Family:
Rubiaceae Juss.

Houstonia acerosa (A.Gray) Benth. & Hook.f.

This species is accepted, and its native range is S. Central U.S.A. to NE. Mexico.

Native to:

Mexico Northeast, New Mexico, Texas

Houstonia acerosa (A.Gray) Benth. & Hook.f. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Pringle, C.G. [16], Chihuahua K000470177 Yes
Pringle, C.G. [356], Chihuahua K000470176 isolectotype Yes

First published in Gen. Pl. 2: 60 (1873)

Accepted by

  • Borhidi, A. (2012). Rubiáceas de México, ed. 2: 1-608. Akadémiai Kiadó, Budapest.
  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Powell, A.M. & Worthington, R.D. (2018). Flowering plants of Trans-Pecos Texas and ajacent areas: 1-1444. BRIT Press.

  • 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 Selected Plant Families 2022. 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 2022. 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