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).
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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
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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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