Heliconia

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Contains 1 accepted taxa overall.

Family:HELICONIACEAE
Common Name:HELICONIA
Specimen: View USF Herbarium specimens of this genus

Classification

Division
Class
Sub Class
Order ZINGIBERALES
FamilyHELICONIACEAE
Genus Heliconia

Citation

Citation HELICONIA Linnaeus, Mant. Pl. 2: 147, 211. 1771, nom. cons. vs. Bihai Miller 1754.
Basionym: **
Type: TYPE: Heliconia bihai (Linnaeus) Linnaeus (Musa bihai Linnaeus)

** Not applicable or data not available.

Species

Scientific NameCommon NameHerbarium SpecimensPhotos
Heliconia latispatha EXPANDED LOBSTERCLAW

Genus Synonyms

SynonymFull CitationBasionymType
Bihai Bihai Miller, Gard. Dict. Abr., ed. 4. 1754, nom. rej. vs. Heliconia Linnaeus 1771. TYPE: = Heliconia Linnaeus 1771.
Heliconiopsis Heliconiopsis Miquel, Fl. Ned. Ind. 3: 590. 1859. TYPE: Heliconiopsis amboinensis Miquel, nom. illegit. (Heliconia buccinata Roxburgh)