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This species is accepted, and its native range is Mexico to Tropical America.
Dianthera comata

[CPLC]

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

Distribution
Nativa en Colombia; Alt. 0 - 2280 m.; Amazonia, Andes, Llanura del Caribe, Orinoquia, Pacífico, Valle del Cauca, Valle del Magdalena.
Morphology General Habit
Hierba
Conservation
Preocupación Menor

Native to:

Argentina Northeast, Argentina Northwest, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, French Guiana, Guatemala, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Jamaica, Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Nicaragua, Panamá, Paraguay, Peru, Puerto Rico, Suriname, Trinidad-Tobago, Uruguay, Venezuela

Introduced into:

Malaya

Dianthera comata L. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Strudwick, J.J. [4092], Brazil Justicia acuminata K001033123
Prance, G.T. [12002], Brazil Justicia acuminata K001033122
Prance, G.T. [13411], Brazil Justicia acuminata K001033126
Calderon, C.E. [2839], Brazil Justicia acuminata K001033125
Lowrie, S.R. [588], Brazil Justicia acuminata K001033124
Jun 18, 2012 Sello [76], Brazil Justicia comata K000529314
Jan 1, 2000 Sellow [s.n.], Brazil Justicia comata K000529194 isosyntype
Jan 1, 2000 Salzmann [s.n.], Bahia Justicia comata K000529192 holotype
Mar 1, 1998 Sinclair [s.n.] Justicia comata K000529187 isotype
Mar 1, 1998 Schomburgk [305], Guyana Justicia comata K000529190 lectotype
Mar 1, 1998 Sinclair [s.n.] Justicia comata K000529189 holotype
Jan 1, 1994 Linden, J. [1633], Tabasco Justicia comata K000064622 lectotype
Jan 1, 1994 Matuda, E. [2156], Mexico Justicia comata K000064621
Jan 1, 1980 Distin [s.n.], Jamaica Justicia comata K000529193
Jan 1, 1980 Schomburgk [305], Brazil Justicia comata K000529195
Jan 1, 1965 Hassler, E. [8294 a], Paraguay Justicia comata K000529183
Jan 1, 1965 Hassler, E. [8294], Paraguay Justicia comata K000529184
Tweedie [820], Brazil Justicia comata K000529185
Tweedie [s.n.], Rio Grande do Sul Justicia comata K000529186
Hartweg [687] Justicia comata K000529188
Harley, R.M. [17444], Brazil Justicia comata K001033220
Silva, N.T. [58310], Brazil Justicia comata K001033225
Hill, S.R. [13177], Brazil Justicia comata K001033224
Glaziou, A. [15290], Brazil Justicia comata K001033221
Berg, C.C. [P/17587], Brazil Justicia comata K001033218
Spruce, R. [s.n.], Ecuador Justicia comata K000202095
Prance, G.T. [14287], Brazil Justicia comata K001033231
Prance, G.T. [13436/A], Brazil Justicia comata K001033212
Trail, J.W.H. [655], Brazil Justicia comata K001033213
Prance, G.T. [14440], Brazil Justicia comata K001033211
Prance, G.T. [16819], Brazil Justicia comata K001033214
Sellow [s.n.], Brazil Justicia comata K000529196
Ule, E. [5220], Brazil Justicia comata K001033215
Krukoff, B.A. [8047], Brazil Justicia comata K001033222
s.coll. [s.n.], Brazil Justicia comata K001033229
Hamilton, W.D. [341], Brazil Justicia comata K001033227
Saint-Hilaire, A. [s.n.], Brazil Justicia comata K001033232
Prance, G.T. [13436], Brazil Justicia comata K001033230
Pires, J.M. [50993], Brazil Justicia comata K001033210
Irwin, H.S. [47923], Brazil Justicia comata K001033228
Tweedie [s.n.], Rio Grande do Sul Justicia comata K000529191
Prance, G.T. [12018], Brazil Justicia comata K001033216
Duarte, A.P. [1705], Brazil Justicia comata K001033303
Berg, C.C. [P17587], Brazil Justicia comata K001033223
Rambo, B. [40634], Brazil Justicia comata K001033226
[Martius] [278], Brazil Justicia comata K000529197
Prance, G.T. [16701], Brazil Justicia comata K001033219
Maas, P.J.M. [P 13138], Brazil Justicia comata K001033217

First published in Syst. Nat. ed. 10, 1: 850 (1758)

Not accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (2000). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS D: 1-30141. [Cited as Justicia comata.]

Literature

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