Lantana × polyacantha Schauer

First published in A.P.de Candolle, Prodr. 11: 597 (1847)
This hybrid is accepted
The native range of this hybrid is Mexico to Central America. It is a shrub and grows primarily in the seasonally dry tropical biome. The hybrid formula is L. hirsuta × L. horrida.

Distribution

Native to:

Costa Rica, Guatemala, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Panamá

Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

Classification

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An alternative taxonomy had been proposed by the following authorities:

  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. [Cited as Lantana camara.]
  • Sanders, R.W. (2006). Taxonomy of Lantana sect. Lantana (Verbenaceae): I. Correct application of Lantana camara and associated names. Sida 22: 381-421. [Cited as Lantana horrida.]

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Sanders, R.W. (2012). Taxonomy of Lantana sect. Lantana (Verbenaceae): II. Taxonomic revision. Journal of the Botanical Research Institute of Texas 6: 403-441.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Sources

  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
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  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
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