicia furcata K000064644 No
Pringle, C.G. [11664], Mexico Justicia furcata K000064645 No
Hinton, G.B. [13137], Mexico Justicia furcata K000064649 No

Sources

  • Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia

    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

    • Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Universidad Nacional de Colombia

    • ColPlantA database
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
  • Useful Plants and Fungi of Colombia

    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0