Lechea

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Contains 9 accepted taxa overall.

Family:CISTACEAE
Common Name:PINWEED
Specimen: View USF Herbarium specimens of this genus

Classification

Division
Class
Sub Class
Order MALVALES
FamilyCISTACEAE
Genus Lechea

Citation

Citation LECHEA Linnaeus, Sp. Pl. 90. 1753.
Basionym: **
Type: TYPE: Lechea minor Linnaeus 1753. Lectotypified by Britton & A. Brown, Ill. Fl. N. U.S., ed. 2. 2: 542. 1913.

** Not applicable or data not available.

Species

Scientific NameCommon NameHerbarium SpecimensPhotos
Lechea cernua NODDING PINWEED; SCRUB PINWEED
Lechea deckertii DECKERT'S PINWEED
Lechea divaricata DRYSAND PINWEED; SPREADING PINWEED
Lechea lakelae LAKELA'S PINWEED
Lechea minor THYMELEAF PINWEED
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Genus Synonyms

SynonymFull CitationBasionymType
Lechidium Lechidium Spach, in Hooker, Companion Bot. Mag. 2: 286. 1837. TYPE: Lechidium drummondii Spach 1837.