Torenia

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Contains 2 accepted taxa overall.

Family:LINDERNIACEAE
Common Name:TORENIA
Specimen: View USF Herbarium specimens of this genus

Classification

Division
Class
Sub Class
Order LAMIALES
FamilyLINDERNIACEAE
Genus Torenia

Citation

Citation TORENIA Linnaeus, Sp. Pl. 619. 1753.
Basionym: **
Type: TYPE: Torenia asiatica Linnaeus

** Not applicable or data not available.

Species

Scientific NameCommon NameHerbarium SpecimensPhotos
Torenia crustacea MALAYSIAN FALSE PIMPERNEL
Torenia fournieri BLUEWINGS; WISHBONE FLOWER

Genus Synonyms

SynonymFull CitationBasionymType
Caela Caela Adanson, Fam. Pl. 2: 209, 529. 1763. TYPE: = Torenia Linnaeus 1753.
Legazpia Legazpia Blanco, Fl. Filip., ed. 2. 338. 1845. TYPE: Legazpia triptera Blanco
Nortenia Nortenia Du Petit-Thouars, Gen. Nov. Madagasc. 9. 1806. TYPE: Nortenia thouarsii Chamisso & Schlechtendal
Pentsteria Pentsteria Griffith, Notul. Pl. Asiat. 4: 118, 759. 1854. TYPE: Non designatus.