Lobelia

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Contains 15 accepted taxa overall.

Family:CAMPANULACEAE
Common Name:LOBELIA
Genus Notes:The genus Lobelia is very species rich and its circumscription requires revision with respect to other similar but segregated genera (Antonelli 2008; Lagomarsino et al. 2014; Chen et al. 2016).
Specimen: View USF Herbarium specimens of this genus

Classification

Division
Class
Sub Class
Order ASTERALES
FamilyCAMPANULACEAE
Genus Lobelia

Citation

Citation LOBELIA Linnaeus, Sp. Pl. 929. 1753.
Basionym: **
Type: TYPE: Lobelia dortmanna Linnaeus Lectotypified by Britton & A. Brown, Ill. Fl. N. U.S., ed. 2. 3: 299. 1913.

** Not applicable or data not available.

Species

Scientific NameCommon NameHerbarium SpecimensPhotos
Lobelia amoena SOUTHERN LOBELIA
Lobelia apalachicolensis APALACHICOLA LOBELIA
Lobelia boykinii BOYKIN'S LOBELIA
Lobelia brevifolia SHORTLEAF LOBELIA
Lobelia cardinalis CARDINALFLOWER
Lobelia feayana BAY LOBELIA
Lobelia flaccidifolia FOLDEAR LOBELIA
Lobelia floridana FLORIDA LOBELIA
Lobelia georgiana SOUTHERN LOBELIA
Lobelia glandulosa GLADE LOBELIA
Lobelia homophylla PINELAND LOBELIA
Lobelia nuttallii NUTTALL'S LOBELIA
Lobelia paludosa WHITE LOBELIA
Lobelia puberula DOWNY LOBELIA
Lobelia rogersii MCVAUGH'S LOBELIA

Genus Synonyms

SynonymFull CitationBasionymType
Cardinalis Cardinalis Fabricius, Enum. 122. 1759. TYPE: = Lobelia Linnaeus 1753.
Dombrowskya Dombrowskya C. Presl, Prodr. Monogr. Lobel. 8. 1836. TYPE: Domborwskya unidentata (Aiton) C. Presl (Lobelia unidentata Aiton) Lectotypified by Pfeiffer, Nomencl. Bot. 1: 1117. 1874.
Dortmanna Dortmanna Hill, Brit. Herb. 126. 1756. TYPE: Lobelia dortmanna Linnaeus = Lobelia Linnaeus 1753, by lectotypification.
Grammatotheca Grammatotheca C. Presl, Prodr. Monogr. Lobel. 43. 1836. TYPE: Grammatotheca bergiana (Chamisso) C. Presl (Lobelia bergiana Chamisso) Lectotypified by Pfeiffer, Nomencl. Bot. 1: 1493. 1874.
Holostigma Holostigma G. Don, Gen. Hist. 3: 698, 716. 1834. TYPE: Holostigma dioicum (R. Brown) G. Don (Lobelia dioica R. Brown)
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