Verbena

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Contains 11 accepted taxa overall.

Family:VERBENACEAE
Common Name:VERVAIN
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Classification

Division
Class
Sub Class
Order LAMIALES
FamilyVERBENACEAE
Genus Verbena

Citation

Citation VERBENA Linnaeus, Sp. Pl. 18. 1753.
Basionym: **
Type: TYPE: Verbena officinalis Linnaeus Lectotypified by Britton & A. Brown, Ill. Fl. N. U.S., ed. 2. 3: 94. 1913.

** Not applicable or data not available.

Species

Scientific NameCommon NameHerbarium SpecimensPhotos
Verbena bracteata BIGBRACT VERVAIN
Verbena brasiliensis BRAZILIAN VERVAIN
Verbena carnea CAROLINA FALSE VERVAIN
Verbena halei TEXAS VERVAIN
Verbena incompta PURPLETOP VERVAIN
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Genus Synonyms

SynonymFull CitationBasionymType
Obletia Obletia Le Monnier ex Rozier, Intr. Observ. Phys. Hist. Nat. 1: 367. 1771. TYPE: Obletia verbenalacacea Le Monnier ex Rozier
Styleruodon Styleurodon Rafinesque, Fl. Tellur. 2: 104. 1837 ("1836"). TYPE: Styleurodon carolinianum Rafinesque 1837, nom. illegit. (Phyrma caroliniensis Walter 1788.) = Stylodon Rafinesque 1825.
Stylodon Stylodon Rafinesque, Neogenyton 2. 1825. TYPE: Stylodon scabrum Rafinesque 1825, nom. illegit. (Phryma caroliniensis Walter 1788.)
Uwarowia Uwarowia Bunge, Bull. Sci. Acad. Imp. Sci. Saint-Pétersbourg 7: 278. 1840. TYPE: Uwarowia chrysanthemifolia Bunge, nom. illegi. (Verbena sulphurea Sweet)