Veronica

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Contains 7 accepted taxa overall.

Family:PLANTAGINACEAE
Common Name:SPEEDWELL
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Classification

Division
Class
Sub Class
Order LAMIALES
FamilyPLANTAGINACEAE
Genus Veronica

Citation

Citation VERONICA Linnaeus, Sp. Pl. 9. 1753.
Basionym: **
Type: TYPE: Veronica officinalis Linnaeus Lectotypified by Britton & A. Brown, Ill. Fl. N. U.S., ed. 2. 3: 199. 1913.

** Not applicable or data not available.

Species

Scientific NameCommon NameHerbarium SpecimensPhotos
Veronica agrestis GREEN FIELD SPEEDWELL
Veronica anagallis-aquatica WATER SPEEDWELL
Veronica arvensis CORN SPEEDWELL
Veronica hederifolia IVYLEAF SPEEDWELL
Veronica peregrina NECKWEED
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Genus Synonyms

SynonymFull CitationBasionymType
Aidelus Aidelus Sprengel, Syst. Veg. 4(2): 11, 17. 1827. TYPE: Aidelus micranthus Sprengel
Beccabunga Beccabunga Hill, Brit. Herb. 94. 1756. TYPE: Non designatus.
Cardia Cardia Dulac, Fl. Hautes-Pyrénées 387. 1867, non Reichenbach 1828. TYPE: = Veronica Linnaeus 1753, by lectotypification.
Cochlidiosperma Cochlidiosperma (Reichenbach) Reichenbach, Hand. Nat. Pfl.-Syst. 198. 1837.BASIONYM: Veronica Linnaeus, subg. Cochlidiosperma Reichenbach, Fl. Germ. Excurs. 365. 1831.TYPE: Cochlidiosperma hederifolia (Linnaeus) Opiz (Veronica hederifolia Linnaeus) Lectotypified by Pouzar, Preslia 36: 338. 1964.
Cymbophyllum Cymbophyllum F. Mueller, Hooker's J. Bot. Kew Gard. Misc. 8: 202. 1856. TYPE: Non designatus.
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