Houstonia canadensis Willd.

First published in J.J.Roemer & J.A.Schultes, Syst. Veg., ed. 15 bis 3: 527 (1818)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is E. Canada to E. U.S.A. It is a subshrub and grows primarly in the temperate biome(s).

Distribution

Native to:

Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, Mississippi, New York, Ohio, Ontario, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Mohlenbrock, R.H. (2014). Vascular Flora of Illinois. A Field Guide, ed. 4: 1-536. Southern Illinois University Press, Carbondale.

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Mohlenbrock, R.H. (2014). Vascular Flora of Illinois. A Field Guide, ed. 4: 1-536. Southern Illinois University Press, Carbondale.
  • Ruhsam, M. (2005). Survey of all the Rubiaceae specimens at the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Peter, R. [s.n.], Kentucky K000760638 Yes
Torrey [s.n.], Illinois K000760642 Yes
Sartwell, H.P. [s.n.], New York K000760639 Yes
s.coll. [s.n.], Michigan K000760637 Yes
Carey, J. [s.n.], New York K000760640 Yes
Carey, J. [s.n.], New York K000760641 Yes
s.coll. [s.n.], USA K000760644 Yes
Peter, R. [s.n.], Kentucky K000760643 Yes

Sources

  • 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