African Plant Database

Ruellia rivularis (Benoist) Boivin ex Benoist
Protologue : Fl. Madagasc. 182: 71 (1967)
Information on the genus : Ruellia
Basionym : Ruellia prostrata var. rivularis Benoist
Statuts nomenclatural : illegitimate homonym
Status for MA : rejected (endemic), is synonym of : Ruellia prostrata Poir.
Status for SA : rejected (present)
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Ruellia prostrata Poir.
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Ruellia prostrata var. rivularis Benoist (1945)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Ruellia prostrata Poir. (1804)
=Ruellia genduana (Schweinf.) C.B. Clarke
=Dipteracanthus genduanus Schweinf.
=Ruellia nubica Delile
Ecology and distribution
Biol./Eco : Herb, Shrub; distribution: Endemic to Madagascar.
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see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under Missouri Botanical Garden
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Record n°209484 created 2009-08-19 - modified 2013-07-04
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