Asystasia gangetica

Family:ACANTHACEAE
Species:Asystasia gangetica (L.)T.Anderson
Common Name:CHINESE VIOLET
Plant Notes:**
Status:Not Native, EPPC(II), UPL (NWPL)
Specimen: View specimen details in the USF Herbarium Specimen Database

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Classification

FamilyACANTHACEAE
Genus Asystasia
Species Asystasia gangetica (L.)T.Anderson - CHINESE VIOLET

Citation

Citation ASYSTASIA GANGETICA (Linnaeus) T. Anderson, in Thwaites, Enum. Pl. Zeyl. 235. 1860.
Basionym: Justicia gangetica Linnaeus 1756.
Type: INDIA: Without data (lectotype: LINN 28.27). Lectotypified by Malik & Ghafoor, in Nasir & Ali, Fl. Pakistan 188: 68. 1988.

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Source

CountyHerbariaLiterature Citation (If Applicable)
Broward USF  
Highlands FLAS  
Hillsborough USF  
Martin USF  
Miami-Dade USF  
Monroe Keys USF  
Okeechobee USF  
Palm Beach USF  
Pinellas FLAS  

Synonyms

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SynonymFull CitationBasionymType
Asystasia coromandeliana Asystasia coromandeliana Nees von Esenbeck, in Wallich, Pl. Asiat. Rar. 3: 89. 1832, nom. illegit.BASIONYM: Justicia gangetica Linnaeus 1756. 
Justicia gangetica Justicia gangetica Linnaeus, Cent. Pl. 2: 3. 1756. TYPE: INDIA: Without data (lectotype: LINN 28.27). Lectotypified by Malik & Ghafoor, in Nasir & Ali, Fl. Pakistan 188: 68. 1988.
Ruellia zeylanica Ruellia zeylanica Roxburgh, Hort. Bengal. 46. 1814. TYPE: INDIA: Kerala: Malabar, without data (lectotype: Rheede, Hort. Malab. 9: t. 45. 1689). Lectotypified by I. M. Turner, Taxon 62: 159. 2013.